More Android Users are Downloading Paid Apps
Apps that cost 99 cents are the most popular.
According to new research from Chomp, paid app downloads by Android climbed from 3 percent of all downloads in April to 5 percent in May. The most popular price point for paid apps was 99 cents (1.7 percent), followed by apps costing $2 or less (1.5 percent).
The paid Android app with the most Chomp referrals in May was Beautiful Widgets, which costs about $2.87. However, the most popular category overall continues to be games, with 27 percent of all downloads.
Paid downloads on Apple devices decreased by 1 percent in May.