'Facebook's app cannot be deleted off certain Samsung devices leading many users to complain on social media over concerns about their privacy.
Social media users claim they only had the option to disable the app, but none to permanently delete it from their devices.
Certain Android-based devices come with the Facebook app already installed, leading to questions about a behind the scenes deal between the two companies.
Nick Winke, a photographer in the Pacific northwest, came across forums online and was alarmed to learn that the software couldn't be deleted from some Samsung phones.
Mr Winke used Facebook on his Samsung Galaxy S8, which was already built into his phone, to connect with friends but claims he 'didn't want to be stuck with it'.
After reading the comments online, he tried to delete the software but found that it was 'undeletable'.
'It just absolutely baffles me that if I wanted to completely get rid of Facebook that it essentially would still be on my phone, which brings up more questions,' Mr Winke said in an interview with Bloomberg.
'Can they still track your information, your location, or whatever else they do? We the consumer should have say in what we want and don't want on our products.'
Twitter user Stephanie Carlotti wrote: 'You can't delete the app from Android at all. You can only DISABLE it, but you cannot DELETE the app entirely; nor can you delete the many underlying data tracking and logging files you can easily find for yourself by looking in File Manager. Facebook is greedy and dishonest.'
Jake Hamby also wrote: 'I totally understand why people who buy Android phones get mad that they can’t delete the Facebook app or some other bloatware from the system. '
Read more: Samsung users CAN'T delete Facebook app: Furious customers take to social media after being unable to remove the software in the wake of revelations over the firm's handling of data
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