Facebook-claimed informing application WhatsApp for Android has now scored up a stunning five billion downloads, making it just the second non-Google application to accomplish this achievement.
Likewise, with most Android applications that arrive at a lot of introduces, this number doesn’t simply incorporate downloads from the Play Store, yet additionally, pre-introduced duplicates like Samsung and Huawei have packaged the application with some cell phones previously, AndroidPolice announced.
As per Statista, WhatsApp is the most famous worldwide versatile ambassador application worldwide with roughly 1.6 billion month to month dynamic clients, outranking Facebook Messenger at 1.3 billion and WeChat at 1.1 billion clients in 2019. Following Facebook and YouTube, it is the third most well known informal community around the world.
Concerning the Google Play store, South Korea was the quickest developing WhatsApp advertise, with downloads of the portable informing application expanding very nearly 56 percent in 2019.
Also, Google without precedent for a long time unseated Facebook as the top distributor of portable applications.
In the last quarter of 2019, Google amassed near 850 million downloads contrasted with Facebook’s about 800 million, investigation firm Sensor Tower uncovered as of late.
With regards to generally speaking downloads for the year, be that as it may, Google despite everything trails behind Facebook. While Google rounded up about 2.3 billion downloads, Facebook picked up very nearly 3 billion downloads in the course of recent months. Facebook possesses four out of the best five most downloaded applications around the world, including WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram and Messenger, that doesn’t come as an amazement. ByteDance-possessed video sharing application TikTok was the world’s second-most downloaded application in 2019.