We told you last December that Apple announced its best practices and games for 2019. According to information we came across today, the App Store has set a new sales record. According to apple,the App Storegenerated $1.42 billion in revenue in a week between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day.
Compared to the same period in 2018, there is also a 16 per cent increase in revenue. Let’s add that $386 million in revenue was generated on New Year’s Day alone. The $386 million revenue in the app store in one day is the largest.
According to information shared by Sensor Tower, the App Store generated $54 billion in revenue in 2019. Add that revenues on the App Store increaseby 16.3 percent compared to 2018. Google Play, the app store of the Android world, generated $29.3 billion in revenue in 2019.
Although Google Play generates less revenue, it is also higher than the previous year. Google Play generated 18.1 per cent more revenue than in 2018. Another important piece of information shared by Apple is the revenue that developers have gained so far.
According to shared information, the App Store, which opened in 2008, has allowed developers to generate $155 billion in revenue so far. Among iPhone users, the most popular apps were YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat, TikTok and Facebook Messenger, while the most popular paid apps were Facetune, HotSchedules and DarkSky apps.