facebook image sizes


Uploaded images

This is the maximum size of the image you can upload.

    • Width: 2048px
    • Height: 2048px

Pinned post picture size

This is the size of the picture of your pinned post. Will not be scaled down so that smaller
dimension matches 403 pixels. Facebook will take the centre of the image and cut it out
accordingly. You can later adjust the horizontal (landscape images) or vertical (portrait images)
position of the picture.

  • Width: 403px
  • Height: 403px

Pictures displayed in Facebook

This is the maximum size of the image as shown in slide show or album.

  • Width: 960px
  • Height: 720px

Facebook header image size for timeline

This is the big picture (also known as Facebook cover photo) for Facebook’s timeline.

  • Width: 851px
  • Height: 315px

Facebook event image sizes

You can use your standard 851×315 pixel header image. However, Facebook scales and crops it t 785×295 pixels.

  • Width: 785px
  • Height: 295px

Facebook event Newsfeed update

  • Width: 470px
  • Height: 174px

Facebook upcoming events dimensions

  • Width: 150px
  • Height: 100px

Application icons for timeline view

These are the icons that are displayed on a fan page that has Facebook timeline enabled. If your
picture exceeds these limits, your icon will be resized and converted.

  • Width: 111px
  • Height: 74px
  • Maximum file size: 5MB

Facebook application favicon size

This is the tiny icon that is being displayed on the left hand side of your news feed, where the
applications that you use are.

  • Width: 16px
  • Height: 16px

Facebook milestone picture size

This is the size you use for milestone pictures such as company’s foundation date. This is also the
size for starred (highlighted) posts. The image in the post will be scaled down accordingly, if it
exceeds the limits.

  • Width: 843 pixels
  • Height: 403 pixels

Profile picture for timeline pages

Recently updated sizes for timeline. The new width and height are 180px which will be automatically scaled down to following:

  • Width: 32px
  • Height: 32px

It’s extremely important to choose a picture that can be scaled down as the profile pictures that are
displayed on timeline posts
[sociallocker id=”958″]are really small. Best practice is to choose your logo.


The image that is displayed next to the link when you click like or share something.

  • Width: 90px
  • Height: 90px


Facebook App Center Image Sizes

Facebook App Center Cover

The cover image for the app center, but it is partly covered by the app center icon image.

  • Width: 800px
  • Height: 150px

Facebook App Center icon

This is the icon that covers the app center. Attention: This partly covers your App Center cover

  • Width: 125px
  • Height: 125px

Facebook App Center Web Banner

This is the image that goes to the left of your screenshots in Facebook App Center.

  • Width: 155px
  • Height: 100px

Facebook App Center 3 Screenshots

These are the screenshots in Facebook App Center.

  • Width: 320px between 2048px
  • Height: 320px between 2048px

Facebook Offer Image Size

Facebook Offers

Headline text: 90 characters
Terms and conditions text: 900 characters
Offer image size: 90 x 90 px

Facebook Ads Image Sizes

Facebook ads

Picture in the ad

  • Width: 100px
  • Height: 72px
  • Size: 5MB

Text in ad

  • Header: 25 characters
  • Body copy: 90 characters

Facebook status update

Status update length: 63,206 characters
Comment length: unlimited


Facebook Video Sizes

Facebook Video Size

The maximum size of video you can upload

  • Size: 1.75GB
  • Length: 45 minutes

Source: https://web.facebook.com/help/124738474272230


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