The popular Chinese video-sharing app by ByteDance was the most downloaded app of 2020. Though several countries including India has banned TikTok, it still tops the list with 2 billion downloads.
The social networking platform has become the biggest social network across the world with 2.7 billion monthly active users. The app continues to top the list on both Android and iOS platforms.
The video calling service is another revolution during Covid-19 crisis. Zoom’s ranking climbed by 219 spots. The app has become the fourth most downloaded app across the globe.
The mobile messaging service has become a default way of communication over last few years. With the integration of payments service, WhatsApp will become a significant competitor to Google Pay, Paytm, and PhonePe. The app has over 2 billion downloads.
Another video calling app to make it to the list. Google Meet’s popularity skyrocketed as Google decided to offer it for free for an initial period of a few months. The app has over 50 million downloads.
Another Google app to surpass the 50 million download mark. Since most internet users turned to online learning, the app has made it to the top 10.
The messaging platform by Facebook has more than 2 million monthly downloads in 2020. Messenger is constantly the favourite app on the app store.
Another Facebook-owned platform to make it to the list of top 10 apps. Instagram has more than 1 billion active users.
The video-sharing platform, Snapchat has seen massive growth in India following the TikTok ban. On October 26, Snapchat became the most popular app with 4.3 lakh new users.
Video streaming platform has become a new way of consuming video content. Right from entertainment to education, YouTube is among the most downloaded apps that attracted 29.3 million installs.