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Instagram for Android adds video recording

Instagram for Android gets a new major update, this is version 4.0, an update which adds video recording, but only supported on devices with Jellybean (4.1) and above. All Android versions can already play videos on Instagram, will soon be enable capturing videos on many other Android devices.


Instagram for Android – Description:

Over 130 million users love Instagram!
It’s a simple way to capture and share the world’s moments on your Android.

Customize your photos and videos with one of several gorgeous and custom built filter effects. Transform everyday moments into works of art you’ll want to share with friends and family.

Share your photos and video in a simple photo stream with friends to see – and follow your friends’ photos with the click of a single button. Every day you open up Instagram, you’ll see new photos from your closest friends, and creative people from around the world.


• 100% free custom designed filters: XPro-II, Earlybird, Rise, Amaro, Hudson, Lo-fi, Sutro, Toaster, Brannan, Inkwell, Walden, Hefe, Nashville, 1977, and others.
• Linear and Radial Tilt-Shift blur effects for extra depth of field.
• Instant sharing to Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, Tumblr and Foursquare
• Unlimited uploads
• Interact with friends through giving & receiving likes and comments
• Works with Android versions 2.2 and above that support OpenGL ES 2
• And much much more…

New features in Instagram 4.0 for Android:

  • When you go to take a photo on Instagram, you’ll now see a movie camera icon. Tap it to enter video mode
  • Press and hold the record button to take up to 15 seconds of video through the Instagram camera.
  • Switch to the front-facing camera to record videos
  • Simply lift your finger off  to pause recording to record multiple clips within 15 seconds
  • Built-in Cinema feature in the iPhone 4S and iPhone 5 lets you stabilize your video after you capturing it.
  • There are 13 video filters to choose from including Stinson, Vesper, Dogpatch and more.
  • Slect your favorite scene to set as a cover image for a video before posting it

Instagram for Android is available for free on Google Play.

Download | Google Play

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