What a difference a year—and the ability to monetize in China—makes. Tencent’s battle royale title PUBG Mobile has rocketed past $1 billion in global player spending, Sensor Tower Store Intelligence data shows, with substantial year-over-year growth fueled in part (but not entirely) by the launch of its reworked Chinese version, Game For Peace.
In this fifth and final excerpt from our State of Sports Apps report, we analyze the performance of sports betting apps in the United States by downloads and the impact of major sporting events on their growth, based on data from Sensor Tower’s Store Intelligence platform.
Apple released iOS 13, the new major version of iOS. This isn’t a groundbreaking release that is going to change the way you use your phone. But Apple has done some tremendous work across the board to improve some low-level features as well as most Apple apps. In many ways, iOS 13 feels like a […]
Apple has just released the final version of iOS 13. This update brings many much needed quality-of-life improvements — and there are also a bunch of new features. The update is currently rolling out and is available both over-the-air in the Settings app, and by plugging your device into iTunes for a wired update. Many […]
In this fourth excerpt in a series from our newly released State of Sports Apps report, we rank the top European sports apps by downloads and discuss download trends based on data from Sensor Tower’s Store Intelligence platform.
TikTok was the most downloaded social media app worldwide for August 2019 with close to 63 million installs, which represented a 6 percent increase from August 2018. The countries with the most installs of the app during this period were India at 44 percent of its total downloads and China at 8 percent. The full top 10 ranking of social media apps worldwide by downloads for August 2019 is above. App download estimates are from Sensor Tower’s Store Intelligence platform.
North’s Focals smart glasses are the first in the category to even approach mainstream appeal, but to date, the only way to get a pair has been to go into a physical North showroom and get a custom fitting, and then return once they’re ready for a pick-up and final adjustment. Now, North has released […]
The United States is the largest driver of worldwide Sports app revenue, accounting for greater than 40 percent of revenue on the App Store and Google Play. U.S. revenue increased by 85 percent year-over-year on the App Store and 75 percent on Google Play for Q1 2019. Read more below about the countries with the highest revenue from Sports apps and our revenue forecasts for the Sports category through 2023. App revenue estimates are from Sensor Tower’s Store Intelligence platform.
The top grossing publisher worldwide for August 2019 was Tencent with more than $682.4 million in user spending, which represented 30 percent growth from August 2018. The full ranking of the top grossing publishers for August 2019 is above. Publisher revenue estimates are from Sensor Tower’s Store Intelligence platform.
In this second excerpt from our our newly released State of Sports Apps report, we focus on worldwide sports apps download trends and forecasts based on data from Sensor Tower’s Store Intelligence platform.