Instagram now has an app for Windows 10 tablets
Instagram has expanded its app availability tousers of tablets running Microsofts Windows 10. The Facebook-owned, visual content social sharingplatformannounced the new appin a blog post yesterday. Its most notable as theres still no iPad app for Instagram. Although Instagramlaunched a Windows 10 Mobile app back in April.
Instagram says any device running Windows 10 can use itsapp, which is available for download in theWindows App Store.Although,forWindows 10 devices other than tablets and smartphones, it notescertain features maynot be supported such as capturing and uploading videos or photos. (As The Verge notes, the app requires a touchscreen Windows 10 device to actually upload content.)
Features wise, the Windows 10 appincludes the Snapchat-esque Instagram Stories, as well as direct messagesand the Explore feed.
Users can alsocapture, edit and share content directly from theirWindows 10 tablet device, assuming they have the necessary hardware to do so.
While this summer Instagram said its monthly active users had hit 500M, doubling its active usage intwo years.