We do a lot of our work through mobile applications. Messaging apps in particular are now an indispensable part of our lives. WhatsApp, which has billions of users, has been subjected to huge backlash with its data policy announced to all its users in the early days of the new year. After this incident, many users moved to another application and quite affected the ranking.
The most downloaded app of January was Telegram
According to data from Sensor Tower, Telegram became the most downloaded non-gaming app worldwide with more than 63 million uploads in January 2021. This upload increased 3.8 times compared to the same month of the previous year. The countries with the most downloads of Telegram are India with 24 percent; then Indonesia with 10 percent.
TikTok became the second most installed non-gaming app worldwide last month, with close to 62 million downloads. The countries that downloaded this app the most were China with 17 percent; In second place was the United States with 10 percent. Signal , Facebook and WhatsApp took their place during the top five most installed non-gaming apps worldwide throughout January.
Instagram, according to the report; In January 2021, it ranked sixth on the list of most downloaded non-gaming apps; Followed by Zoom, MX TakaTak, Snapchat and Messenger.
This report is filed between 1 January 2021 and 31 January 2021; It includes downloads made worldwide for the App Store and Google Play Store. In addition, this report does not include apps that Apple and Google have already installed on phones. Only according to the apps downloaded for the first time that month, the report is being prepared.