iOS 10 has been released to the public and, so far, millions of users across the world have updated their devices. This leaves them without an iOS 10 jailbreak [ext link] for the foreseeable future and without a way of downgrading back to a jailbreakable version.
Image : HipStore iOS 10 Download Tutorial
So, there are two questions being asked when will there be an iOS 10 jailbreak and how do users get their hands on paid apps while they wait ? We can’t give you an answer to the first question because we don’t know. Taig and Pangu are undoubtedly working on a jailbreak as we speak but there is no way of knowing when it will be released. The second question, we can answer , HipStore.
HipStore is a kind of app store that contains millions of games, apps, ringtones and other content, all for free, similar to the jailbreak apps that we all know, like AppCake, AppSync, and Install0us or the non-jailbreak option of vShare. However, none of these contains as much content as HipStore but it isn’t a case of heading to iTunes and downloading it. The following steps will guide you through the procedure and you do not need to jailbreak to get it.
Supported Devices :
These devices will support the download of HipStore on iOS 10
- iPhone 5, 5C, 5S, 6, 6 Plus, 6S, 6S Plus, SE, 7, 7 Plus
- iPod Touch 6thGeneration
- iPad Pro – both models
- iPad Mini, 2, 3
- iPad Air, Air 2
- iPad 4
How to Download HipStore iOS 10 :
All the methods to download HipStore are explained below.
Method 1 : Safari Browser [ Easy Method ]
- Open Safari browser and go to the address bar [ Note : This guide will not work on any other mobile browser ]
- Type in hipstore.org and tap on Go
- Wait for the website to load up and then tap on the UP arrow on the top or bottom of your screen based on your iOS device
- Tap on Add to Home Screen to choose where to save the icon
- When asked to give your app icon a name, type in HipStore . Tap on Add and shut Safari down
- The HipStore icon should now be on one of your home screens
Video: The following video describes these steps
Method 2: Configuration Profile [ Advanced Method ]
This method is for more advanced users, but you must make sure that you follow each step as written:
- First, open Safari browser and then visit this [ link ]
- Wait for the page to load up fully and then tap on Directly Install to iOS Device so that the profile can be installed
- Settings will open to the Profile page, tap Install Profile and then, if needed, type in your passcode
- When Safari browser opens tap the link to Install HipStore
- Tap on Install on the confirmation message and then Settings will open once more
- Tap Install > Next > Done
- Wait for HipStore to install on your device
If HipStore does not open or work properly please go back over these steps and repeat them to ensure you did them correctly
Method 3: Android Only
Android users may be able to root their devices, but they cannot jailbreak and miss out on lots of useful features, like modified apps, paid apps for free and Cydia only tweaks. HipStore has been updated with support for Android so they can now have some of what iOS users have enjoyed for so long. Click the link below for more information and a full download guide:
Fix HipStore Not Working Issue :
When you install HipStore you will only be able to use it for a maximum of 7 days before it crashes, and you need to reinstall it. It does this because Apple will regularly verify and revoke app certificates that they consider to be invalid and HipStore falls into this category. There is an easy way to stop this; all you need to do is install Anti Revoke VPN tool. This will hide the app certificates from Apple so that they cannot be verified and revoked. Click the link below for more details and a guide on how to download it:
- Download Anti Revoke [ext link]
Popular HipStore Apps :
HipStore is a popular app installer but with so much content, it’s hard to know where to start. Try these two apps first:
At one time, AirShou was the most downloaded of all screen recorders from Cydia but, with the lack of jailbreaks about now, many users could not access it. Luckily, it is now available for download from HipStore without a jailbreak and is available to many more users with loads more features. Follow the given link for more details and a guide on how to download AirShou [ext link].
Snapchat messaging app is growing in popularity, fast catching up to the likes of Messenger and WhatsApp. However, although it has many features in it, there are still a few more that have been left out and that’s where Snapchat++ takes over. With lots of extra features besides the stock ones, Snapchat++ is worth a look so click the linked article for a full tutorial and more information on how to download Snapchat++ [ext link].
HipStore Alternative Apps :
If HipStore doesn’t have the apps or tweaks you are looking for, have a look at one of the other popular alternatives:
Tutu App is an incredibly popular alternative to HipStore. Not only does it offer you all the paid app store apps you want for free, it also offers some Cydia tweaks, modified apps like Spotify++ or Snapchat++ and lots more content that you can’t find anywhere else. To get all this for free, without having to jailbreak, follow the linked post for a full Tutu App [ext link] download guide.
Emus4U is a fully featured app installer, packed with lots of paid content for free, some modified apps like Pokémon Go++, Snapchat++, Spotify++ and others and also a decent range of emulators. It is these emulators that make Emus4U so popular, now giving more people than ever before the chance to play old school console games on their iOS devices. To find out more, and to get a full guide on downloading Emus4U [ext link], click the given link
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