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6tag for Windows Phone is the closest thing to having Instagram on Windows Phone 8

0. phoneArena posted on 27 Aug 2013, 12:43

Windows Phone users thought that they had finally struck paydirt when Nokia's Chris Weber apparently told a local paper in Thailand that Instagram was finally coming to the Windows Phone platform; but it turned out that the Nokia executive was misquoted. So it is back to third party Instagram providers for those whose phone is powered by Microsoft's mobile OS...

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posted on 27 Aug 2013, 12:52 14

1. sriuslywtf (Posts: 297; Member since: 09 Jul 2013)

Wp have lots of potential. If only apps available in ios and android were available here then a lots of people will sure to consider wp.. Hopefully they continue to focus on innovation than marketing.. Goodluck wp! Were watching..

posted on 27 Aug 2013, 12:52 1

2. WHoyton1 (Posts: 1635; Member since: 21 Feb 2013)

"6tag for Windows Phone is the closest thing to having Instagram"...except its not Instagram!

posted on 27 Aug 2013, 13:35 14

6. sniper1087 (Posts: 531; Member since: 31 Dec 2011)

Well it does the exact same thing plus it also allows you to download the pictures people upload.

posted on 28 Aug 2013, 03:32

18. CX3NT3_713 (Posts: 2285; Member since: 18 Apr 2011)

Yea no shyt.... the title says it all.. :-)

posted on 27 Aug 2013, 12:53 2

3. santaclaus (Posts: 52; Member since: 20 Jul 2011)

instagram users have another option besides 6tag. it is called InPic ;)

posted on 27 Aug 2013, 12:57 13

4. Diego! (Posts: 672; Member since: 15 Jun 2009)

It works like a charm! I love it! It's way better than Instance!

posted on 27 Aug 2013, 14:24

8. Castanedaa99 (Posts: 28; Member since: 07 Nov 2011)

Agree! I stopped using Instance because there were too many upload issues.

posted on 27 Aug 2013, 23:24

15. -box- (Posts: 3991; Member since: 04 Jan 2012)

What are the advantages of using instagram instead of Facebook or twitter? I tried instagram back when I tried an android, and found it redundant, especially since I didn't know anyone that used (or uses) it that doesn't upload the same photos to Facebook or twitter.

posted on 27 Aug 2013, 13:16 7

5. Credo (Posts: 749; Member since: 19 Apr 2012)

This app is really good, and we are getting NFC capabilities also inside this app :)

posted on 27 Aug 2013, 14:12 2

7. cdgoin (Posts: 565; Member since: 28 Jul 2010)

Am I the only one that sees no purpose in Reddit, Pintrest or Instagram.. aren't they really all the same as Facebook just skinned differently.. ? I don't see why I have to have 5 socail websites to share the same crap..

posted on 27 Aug 2013, 15:29

9. Cyberchum (Posts: 729; Member since: 24 Oct 2012)

Hmmmm, at last I see a reasonable comment on this instagram-wp8 madness. Some people are just social freaks. You are on Facebook, twitter, Google+, friendster, badoo, twoo, intagram, picasa, and is still waiting for the next big thing. I wonder if such people actually have a life, the real one.

posted on 27 Aug 2013, 15:46 2

11. rodneyej1 (Posts: 3576; Member since: 06 Jul 2013)

If you sit around wondering, and pondering, about why other people like certain things, or choose to do certain things,, then maybe you should question yourself about whether you have a life or not..

posted on 27 Aug 2013, 23:27

16. -box- (Posts: 3991; Member since: 04 Jan 2012)

I feel.the same way. I found instagram redundant (twitter for illiterates who like crummy filters), and the only reason I use twitter is for giveaways and contests. I didn't use MySpace back when because I have Facebook, and nearly I i know is on Facebook.

posted on 27 Aug 2013, 15:38

10. bwhiting (Posts: 188; Member since: 15 Jun 2013)

The new app is great. So far so good it has not closed me out in under 10 minutes of using it. Instance keeps closing me out.

posted on 27 Aug 2013, 16:00 1

12. jamesedward318 (Posts: 99; Member since: 25 Dec 2010)

Seems like developers are spending more time constructing a like app instead of making the real app. Also seems like WP users are trying to convince themselves that they don't need this app by having a knockoff. Quit kidding yourselves folks and stop settling for less.

posted on 28 Aug 2013, 07:11

19. dexter_jdr (Posts: 1163; Member since: 28 Jun 2012)

its aint a knock off coz it got full time instagram features. and even got the certified instagram filters. instagram aided the developer to make 6tag - while instagram is also not promoting it

posted on 27 Aug 2013, 19:13 1

13. GadgetsMcGoo (Posts: 168; Member since: 15 Mar 2013)

WP should just come up with an Android Apps Player ala Blackberry and just run everything from Google Play.

posted on 27 Aug 2013, 20:06 6

14. gazmatic (Posts: 795; Member since: 06 Sep 2012)

when i want malware on my phone i'll use my gs3

posted on 27 Aug 2013, 23:28

17. -box- (Posts: 3991; Member since: 04 Jan 2012)

Yeah, scroogle would really let THAT happen...

posted on 10 Dec 2013, 15:42

20. dicoz (Posts: 1; Member since: 10 Dec 2013)

when is the 6tag for wp7.8 being released

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