How to: try out Facebook Lite now

Facebook's new stripped-down alternative version launched today in the US and India only but you can sneakily try it out now. All you need to do is go

"Full fat" Facebook

Facebook Lite

As you can see Lite takes Facebook back to basics, losing apps and the left hand menu in favour of just the newsfeed and buttons to 'write on wall', 'post photo' and 'post video'. It also continues to recommend Fan Pages and people you might know.

Let us know what you think of Facebook Lite. Do you prefer it or do you want more bells and whistles?