Can You Download Older Versions of Apps on iPhone

Can I download an older verson of an app to iPhone 6s/7/8/X/XS (Max)/XR? You’ve come to the right place cause we’re going to introduce a useful method to download an older version of an app.

By Abby Walsh | Posted on: Oct. 18, 2018, Last Updated: Oct. 20, 2018
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Most users tend to automatically update apps on their iPhone but sometimes you may find an updated app comes with some minor bugs, unfriendly UI or unnessary new functions. Unluckily, Apple doesn’t allow users to get old versions of apps from App Store. So can you download older versions of app without hassle?

At this time, you may search for answers on the Internet and try some unreliable ways that may damage your iPhone. Stop looking and follow this article to download an old version of an app in a safe and simple way.

AnyTrans – iPhone App Downgrader

Wondering how can you download older versions of apps on new iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR? This article is intended to show you an easy way to get the old version of apps on iPhone. Keep reading on this post to learn more.

The Tool We’ll Need – AnyTrans for iOS

For the purpose of downloading older versions of apps on iPhone, AnyTrans for iOS is exactly what you need to get an old version of apps. Now let’s check some main features of this tool:

  1. Supports backing all versions of the iPhone apps to AnyTrans App Library, and each version has its own backup files so it won’t be covered.
  2. Allows downloading an older version of the app from AnyTrans App Library, so you can get back to the old version of the app as you want.
  3. Also enables to transfer other files like contacts, photos, music, videos, bookmarks, call logs, call history and more.
  4. Works well on both Windows and Mac computer and compatible with all models of iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

Can I Download An Older Version of An App

Before the start, you need to free download AnyTrans for iOS and follow the steps below to download the old version of app on iPhone.

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Free Download * 100% Clean & Safe

Step 1. Run AnyTrans for iOS on your computer and connect your iPhone. Choose Device Manager to go to the category page and click on Apps.

How Can I Download An Old Version of An App - Step 1

How Can I Download An Old Version of An App – Step 1

Step 2. Choose app ( for example Facebook) and click on Download button to backup Facebook to App Libary. (You can backup every version of your apps here. )

How Can I Download An Old Version of An App - Step 2

How Can I Download An Old Version of An App – Step 2

Step 3. Click on the top of the interface and then choose App Downloader.

How Can I Download An Old Version of An App - Step 3

How Can I Download An Old Version of An App – Step 3

Step 4. App Library (Apps you’ve backed up would show up here) > choose an old veriosn of Facebook > click To Device to install old version of app to iPhone.

How Can I Download An Old Version of An App - Step 4

How Can I Download An Old Version of An App – Step 4

The Bottom Line

That’s all for downloading an old version of app on iPhone with the help of AnyTrans for iOS. AnyTrans can also backup all versions of your apps so that you could find very history version here to install an old version on iPhone. In addition, it can also help you manage other iOS data in an effective way. Just get it to your computer and have a free trial now >

Abby Walsh

Member of iMobie team, an Apple fan and a horror movie lover. Always be willing to solve all kinds of Apple-related issues as well as Android's.