Unstoppable it is – Google Play Store finally takes the lead in terms of apps downloads volume against its rival, iOS Store according to online App Annie. Google Play Store surpassed iOS Apps Store by 10% in apps download second quarter this year. On the flip side, iOS remains unbeatable in terms of revenues.
India and Brazil to name a few are the top country for Google Play apps download while both US and Russia are among the top apps download performers for both Google play and iOS store.
In addition, looking at the metrics for the Top category downloads, Game apps dominate the market both for revenue and the no. of consumer downloads. Useful data it is for Apps developers.
With this data on hand, Google Play Store is definitely taking a leap to the market but the challenge is – how they will be able to come up with high revenue as iOS Apps Store does.
Source: App Annie