The coronavirus pandemic, which closed us to homes for months, caused rapid growth in digital entertainment, education and similar sectors last year and this year. Mobile applications, which were among the ones that ate the bread most of the time, became the closest friends of many of us during the quarantine period. However, according to the newly compiled data, the income earned by the application providers in these chardollarsars was quite different from each other.
Apple users around the world spent nearly $40 billion on the App Store in the first half of the year, according to a new report. Apple users, in the period when there are users who flock to mobile games and various applications with the COVID-19 pandemic not ending, It nearly doubled Google’s.
Money spent in the mobile world is increasing:
Sensor Tower shared the expenditures made in the last three years in the App Store and Google Play. The sharing of data graphic revealed that the App Store led the race in 3 years. User spending on the App Store increased by 22.05% compared to last year, and in the first half of this year, $41.5 billion reached.
Spending on the App Store in the first half of 2019 was $26.3 billion, compared to $34 billion in the same period of 2020. Spending on the App Store reached $41.5 billion, growing 22.05% year over year. On Google’s Play Store, the spending amount is $14.3 billion, $18 billion in the last three years, and $23.4 billion happened. Compared to last year, the rate of increase in Google was 30%.
TikTok’s earnings are booming:
Mobile games were among the names that played the biggest role in the growth of both shops. In the last half, 10.32 billion dollars were spent on mobile games worldwide. However, the top 3 revenue generating applications are; TikTok, YouTube and Tinder respectively. in the first half of 2021 TikTok $902M, YouTube $564.7M, and Tinder $520.3Mwon. These essentially free apps earned all these revenues from premium packedollarser and ad removal fees.