With 2017 coming to a close, it’s time to look back and see some of the biggest things to have happened in the digital space. Today, we take a look at the most popular apps that were downloaded by Android and iOS users throughout the year. Both Apple and Google have revealed their respective “Best of 2017” lists, which include games, movies and apps that were popular this year.
Apple’s list of 20 most popular apps in 2017 includes Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat to name a few, which tells us that our social media game is quite strong. Google, meanwhile, came out with the top 5 most popular apps out of which two happen to be photo editing apps, which suggests people were all about selfies this year. Below are the lists from both Apple and Google.
Most popular iOS apps of 2017 in India
- Google Maps
- Ola cabs
- My Airtel
- Google Chrome
- imo video calls and chat
Most popular Android apps of 2017 in India
- Photo Editor – Beauty Camera & Photo Filters
- Messenger Lite: Free Calls & Messages
- Selfie Camera – Beauty Camera & Photo Editor
- Paytm Mall: Online Shopping