As the smartphones has become one of the necessity of our day to day life,it have been seen that the number of smarthphone user has also increased.But a smartphone is not as smart as it is said without smart apps in it.There is app for everything such as booking cabs,banking,fitness,cooking,educatin,and many more as user need.India has progressed to be the world’s fastest growing market for the mobile apps and this applies to both Android and iOS apps.
This report adds that there has been a steep hike in the revenue in the first quarter of this year. And, it suggests that India is proceeding to grab the top position in the combined downloads on Android and iOS. Having said that, you might be wondering about the most downloaded apps in the country. We have curated a list of the 10 most downloaded apps in India over here.
Facebook has become one of the most downladed app in the country.With around 270 Million active users in india.Facebook is surely the most downloaded app of the first quarter of 2018.And even in 2017 the app has topped the charts.
UC Bowser left behind the many popular apps to become the second most downloaded app in the first quarter of 2018.This free browser has features such as data saving, fast browsing, ad blocker and more.UC Browser was the 3rd most downloaded app in 2017.
WhatsApp owned by Facebook is the 3rd most downloaded app in the 1st quarter of 2018.WhatsApp was the 2nd most downloaded app of the year 2017 and has dropped from 2nd place to third place for unknown reasons.But still WhatsApp have a whooping 1.5 billion active users across the world.
Facebook messenger is an instant messaging app from Facebook.This year Facebook Messenger also remains it’s position of number four as in 2017.Recently messenger has received a lot of new features.It lets you chat with others, make audio and video calls and add a story among others.
SHAREit allows the users to easily transfer the files form device to the other device.SHAREit is pushed down to 5th position in first quarter of 2018 from 4th position as in the year 2017.
JioTV comes under MyJio suite of apps and lets users watch live TV channels,movies,shows,cricket matches,etc.The app has gained much popularity this year then previous year as it jumped to the 6th position from 10th position.
Airtel TV is a new app.In this list of the most downloaded apps in India due to the low data rates among other benefits.
Hotstar is a live steaming app it has also made up its name on the list of th most downloaded app for the first time.The app was not in the list last year and now it has become the 8th most downloaded app in the first quarter of 2018.
Truecaller helps the user to get the information about the spam numbers and keep us away from spam numbers and messages.Truecaller comes as rescue for many users but despite of its usefulness it has dropped to the 9th position.
Hypstar is a video community app, which lets users access all the viral videos in one place. It was not on the list in 2017 but has made its way to the tenth position this year.