How to save Instagram Stories on your Android phone

save instagram stories

Inspired by the way Snapchat allows you to share photos and videos with an expiration time, several social media network followed in its footsteps. Instagram has been one of the more popular channels to implement Stories, which offer you a way to add multiple images and videos. These are easily accessible to your followers, as they can tap on your profile picture to view them, and they automatically disappear in 24 hours.

While you can easily screenshot and save images in someone’s Instagram Story, it reduces the quality of the image and there’s no way to save videos. To do so, you’ll need the Story Saver for the Instagram app that helps you get into your Instagram account, view all of the available Stories and download them right away.


  1. Download and install the Story Saver for Instagram
  2. Open the app and press the Sign in with Instagram
  3. Enter your Instagram username and password and hit the Log in
  4. You will be able to see all of the Instagram Stories currently available for viewing on your profile.
  5. Tap on the Instagram profile to individually view the available Stories.
  6. Now go ahead and tap on the video or image you want to download select Save.
  7. All of your saved media will be stored in a folder named StorySaver in the Gallery.
  8. Apart from the users you follow, you can even use the Search feature to look up public Instagram profiles and download their Stories.

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Sharing a love-hate relationship with Biotechnology in college, Husain moved on to his true calling of being a tech geek through and through. While briefly being persuaded by the iPhone, he made it back to the Android camp with the OnePlus One and has been a loyal comrade since.