Recently, the mobile application of data analysis firms Sensor Tower released a survey, according to statistics, Google Play and App Store in the mobile application in 2017 consumption of more than $58 billion 600 million (about 380 billion 100 million yuan), including the application of subscription, purchase and consumption of the game, compared to 2016 increased by 35%.
The report also says that although the content of App Store is very comprehensive, the first application installation of Google Play is still far ahead of App Store. According to statistics, the number of mobile software installed in the world rose by 13 percentage points in 2017, to 91 billion 500 million times.
In 2017, the Google Play downloads reached 64 billion times, which increased by 16.7% compared with last year, while the downloading of App Store is 28 billion times, which is 6.7% higher than that of last year.
The main reason for this result is that Android has a higher market share. And Google is developing Android One projects. More low-cost smartphones will enter the market of functional machine.
In addition, the statistics also show that IOS users spent about $38 billion 500 million in App Store (about 249 billion 700 million yuan), while Android users in Google Play for $20 billion 100 million (130 billion 300 million yuan), so app developers more love first released in the apple store.
However, it is important to note that Google Play is not available in China, and App Store is very familiar with users in Chinese market. It can be seen from two stores' game revenues.
The table shows that the two businesses increased by 30% in 2017 years, but App Store increased by 30 billion yuan (about 194 billion 600 million yuan), while Google only had 18 billion (about 116 billion 700 million yuan).