Every day, millions of people across the world make use of their smartphone or mobile device to make payment and interact with friends through various social media sites. This interaction and mobile payments are possible only through the mobile Apps.
In last few years, the app industry has exploded significantly as both the giants Apple and Android App store combat against each other by launching new kinds of Apps related to different niches like social, entertainment, utilities, gaming and photography etc.
A report was generated to depict that over 50 billion Apps have been downloaded in last few years and more than 700,000 apps are available at Google Play store alone. From the total revenue generated by Apps download, 74% of the revenue is accounted by iOS store, 20% is contributed from Android store and 6% from other different platforms.
The infographic displays a comprehensive list of few popular paid and free Apps on iPhone and Android.
Popular paid iPhone Apps: Angry Birds, Fruit Ninja, Doodle Jump, Cut the Rope and Angry Birds Seasons.
Popular paid Android Apps: Swift Keyboard, Asphalt 7: Heat, Minecraft Pocket Edition and Beautiful Widgets Pro.
Free iPhone Apps: Facebook, Pandora, Instagram, YouTube and Skype.
Free Android Apps: Google Maps, Facebook, WhatsApp Messenger and Angry Birds.
For an App to become popular, it must be easy to use, must provide complete required information and must be truly social and functional.