Installous Alternates to Replace Hackulous Apps

You’ll be well aware that Hackulous has been shut down, taking down all of its apps. Here are some Installous alternates that you may want to try out. They provide very much the same functionality, that is to let you download and install cracked / pirated apps on iOS device. While it is not recommended to download apps from any sources other than the App Store, these apps will let you do it. Some users do it to test the apps before purchasing. We, however, do not endorse / recommend any of these methods. The links shared below are for information purposes only.


The app that looks and works the way Installous did. It lets you browse the cracked apps right from your iOS device. While browsing apps, you can either purchase them from the iOS App Store or download the cracked version from other links provided. The app is available via Cydia for free. You can also download the IPA and install it on your device just like you’d install any other IPA file.

Download and install AppCake+ from iPhoneCake

vShare (Previously AppVV)

An app that lets you get rid of 3rd party file hosts as it features direct download links to IPA files right within. So, you can download the app without having to go through a file host. It offers a neat and clean interface and is available for iPhone as well as for iPad. This app is useful only for those who already have AppSync installed on their devices. While Installous is not working, you can download vShare IPA and install it on your device.

Download and Install vShare:

These are the only known Installous alternates at the moment. If you have AppSync installed already, you can also download the IPA files on your PC and sync them with your device using iTunes.

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