Apple App Store Achieves Over 10 Billion Downloads
Another record by the Apple App Store, as it reaches the magical number of 10 billion (10,000,000,000) downloads. This includes apple apps downloaded to iPhones, iPod touches and iPads. Experts expect that this number can go as high as 50 billion.
According to ithinkdiff –
Apple counted down to this milestone by setting up an online counter a few days ago.
Apple and Android have been in a race with each other to be the most preferred option for applications. This began when Google introduced the Android. Since then, experts followers and enthusiasts have had extended debates on which of these two options are better. Both have been trying to race to the top in popularity.
Apple will use this as an indicator on how famous and popular and loved Apple apps are for their customers. Additionally, this will add more pressure on Android that is competing in its own way to race to the top and capture their customers’ imagination.
The Apple App Store downloads was 1 million less than 2 years ago. In just 2 years the App Store managed to serve up 9 billion downloads.
the official iphonedownloadblog says
this in itself is a testament of the accessibility, quality, and pricing of the apps that have been served up by Apple.