On the occasion of Google Play’s 10th anniversary, mobile app analytics firm App Annie released its data regarding download. According to reports, India saw 36.9 billion app downloads from Google Play Store between January 2012 and August 2018, the highest among all countries.
Global downloads during the same period were 330 billion, with India alone accounting for 11.2 percent share. The United States takes the second spot with 35.1 billion downloads during the same period, followed by Brazil with 25.2 billion downloads. The fourth and fifth spot is taken by Russia (15.9 billion downloads), and Indonesia (14.6 billion downloads), respectively.
App Annie mentioned the all-time most well liked video games globally had been Subway Surfers, Candy Crush Saga, My Talking Tom, Pou, Temple Run 2 and Fruit Ninja. Among the most popular paid-for video games had been Puzzle & Dragons, Monster Strike, Clash of Clans, Candy Crush Saga, and Fate/ Grand Order. Pokemon Go came 7th in the rating.
Indians are also more selective in app downloads and utilization, may be as a result of lower phone garage capacities. With an average download of 62 apps on their mobiles and active use of 35 apps, Indians ranked 11th on this measure. Australians crowned, putting in on reasonable as many as 103 apps and used 39 apps actively each month. They are adopted by way of Americans, who install 102 apps and use 37 actively, and South Koreans, who install 100 apps and use 40 actively.
When it came to the top apps international by way of download, Facebook held the No. 1 slot, adopted by way of WhatsApp
, Facebook Messenger, Instagram, Clean Master, UC Browser, Skype, Snapchat, SHAREit and Line. The most sensible paid-for apps had been LINE, Tinder, Pandora Music, LINE Manga, Netflix, KakaoTalk, LINE Play and HBO Now.
The nation is No. 2 when each Google Play Store and Apple iOS Store downloads are taken into account, with China main in the blended quantity. India beat the US to take the second slot in 2017. China and the US are large Apple markets, in contrast to India.