Most Downloaded Apps Of The Decade: (Play store+ App store)

According to app tracker App Annie, the four most downloaded apps of the decade are all owned by Facebook. Here is the list of most downloaded apps of the decade.

 

   10. Twitter:
Launched in 2006, Twitter makes it to the top 10 list with 1 billion downloads in last 10 years.

 

  9. Youtube:
Youtube was downloaded 1.3 billion times & the only google owned app which made it to the list.

 

  8. UC Browser:
Owned by Chinese internet giant Alibaba group, UC Browser was downloaded 1.3 billion times in last 10 years.

 

  7. TikTok:
Launched in 2016, TikTok is the newest app (compared to others) which made it to the list with over 1.3 billion downloads.

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   6. Skype:
Skype was downloaded over 1.3 billion times & the only microsoft owned app which made it to the list.

   

   5. Snapchat:
Photo-messaging app Snapchat grabs the 5th spot with 1.5 billion downloads & the only app which is not owned by Facebook in the top five list.

   

   4. Instagram:
Photo and video sharing social media platform Instagram was downloaded 2.7 billion times over the decade. (Facebook bought instagram in 2012)

   

   3. Whatsapp
Encrypted messaging app whatsapp (bought by facebook in 2014) was downloaded 4.3 billion times in the last 10 years.

   

   2. Facebook Messenger:
Messaging Service owned by Facebook grabs the 2nd spot with 4.4 billion downloads over the decade.

   

   1. Facebook:
Inspite of many controversies & scandals, Facebook app tops the list with 4.6 billion downloads in last 10 years.

 

Here is the list of most downloaded apps of the decade:
 

RANK     APPS   PARENT COMPANY   HQDOWNLOADS
1     Facebook app   Facebook   USA4.6 Billion
2     Facebook Messenger   Facebook   USA4.4 Billion
3     Whatsapp   Facebook   USA4.3 Billion
4     Instagram   Facebook   USA2.7 Billion
5     Snapchat   Snap   USA1.5 Billion
6     Skype   Microsoft   USA1.3 Billion
7     Tik Tok   Byte Dance   China1.3 Billion
8     UC Browser   Alibaba Group   China1.3 Billion
9     Youtube   Google   USA1.3 Billion
10     Twitter   Twitter   USA1 Billion