Instagram Rocket

v262.0 (T3.8.1)


Adds new features to Instagram:

  • Save any photo or video to Camera Roll
  • Hold down on an image or video to view high resolution version of i
  • Double tap or hold on a profile picture to view it in full-screen
  • Mute and unmute users from home and activity feed
  • Hide sponsored ads
  • Show following status on user profile
  • Share images with third-party apps
  • View direct messages without notifying sender
  • Change feed layout between grid or list view
  • Shows confirmation message when double tapping a post to like it
  • View exact timestamp of a post (date and time)
  • View stories without marking them as seen
  • Download photos and videos from stories
  • Manually mark stories as seen
  • Show entire gallery instead of last 24 hours in story maker

Last updated: February 12, 2023

Developer: Majd Alfhaily

Version: 262.0 (T3.8.1)

Size: 66 MB


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Instagram Rocket is an amazing tweak by Majd Alfhaily which adds a bunch of amazing and useful new features to Instagram. By default, there are a lot of features that users crave to see on the Instagram app. These features might never see the light of the day, but Instagram Rocket aims to tackle this issue by bringing some of the most requested features to Instagram.

What is Instagram Rocket?

Instagram Rocket is an all-in-one tweak for the iOS Instagram app which adds the most requested features such as downloading photos and videos, repost any post in your Instagram feed, save videos from IGTV, download stories, change your feed to a grid layout, disabled read receipts in DM, and much more.

Instagram Rocket integrates into the original Instagram app and allows you to use Instagram as is while enjoying all the new features that this tweak provides. There are several ways that you can install Instagram Rocket and we'll discuss it later in this article.

Instagram Rocket

Instagram Rocket Features

  • Save photos and videos to your device
  • Download and save IGTV videos and stories
  • View your Instagram feed in grid layout
  • Copy the caption of a post
  • View profile photos in full size
  • Repost any posts from your feed
  • Play videos in high quality when on Mobile Data
  • Disable screenshot notification in Direct Messages
  • Disable read receipts in Direct Messages
  • Mute and unmute stories
  • Disable automatic advancing of stories
  • View if a user is following you

How to Install Instagram Rocket?

1. Install Instagram Rocket on Non-Jailbroken Devices

In order to install Instagram Rocket on a non-jailbroken device, you need to download the IPA file and then sideload it to your device using AltStore or a similar tool. Here's how you can do it:

  1. Download and install AltStore on your computer. You can read the full guide here.
  2. On your iPhone or iPad, open Safari visit this page to download the Instagram Rocket IPA. You can download the IPA by clicking the "Download IPA" button at the top of the page.
  3. Once downloaded, open AltStore on your device. From the tabs at the bottom of the app, tap on the My Apps tab.
  4. Now press the + icon in the top left corner to add a new app. You'll see a list of all the IPA files that you downloaded with Safari. Tap on the Instagram Rocket IPA that you downloaded earlier.
    • Note: if it's your first time using AltStore, you'll be prompted to enter your Apple ID and password. This is sent to Apple to generate a signing certificate to install the app.
  5. AltStore will begin installing the app and the process takes a couple of minutes to finish. Once it's installed, it will appear on the My Apps page and you can open it from there or from the Home screen.
    • If you keep on getting an error that the AltStore server is not found, you can simply re-install AltStore or connect it to your compute using a wire and then install Instagram Rocket.

That's all you have to do to install Instagram Rocket on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch without being jailbroken. Apps installed using this method last for 7 days and you can easily resign them from your device by going to the "My Apps" page in AltStore, then tap the "X days" button next to the app to re-sign it for another 7 days.

2. Install Instagram Rocket on Jailbroken Devices

If you have a jailbroken iPhone or iPad, then the process of installing Instagram Rocket is much easier and straightforward.

  1. Open Cydia on your device and go to the Sources tab.
  2. Tap the Edit button, then choose Add.
  3. Enter the following source:
  4. Once the new source has been added successfully, go to the Search tab, search for Instagram Rocket, and install it.

This is how you can install Instagram Rocket on a jailbroken iOS device. You can now open the Instagram app and enjoy all the amazing new features that this tweak offers.

Instagram Rocket Repo

If you're looking for the Cydia repo for Instagram Rocket, it is as follows:

You can add this repo by going to the Sources tab of Cydia and adding it from there.

How to Download Instagram Rocket IPA?

You can download the latest Instagram Rocket IPA from this page. Simply click the "Download IPA" button at the top of this page to get the latest Instagram Rocket.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. How to update Instagram Rocket?

In order to update Instagram Rocket, you have to download its latest IPA file and install it via AltStore. You can check our IPA Library to know if an update for Instagram Rocket is available.

If you installed Instagram Rocket via Cydia, then the update will appear in Cydia whenever there's a new version available.

2. How Long Does Instagram Rocket Work When Installed from AltStore or Cydia Impactor?

Apps installed from AltStore or Cydia Impactor last for 7 days and you have to re-install them. In AltStore, you can go to the "My Apps" page in AltStore, then tap the "X days" button next to the app to re-sign it for another 7 days.

3. How to re-sign Instagram Rocket once it's expired?

If you installed it via AltStore, you can go to the "My Apps" page in AltStore, then tap the "X days" button next to the app to re-sign it for another 7 days.

If you installed it via Cydia Impactor, you have to do the process of all over again, which involves connecting your device to your compute and installing the IPA with Cydia Impactor.

4. How to remove ads from Instagram Rocket?

In order to remove the ads, you have to buy the PRO version oof Instagram Rocket. Simply go to the settings page of the tweak and you'll find an option to upgrade to the PRO version.

5. Is Instagram Rocket better or Instagram++?

Both apps offer more or less the same features, but Instagram Rocket receives regular updates and is always kept up-to-date, whereas Instagram++ has been abandoned for several months now.

6. How to delete Instagram Rocket?

If you installed Instagram Rocket via AltStore or Cydia Impactor, you can simply delete the app from the Home screen just like any other app. Once deleted, you can install the original Instagram app if you wish.

If you installed the app via Cydia, then go to your list of packages in Cydia, open Instagram Rocket, and uninstall it from there.

7. Is it safe to use Instagram Rocket?

If you're worried about Instagram banning you, then you should be aware that there is always a risk of using this kind of tweaks as Instagram might ban your account if caught. However, if you are worried about entering your credentials in this app, then there's no risk as the app is made by a trusted and reliable developer.

How to Install Instagram Rocket with Cydia Impactor

Please note that Cydia Impactor is currently not working and apps won't install. Use AltStore instead.
  1. Download the Instagram Rocket IPA file onto your computer.
  2. Download Cydia Impactor from here.
  3. Connect your device to your computer using a USB cable.
  4. Open Cydia Impactor.
  5. Drag and drop the IPA file downloaded in Step 1 onto Cydia Impactor
  6. Cydia Impactor will ask for your Apple ID and password, which is verified with Apple only and is used to sign the IPA file. If you’re not comfortable providing it, then create an alternative Apple ID and use that instead.
  7. After the app is installed, go to Settings -> General -> Profiles (or “Device Management” / “Profiles & Device Management”). Find the profile with your Apple ID and open it.
  8. Tap on the Trust button.
  9. Now open the app and enjoy it.

Previous Versions

Release Date
Feb 06, 2021
75 MB
Jan 22, 2021
78 MB
Dec 29, 2020
79 MB
Jun 11, 2020
65 MB
Jun 06, 2020
65 MB
May 31, 2020
65.4 MB
Apr 10, 2020
65.5 MB
Feb 25, 2020
65.5 MB
Dec 28, 2019
65.5 MB
Dec 20, 2019
62 MB