There are some apps that are insanely popular, Instagram for iPhone and iPod touch is one of them. The feature and functionality of this app is very simple. Instagram allows you to snap pictures using the camera on your iPhone or iPod touch and add beautiful effects to it using the wide variety of filters it offers. Android users have waited for this app a long time and now the developers have finally allowed people to register for Instagram for Android. The app is expected to release soon.
As previously mentioned, Instagram has become insanely popular on the App Store. The developers revealed recently that they have over 30 million users and the numbers continue to grow with each passing day. When the app finally comes to Android, the userbase will definitely sky rocket. Until last year Instagram had 15 million registered users, then merely within 12 months the number doubled. The developers believe that the success of iPhone 4S has contributed much to this. It’s actually true, because the iPhone 4S has an amazing 8 megapixel camera which is just perfect for use with Instagram.
Right now, Instagram for Android is in private beta. The developers previewed the app at SXSW 2012. They also said that the Android version of Instagram is actually better than it’s iOS counterpart. There is no official word regarding release date as yet, but Android users will be delighted to know that they can now register for Instagram for Android.
It can safely be said that Instagram for Android will be a huge success. Over 850,000 new Android devices are activated daily around the world. There are many Android devices in the market right now which feature impressive cameras. Android users have heard so much about the Instagram app for iPhone that most of them will definitely try the app on their devices as well. The developers assure us that Instagram for Android will not fail to impress.
If you’re interested in registering for the Android version of Instagram, you can sign up here. You will need to enter your email address in order to sign up. An email will be sent to you as soon as Instagram for Android is available for download via the Google Play Store. The best thing about this app is that it’s available for free download on iPhone and iPod touch via the iTunes App Store. The Android version will obviously be a free download as well.