How to Download Instagram Reels Videos
After the TikTok ban in India and many other countries, Facebook launched a new feature to counter TikTok popularity known as Reels. A new way to create short, entertaining, engaging videos using a catalog of music and user-generated Reels media on Instagram.
There are so many app and services available on the web to help you to download Instagram Reels videos on your desktop or smartphones. Here is a step-by-step guide to download videos from Instagram reels.
1 How to Download Instagram Videos
Here’s how you can save Reels within the app, follow these steps.
- Open Instagram > tap search > open the Reels video that you’d like to download.
- Alternatively, you can also visit a user’s profile > hit the new Reels tab, which you’ll notice now sits next to the IGTV tab > select the Reels video that you’d like to download and open it.
Once the video is loaded, hit the three-dots icon > tap Save.
- To access the saved Reels video, go back to Instagram’s home screen > tap your profile icon > tap the hamburger icon > tap Settings > go to Account > go to Saved.
You’ll find your recently saved videos inside the All Posts folder.
2 How to Download Instagram videos online
Here’s how you can download Instagram videos online by using the savefrom.net website. Follow these steps.
Step 1. – Visit savefrom.net, put your favorite Instagram reels video URL in the input box, and press the download button.
Step 2. – By clicking the download button, you will get the video or photo file quickly and maximum available quality.
3 Download Instagram Reels on Android
if you have an android smartphone, you can download Instagram reels on your smartphone using many android apps available on the google play store. Go to google play store and download the AhaSave story saver for Instagram. This app helps you save Video / Photo / Story / Reels /Highlight from Instagram and IGTV to your phone.
Step 1. Open Instagram and copy the link of Video, Photo, Reels Video, and Highlight.
Step 2. Open AhaSave story saver app
Step 3. It will detect URLs automatically and start downloading videos on your local phone automatically.
4 How to Download Instagram Reels on iPhone
You can also download reels on your iPhone quickly using some 3rd part apps for iPhone users. Go to the App Store and download the InSaver for the Instagram app. The app allows you to download reels videos to your iPhone gallery.
Step 1. Open Instagram and copy the link to the video from Instagram.
Step 2. Then, tap the three-dot icon and click the copy link.
Step 3. Open InSaver for the Instagram app. The link you copied from Instagram will automatically paste there.
Step 4. Tap Watch It! > Options > Share > Save Video to save the video to your iPhone.
5 Save Instagram Reels by using a Built-in screen recorder
Both android and iOS devices come with a built-in screen recorder to record the screen activities of your device. You can use this tool to record your Instagram reels videos when playing and then use your device’s built-in video editing tool to edit and delete unwanted parts from videos. While this process is not straightforward, what makes it a safe bet is being a native tool. That means you don’t need to use a third-party app for saving clips on your device.