Apple is a giant name in the technology industry. The company doesn’t just have consumers, it has fans. It is because the company develops the most secure mobile operating system, i.e., iOS. Apart from security, the company also takes care of the experience of its consumers. Do you know that some iPhone apps are not available in your country or region? No, this is not discrimination. There might be several reasons why the tech giant has restricted some apps in your region. Now you might be thinking that “How to download iPhone apps not available in your country?”
First of all, let’s understand why do they do so.
It might be because of the content that the particular app provides. Maybe the content is violating your regional law or cultural norm. It is also possible that the app might be in a testing stage and will be available in your country after clearing the testing stage. Whatever the reason is, you can still download the apps not available in your country on your iOS device by following some simple tricks. Although, we recommend you not to do this if the app is restricted to legal norms. So, let’s discuss some steps that can help you to download an app that is not available in your country on the iPhone.
How To Download iOS Apps not Available in your Country
Here we’ll discuss downloading iOS apps that are not available in your country through your iPhone and desktop. By following these simple tricks, you can download iPhone apps not available in your country.
You can follow the below-mentioned steps to download region-restricted apps on your iPhone.
Step 1: First of all, you are required to launch the App Store on your iPhone.
Step 2: Then after launching the App Store, select the human-like icon that is available at the top right corner of the application screen.
Step 3:. After that, sign out from your existing Apple ID.
Step 4: Now, you are required to create a new ID of a country you want to access the apps.
Step 5: You can create a new ID by selecting the Create your Apple ID option or by visiting Here
Step 6: Now, fill the information that has been asked on the screen and select the country of which you want to access the apps. But remember that you have provide the email address that you have not used in your previous Apple ID.
Step 7: Select “Continue”
Step 8:. Check the email inbox of the address that you have provided. You’ll receive a verification code there.
Step 9:. Enter the verification code to create the Apple ID and download iPhone apps not available in your country.
Step 10:. After creating your new Apple ID, open the App Store again.
Step 11: Look for the iOS app that you want to download but not available in your country.
Step 12: Tap the “Install” button.
Step 13: It will ask you to sign in again. So, sign in with your new Apple ID.
Step 14: Post sign in, you’ll be asked to enter your billing details. Choose your payment mode by selecting “None”.
Step 15: Enter the information that has been asked on the application screen, such as billing address and contact information. While entering your information, keep in mind that you have to provide the information about the country you have selected. For example, if you have selected the United States, then you have to provide the U.S. billing address and phone number. You can use some random sites available on the web to create a fake address and contact number.
Step 16: After entering your data, select “Next”.
Now, you are ready to download iPhone apps not available in your country.
Through your Windows or Mac Desktop
You can also download an iPhone app that is not available in your country through your desktop. Just follow the instructions that are mentioned below.
Step 1: Run the iTunes software, or if you don’t have the latest version installed in your system, then you can download it from this link
Step 2: After opening iTunes, select the “App Store” tab.
Step 3: Now scroll down and select the flag icon at the bottom right corner.
Step 4: Select the country of which you want to access the apps.
Step 5: Now same as above, we have to create a new Apple ID to download iOS apps not available in your country.
Step 6: For creating a new Apple ID, first you have to sign out the existing Apple ID. You can do it by clicking on the “Account” menu available at the top of the screen and then selecting “Sign Out”.
Step 7: After signing out, go back to the main screen of the App Store.
Step 8: Scroll down and select “Account” available under “Manage”
Step 9: Now, click on the “Create Apple ID” option available at the bottom left corner.
Step 10: Same as mentioned above, fill the information that has been asked on the screen and proceed as directed. But remember that you have provide the email address that you have not used in your previous Apple ID.
Step 11: During the process you’ll be asked to fill your billing details on the Provide Payment Information page. You have to choose “None” in the payment mode.
Step 12: Now that you have entered your payment details, you are required to fill a billing address and contact information. You have to fill out some genuine information. Hence, you can use some random sites available on the web to create a fake address and contact number of the country you want to access the iPhone apps.
Step 13: After that, you can click on “Create Apple ID” to finish the account creation process.
Step 14: Post completing the creation of a new Apple ID to download iPhone apps not available in your country, you are required to verify your ID with your email address. Verify it with the verification email that Apple has sent to the email address you have used while creating your new Apple ID.
Step 15: To ensure the creation of your new Apple ID, you can sign in to iTunes with the new ID credentials.
Step 16: After you have ensured it, open the App Store on your iPhone or iPad and sign out from the existing Apple ID.
Step 17: Sign in with the credentials of your new ID, and yes, you are now able to download the iOS apps that are not available in your country/region.
Although, this method only works when you choose to download free apps. If you want to download the paid region-restricted apps on your iPhone, then you have to enter the credit card details of that particular country while filling your billing details. You have to keep in mind that the credit card must belong to that specific country.
So these were some tricks to download iPhone apps not available in your country. We hope that the above information has helped you to overcome the problems that you face while installing region-restricted iOS apps. However, these tricks can only work to download the free iOS apps that are not available in your country. We have mentioned this earlier also that for paid ones you’ll be required to have a credit card of that specific country/region. Apart from this, it is a good hack to install free iPhone apps that are region restricted.
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