We all are aware of Android and we all know its quite popular. But, factually how big is Android. What are the numbers? Read on to find out
Number of Apps
Everybody is aware of the Google Play store. But you will be surprised to find the actual no. of apps available in Playstore
And yes its still growing!
No of Downloads
Though number of apps in playstore gave us a good indication of Android’s reach. Total number of Downloads is what is really suprising.
Yes this is the number of apps downloaded on mobile phones. This is more than 7 times the population on this planet
Just to get an idea of how big Android is I believe calculating the number of users is the right parameter.So here it is
1.4 Billion users
Yes that’s number of people using Android
When it comes to devices manufactured Android clearly leads the way. The reason is simple-Android is open source.
In 2014 itself a total 1.28 billion Android devices were shipped
% of Android Smartphones
Believe me or not. 66% of the world’s smart phones are powered by Android OS
Android OS Revenue
Revenue of Android Operating Systems is
This is more than the GDP of Iceland
So we can easily conclude that Android is quite a big deal now. So if you want be in terms with technology in the future you got to learn Android