TECH NEWS: Revenue growth selling applications on Google Play store

Friday, May 31, 2013

Revenue growth selling applications on Google Play store

Despite the fact that Apple's App Store is the highest in terms of revenue, but paid Android App on Google Play store has seen growth in its revenues.
In November last year, the share of Google Play store only 19% of the Revenue from the sale of applications for smart phones and the rest was for Apple, but the latest figures indicate the growth of the share of Google Play store to 27% of total revenue for traffickers.
world at arms total revenue april 2013 revenue growth selling applications on Google Play store
For example, achieved a game World of Arms from Gameloft last April higher growth in store Google Play comparison shop Apple in some markets of the world, particularly Europe, India and Southeast Asia in spite of achieving sales of the largest in the Apple Store in most world markets.
final fantasy iii total revenue april 2013 revenue growth selling applications on Google Play store
But the game Final Fantasy III was successful on Google Play store over from the Apple store, and the fact that the price of the game high of $ 15.99 led to achieve a lower total revenues as claimed sales for the month of April only 130 thousand dollars.
whatsapp total revenue april 2013 revenue growth selling applications on Google Play store
As for paid applications, for example, achieved a the application Alwatsab superior in Spain and Italy and some European countries at the level of the Android platform, while sales of the iPhone was the best platform in the majority of countries around the world, including Saudi Arabia.
And still store applications on the Apple achieved higher revenues, where he achieved the top 200 application in Google Play store daily revenue of $ 1.1 million, while revenues were selling everyday applications for the top 200 application in the iTunes store is more than $ 5 million.
A study DISTIMO the carrying us these figures indicate that the majority of those 200 applications are inherently free applications but make profit through the sale of additives, and other materials.