Save Instagram photos to your device
You can save photos that you've filtered and edited on Instagram to your phone. To save your photos to your phone:
Instagram app for Android
  1. Tap profile or your profile picture in the bottom right to go to your profile.
  2. Tap more options in the top right, then tap settingsSettings.
  3. Tap Account, then tap Original posts.
  4. Tap switch off next to Save original posts to turn it on.
  5. Tap switch off next to Save posted photos/Save posted videos to turn it on.
Instagram app for iPhone
  1. Tap profile or your profile picture in the bottom right to go to your profile.
  2. Tap more options in the top right, then tap settingsSettings.
  3. Tap Account, then tap Original photos.
  4. Tap switch off next to Save original photos to turn it on.
When you have Save original photos or Save original posts turned on, every photo you post on Instagram will also be saved to your phone's library.
Note: People using Instagram on Android may see a delay in photos appearing in their phone’s Instagram photo album.
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