Hello guys, I hope you are doing well. Today we take with another tutorial on how to download Instagram for PC/windows 7/windows 8/ windows 8.1/mac.If you are selfie lover you might have heard of Instagram. If you not heard about it, than don’t worry we are going to tell everything about.
Well I tell you first that Instagram is an android app. Like every many users want to download Instagram app for PC/mac. But, you know like most of the android app it is not available for PC or mac.So our whole guide is only on this how to download Instagram for PC/windows 7/windows 8/ windows 8.1/mac.So read this article from top to bottom to know everything about Instagram and how to use it on PC or mac.
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What is Instagram?
So let me clear what actually is Instagram. Instagram is camera and photo/video sharing app owned by Facebook developed only for android smartphone devices.If you are a freak of taking selfies than this app is only for you. You can capture selfies, photos and videos from this app with lot of enhancing effects and quickly share it on your Facebook, google+, twitter accounts.
With lots of enhancing and filter effect, Instagram is the most famous app for selfies. The demand for launching of this app on other platforms is increasing. But sadly it is now developed for android smartphones devices.May be developers of android don’t like mac or windows people, well jokes apart. But you know, nothing is impossible. There is a way you can use this Instagram app on PC/mac. So read this article further to know how to download this app for PC.
Download Instagram for PC using Bluestacks.
So let me tell you truth, Instagram is only developed for android smartphones and not for other platforms. You can’t download it for PC. I said you can’t download it for PC, but you can use it in PC. You are thinking that I am crazy.
Well, yea I am. Yeah you can’t download it for pc but you can use Instagram on PC by using an android emulator. Have you ever played game like Tekken 3 or God of wars in pc. You might be not known that these games are developed only for PlayStation, So how could you play these games on PC?.
The answer is the emulator. “An emulator is a hardware device or a program that pretends to be another particular device or program that other components expect to interact with”. Quiet complex definition hmm. In easy language, It is a software that is used to run software of other platforms.
So back to the topic, You can run Instagram on PC using an emulator called bluestacks. Bluestacks is and android emulator that provide environment of android on PC or mac. You can’t only run Instagram but most of the android app on your PC or mac. The most happiest thing about bluestacks is that it is free of cost. So If you want to know how to download bluestacks and install it in PC or mac then please proceed.
How to download and install Bluestacks for PC or mac
So below are the detailed steps to download and install bluestacks for PC and run Instagram through bluestacks<.
Things you required to download and install bluestacks
- A good speed internet with at least 400 MB of data.
- A PC/Laptop/Mac book with minimum dual core processor and 2 GB ram.
So let’s start
- First go to official bluestacks site by clicking this link.Download bluestacks.
- Next you will find the download bluestacks option on the page click that, and your downloading of around 13 Mb’s setup starts.
- Don’t get excited after download the bluestacks setup. You have to spend some more Data.
- Run the bluestacks setup. Now, it will start download the renaming files of around 300 MB from it’s server.Note: Please make sure your internet speed is good. If after running setup download interrupted between,than it might download the whole data again.
- After the successful downloading, Bluestacks will install automatically in your system file drive.
- You would see a new icon of bluestacks on desktop. Click that icon to launch bluestacks. First time After installing bluestacks will launch automatically. If it doesn’t than launch it from desktop.It will take some time in initializing first time.
- After initialization select the type of home screen you want. I preferred the apex launcher home screen. Then a tutorial will show you how to use bluestacks.
- You will see the android play store icon on the home screen. Click that icon and register on play store with your existing google account or create a new account.
- Next search of Instagram app on android play store and install it.
- You will now see Instagram icon on home screen click to launch and register on Instagram.
So that’s all guys. Thanks for read Instagram for PC. Now you can use Instagram app on your PC or mac. If you have a web cam in your PC than it will automatically detected my bluestacks and works like a smartphone camera to capture pictures.
We tried to explain every steps very clearly. I hope you all understood Download instagram for pc/windows 7/windows 8.1/mac with bluestacks. Please give your feedback in the comment. If you still have any doubts about download Instagram for PC, Then please feel free to ask in comment or contact us.
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