Having the latest version of Instagram is a must if you want to take full advantage of the opportunities it offers which is better for your real Instagram followers.

Being first in something makes a difference and allows you to go ahead of your competition. Thanks to the new advances, you make all those old accounts that do not update their contents stop being updated.

Today you will learn everything you can update on Instagram: the application, the stories and the news.

I created this menu to go directly to the content you want, before reading all the ways to update Instagram:

How to update the Instagram application

There are several concepts that we must consider before seeing how to update Instagram on our mobile. The first thing we have to see if there is an update. To do this, do the following:

Update on iPhone

Let's see how to update Instagram on iPhone (suitable even for iPhone 4):

  • iPhone (including iPhone 4): enter AppStore and go to the " Updates " tab. Search Instagram within the listing. Next to the name should appear an " Update " button. If it says "Open" it means that you already have the latest version of Instagram available and updated.
  • A tip: activate the update of electronic applications in the background to always have the latest version.

Update on Android

Let's see how to update Instagram in Android:

Android: all Android models work the same (Samsung included). Access the " Play Store " app. Through the menu navigate to " My applications and games ". Next, look for Instagram on the list. If the " Update " button appears, you need to update Instagram. If the " Open " button appears merely, you have the latest version.

If you want to update Instagram without Play Store, you need to have the root mode activated on your system, to be able to edit the apps freely. Do you want me to prepare a manual on how to update Instagram without the Play Store? Leave me a comment if you need it.

Update in Windows Phone

To update Instagram on Windows Phone do the following:

  • Enter the Windows Store inside your mobile
  • Search Instagram in the search engine
  • Next to the app will appear a button that says "Update.
  • You may be asked to restart your mobile. If asked, accept to update Instagram on Windows Phone.
  • If you have another mobile that I have not named before, you will just have to go to the "Apps Store" of your device and look for the Instagram application to update.

How to update Instagram on PC

For the active ones that you want to know how to update Instagram from PC, it will depend on how you use the app.

If you use Instagram from your website, you do not need to update the app. However, if you downloaded Instagram for PC with BlueStacks directly access the Play Store within the emulator and follow the steps I explained above to update Instagram from Android, this is how Instagram is updated on the computer.