VK for Windows Phone

VK, a popular social networking site in Russia and other Russian-speaking countries, has had a Windows Phone app for some time. This week, the app got a major update to version 4.0 with a bunch of new features added.

If you download the app from the Windows Phone Store, here's what you can expect to see with VK version 4.0:

  • in-app notifications about friends birthdays
  • manage users black list
  • add users and groups to favorites
  • new audio player capabilities: view lyrics and current playlist
  • it is possible now to hide a news source in news recommendations and other news lists
  • videos uploaded by users or groups as well as video albums are now represented in separate lists
  • suggested news support
  • you may start writing a news post and continue later -- the app stores the draft
  • quick in-app help is available through Support menu option
  • the app is translated to Brazilian Portuguese.

There is a version of VK for Windows 8.1 as well, but there's no indication that app has received the 4.0 update yet.

Thanks to Alexander for the tip!

Download VK from the Windows Phone Store (free)

Download VK from the Windows Store (free)