Instagram Lite launches for data-conscious photo takers

Rappler.com
Instagram Lite comes in at 573 kilobytes, around 1/55 of the size of the original Instagram application

MANILA, Philippines – Instagram launched a much more streamlined version of its app on the Google Play Store on Wednesday, June 27. 

The app, called Instagram Lite, comes in at 573 kilobytes, around 1/55 of the size of the original Instagram application.

TechCrunch added the app will let users filter and post photos to the feed or Stories, as well as watch Stories and browse the Explore page.  Right now, sharing videos or sending direct messages to friends isn’t enabled, however.

Instagram Lite is available here. – Rappler.com