Android provides many conveniences but you can certainly turn off some of the features which do not fancy your liking. This article explains how to get rid of Facebook contacts from phonebook with ease.

Contacts sync feature can work awesomely with messaging applications such as WhatsApp or video chats such as Skype, however, the application can’t work amazingly with social media. Managing thousands of contacts in your phonebook data can be quite a hassle.

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Remove Facebook Contacts

1. Locate the application

Find the Facebook application; locating is usually easy for regular users. Tap on the Facebook app.

2. Enter settings

There are a few ways town enter the app’s settings. The easiest way is accessed by tapping on the menu key on your handset.

A pop menu with several options appears. Select the settings. The settings will be launched on the screen.

3.  Don’t Sync

Scroll down to see the ‘Sync contacts’ option then tap on it. After tapping a new screen shows up. Tap on the ‘Don’t Sync’ option to remove Contacts from Phonebook. The application will no longer sync contacts to your phonebook.

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