The battle between the App Store and Google Play has entered a new phase in the second quarter of fiscal year 2016, the online store of the Apple managed to generate 2 times more money than shop those from Google, China the main growth engine in this situation.
Although Google Play generates 2 times more downloads for apps than the App Store, the store Google fails to reach the App Store site in terms of revenues, on the contrary, they fell from the first quarter of fiscal 2016, the difference It is only 75% between stores in terms of revenues.
China overtook the US in terms of app downloads, games as favorites Chinese, and since 75% of total revenues for iOS come from games, it is clear that all the attention Apple must focus on China at the moment thanks to the money which country she generates.
Equally, Japan begin approaching increasingly more US where game downloads from the App Store, and soon Japanese will download more games than Americans so that the country will become more important than the US because it will generate more money for Apple, which is the focus of the business.
Although Google Play surpassed a while App Store in terms of downloads store from Google did not generate ever grossed higher than the Apple store and chances are quite small for this to happen, given the unavailability users Android or spend money on applications.
Finally, the creators of this study argue that the time spent in applications has doubled over the same period of 2014, dependent on the growing smartphone motivating users to use their terminals and applications more often, and so lose many hours a day using this type of software.