Worldwide App Downloads Totaled 35.7 Billion Last Quarter

Sensor Tower’s new quarterly Data Digest report, available now as a free download, examines the mobile apps, games, and publishers that topped the download charts globally, as well as in the United States, Europe, and Asia during Q3 2021. Many of the leaders from Q2 continued to hold firm in the third quarter, but there … Read more

Top Mobile Games Worldwide for September 2021 by Downloads

Pokémon Unite from The Pokémon Company, in collaboration with Tencent, was the most downloaded mobile game worldwide for September 2021 with approximately 33 million installs. The countries with the most installs of the app during this period were the United States at 21.8 percent of its total downloads and Brazil at 12 percent. The full … Read more

Top Apps Worldwide for September 2021 by Downloads

TikTok was the most downloaded non-gaming app worldwide for September 2021 with more than 59 million installs. The countries with the largest number installs were from Douyin in China at 16 percent, followed by the United States at 12 percent. The full top 10 ranking of non-gaming apps worldwide by downloads for September 2021 is … Read more

Travel Apps Rebounded in H1 2021, Hitting 143 Million Downloads

Rising vaccination rates and decreasing infection rates across several European countries have helped the Travel app category hit strong year-over-year growth rates in Q2 2021, with downloads up 104 percent. Sensor Tower’s latest report, available now, reveals that downloads reached 143 million installs, up 14 percent versus H1 2020 on Google Play and Apple’s App … Read more

Top Apps Worldwide for August 2021 by Downloads

TikTok was the most downloaded non-gaming app worldwide for August 2021 with more than 66 million installs, which represented a 6 percent increase from August 2020. The countries with the largest number installs were from Douyin in China at 15 percent, followed by the United States at 10 percent. The full top 10 ranking of … Read more

Top Mobile Games Worldwide for August 2021 by Downloads

My Talking Angela 2 from Outfit7 was the most downloaded mobile game worldwide for August 2021 with 28.5 million installs. The countries with the most installs of the game during this period were India at about 18 percent of its total downloads and Brazil at 10.4 percent. The full top 10 ranking of mobile games … Read more

Top Mobile Games Worldwide for July 2021 by Downloads

PUBG Mobile from Tencent was the most downloaded mobile game worldwide for July 2021. The countries with the largest number of PUBG Mobile installs were India, where the game has been relaunched as Battlegrounds Mobile India from Krafton, followed by China, where it has been localized as Game For Peace. The full top 10 ranking … Read more

U.S. COVID Home Testing App Downloads Rise 134% Month-Over-Month

While the United States Food and Drug Administration approved the use of at-home COVID-19 tests in December 2020, consumer adoption only began to show a steep increase last month. Sensor Tower Store Intelligence data reveals that installs for the apps associated with the two most widely available over-the-counter testing kits with mobile apps, BinaxNOW and … Read more

Downloads Rise by 23% in Q2 as the Fastest-Growing Strategy Sub-Genre

The Card Battler sub-genre has seen a number of hits over the years, including big names like Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links from Konami and Hearthstone from Blizzard. This year has also seen new contenders emerge, such as Magic: The Gathering Arena from Wizards of the Coast, showing new growth areas for the market. Sensor Tower’s new … Read more

Top Mobile Games Worldwide for June 2021 by Downloads

Count Masters from Tap2Play was the most downloaded mobile game worldwide for June 2021 with 40.5 million installs. The countries with the most installs of the game during this period were the United States at 11.8 percent of its total downloads and India at 11.4 percent. The full top 10 ranking of mobile games worldwide … Read more