Twitter Lite

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231K reviews
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Mature 17+
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About this app

Get breaking news, politics, trending music, world events, sports scores, and the latest global news stories as they unfold. Easily market your business, find out the weather, interact with global brands and, quickly provide or receive customer service - all with less data.

Same Twitter features, new data saver capacity.

Enjoy improved notifications for world news events, sports scores, weather updates, and the latest in local news. Get real time updates for the news stories you care about. Save Bookmarks, Tweet in 280 characters, share trending videos, images, and much more.

Twitter Lite is fast to install, space- and data-friendly:
1. Data saver — less than 3MB to install, so it doesn’t take up much space on your phone.
2. See sports scores, entertainment, global news, and politics quickly on 2G and 3G networks.
3. Turn on data saver mode to download only the images or videos you want to see.

Get the latest news as it unfolds. From breaking news and sports to entertainment, trending music, live news, politics, weather updates and world news events, it all happens on Twitter. Be a part of the conversation and see what’s happening.

Here’s how:

Home Timeline
• See what entertainment and sports personalities, friends or other people are talking about.
• Follow local news, world events, politics, sports scores, and more.
• See Tweets, images, videos, and live news updates for today’s biggest news events.
• Retweet, share, like, bookmark or reply to Tweets in your timeline.
• Chat with the world. Write a Tweet to let your social network know what’s happening.

• See breaking news, trending topics, and the latest hashtags from across the world.
• Be in the know about entertainment, politics, local news, and world events.
• Explore news stories and chat or tweet about live news with your social network.
• Search for entertainment personalities, trending topics, and breaking news to follow.
• Experience dynamic media — like trending music, images, videos, live news broadcasts, and GIFs.

Direct Messages
• Chat privately with friends and followers about live news events or what’s happening near you.
• Share Tweets, images and videos to specific people.
• Create a private group conversation so you can chat about what’s happening.

• See the best Tweets you may have missed.
• Discover which of your Tweets were liked or Retweeted.
• Respond to replies or be alerted to Tweets you were mentioned in.

Don’t want to be public? You can make your account private so only people you want can follow you and see your Tweets.

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Learn how to use Twitter Lite in the Help Center

Twitter Lite is currently compatible with devices supporting Android versions 5.0 and above.
Updated on
May 27, 2021

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Ratings and reviews

226K reviews
joshua lemus
August 5, 2020
It crashes sometimes, the screen goes flickering white and black, it's kinda scary. Also, I miss the non-lite feature of saving my feed scroll position, I wonder if it takes much more space to add that feature, but anyway that's not a big deal. On the other hand, I find the "home" button on top of the screen to be somehow annoying, it often makes me lose my feed position by accidentally pressing it. Maybe make it smaller. It's not that bad after all, but it could be better.
5,548 people found this review helpful
A Google user
October 10, 2018
I think the lite version is very good. But there is still some area that need to be fix. First, when i push the menu button on the top left corner, the menu show up kinda slow, laggy. Then the second one is, when i scroll down someone's tweet quite long, then i push and see the tweet, but after push the back button, the position is back to the first tweet. I hope u can fix this. If the problem fix, it will be awesome.
6,322 people found this review helpful
Светлана Баранова
October 22, 2021
Some time ago twitter added this feature, when you open application once in a while and get lots of annoying notifications "in case you missed". Lots of people hate it but no one have found a way to turn it off. Option "see less often" doesn't work. For me that ruins everything. There's no sense in communicating with friends if every time you anticipate an answer you get another one "in case you missed".
3,213 people found this review helpful

What's new

We’ve completely rewritten Twitter Lite to be faster, more reliable, and up-to-date with new features – so you can enjoy all of the Twitter with less of the data.