Instagram
Top 14%32 points
Top 14%
Key features and highlights

Instagram: 23 facts and highlights

1. Can rotate the image

This can be used to rotate the image for an interesting effect, or more commonly to correct the image if it is at a slight angle.
Instagram
64% have it

2. number of filters

Filters allow you to apply effects to your image with one touch, usually with a range of effects such as retro films or sketches.

3. Higher rating on Google Play

The app has a higher rating on Google Play, showing the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The lowest score is 1, with 5 being the highest.

4. Higher rating on the App Store

The app has a higher rating on Apple’s App Store (rating from all versions), showing the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The lowest score is 1, with 5 being the highest.

5. Free application

You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
Instagram
41% have it

6. smaller app size (iOS app)

A smaller size means that the app will take up less space on your Apple device. This leaves more space for other apps, as well as other data such as photos and music.

7. Is compatible with Android

It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
Instagram
72% have it

8. Ad-free

Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.
Instagram
70% have it

9. Can capture photos

You can take photos within the app. This allows you to do everything from capturing the image to editing all within one app, instead of having to import an image taken with another camera application.
Instagram
80% have it

10. Has photo challenges

Users are given regular challenges to complete such as taking a photo of a particular place or object, with the best ones being singled out for exposure and sometimes prizes.
Instagram
7% have it

11. Is a social network

It is a social network, which has features such as commenting and tagging. This means you can share content quickly and easily and engage with a community.
Instagram
13% have it

12. Has tilt shift

Tilt shift is a technique which can be used to achieve the “diorama” effect, whereby you can make normal images look as if they were taken of small models. It works by applying a blur to parts of the image which simulates a shallower depth of field, even on objects far away.
Instagram
28% have it

13. Integrates with social networks

It allows you to share information to popular social networks.
Instagram
97% have it

14. more languages supported

You can use a wider range of languages in the application. This allows you to use it in the language you choose and makes it suitable for more users around the world.

15. Can adjust contrast

Adjusting the contrast affects the difference between light and dark areas of the image. You can fine tune it to meet your needs, such as increasing the contrast to make your subject stand out more.
Instagram
72% have it

16. Can adjust brightness

If your photo is too bright or dark, you can adjust the brightness in order to get a well-balanced image.
Instagram
72% have it

17. Has geotagging

You can tag your photos/videos at the specific location where you took them. This gives you another way to organise them, and also makes them more discoverable by other people.
Instagram
18% have it

18. Captioning

You can add captions and titles to your photos.
Instagram
49% have it

19. social network users

The social network has a higher number of users, indicating it is a more popular platform. This makes it easier to find content you like and to interact with other people.

20. Has privacy options

You can change your privacy settings so that not all content is available for public viewing.
Instagram
7% have it

21. Is compatible with Windows Phone

It is compatible with a range of Windows Phone devices.
Instagram
16% have it

22. Is compatible with iOS

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
Instagram
82% have it

23. more estimated monthly users

With more users it is likely that more people you know will use the app too.

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