Smartphone apps usage:
Smartphone apps usage is skyrocketing these days. A smartphone without an app is like a car without fuel. Apps form an integral part of any Smartphone. Smartphone apps usage by the year 2020 would be generating around 189 Billion US dollars in revenue via the app store and app advertising.
In 2016, the usage has grown by 11%. Most used apps were the social media. A major portion of time spent by the users was on Social media apps. Social apps constitute a large share of apps usage. On an average, a user has 30 smartphone apps installed.
Facebook and Whatsapp hold the large percentage of smartphone apps used.
Here is the list of Top 5 Smartphone apps in India.
Facebook is the top smartphone app in India with 241 ‘potential audience’ surpassing to that of 240 million in U.S. This reflects not only the craze of Facebook among people but also India’s growth in Digital Era.
With 1Billion downloads on Google Play store alone, Whatsapp holds the 2nd position among top 5 Smartphone apps. In India, there are 200 million Whatsapp users.
SHAREit s a free of cost application used to transfer data between two WIFI enabled devices. Be it a movie, song, doc file, photos etc, SHAREit will share your data with a very high speed.
TrueCaller is an app which is very popular these days on Smartphones. Developed by the True Software Scandinavia AB, Truecaller helps you in finding contact details globally given a name or telephone number. It also provides security to your smartphone.
It is a smartphone browser developed by Chinese company UCweb which is a subsidiary of Alibaba Group of China. UC-Browser is famous for its fast browsing and downloading on your smartphone, though there have been rumors in the past regarding data security of the user.