Matrix Installer is a desktop tool for sideloading and installing iOS apps on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. It makes it possible to install any third-party app on your iOS device using a .IPA file.
Matrix Installer is one of the best alternatives to Cydia Impactor. It can install apps quickly without any hassle and offers a couple of additional features, such as saving your Apple ID so that you don't have to re-enter it every time you wish to install an app with Matrix Installer.
Matrix Installer does have a couple of limitations, such as:
- It currently supports macOS and Windows
- You can only have 3 apps installed at a time.
- Apps expire every 7 days and have to be re-installed with Matrix Installer once expired.
How to Install iOS Apps with Matrix Installer
Step 1: Download Matrix Installer software on your computer and open it.
Step 2: Connect your iPhone or iPad to your computer and browse and select the IPA file which you wish to install.
Step 3: Enter your Apple ID and password. This is used to generate a signing certificate for installing the app.
Step 4: Wait the app install success.
Step 5: Once the app is installed, open the Settings app on your iPhone and go to General > Profiles, tap on the profile labelled with your Apple ID, then press the Trust button.
Step 6: You should now be able to open and enjoy using the app!
- Multiple Apple IDs
- Use correct bundle identifier
- Fixed app version
- Added icon
- macOS Mojave 10.14.6 / windows7 support
- Token caching