App Store lost to Google Play by number of downloads in the third quarter

The difficult period associated with the coronavirus epidemic throughout the planet and self-isolation has turned into huge profits for mobile market players. SafeBettingSites reported a record increase in downloads in the third quarter of this year.

According to the research company, the active use of gadgets during the period of self-isolation resulted in 28.3 billion downloads from the Google store programs, which is a third more than during the reporting period in 2019. Apple App Store can not boast of such success, despite the growth of downloads, it was able to achieve only 8.2 billion downloads, which is almost 3.5 times less than the competition.

If we take the numbers from the beginning of the year, the percentage is similar: Apple 26.6 billion downloads, Google 80.6 billion.