So it the first time this is happening, the unbeaten Netflix has finally met it match after it was dethroned as the top grossing, non-game app of 2019.
Netflix earning for 2018 was reported to be $853 million on IOS app store, which was a 30 percent cut of about $256 million. It was reported that Netflix in Q1 of 2019 pulled in a whopping $216.3 million globally, across both the Apple App Store and Google Play, down 15 percent quarter-over-quarter from $255.7 million in Q4 2018.
Meanwhile on the other side Tinder was just climbing like it was no body’s business. Firts it saw a revenue growth of 42 percent year-over-year which led to it $260.7 million, up from $183 million which then put them at the top of the chart.
Tiktok is another one app that have managed to hold it position after the app saw a user growth of 70 percent year-over-year with the addition of 188 million in Q1.
TikTok also did well on the revenue side thanks to in-app purchases, though not well enough to start ranking in the top charts. User spending was 222 percent higher in Q1 2019 versus Q1 2018, reaching an estimated $18.9 million worldwide.
The Apple’s app store was said to have contributed 64 percent of the totalrevenue in Q1, it got consumers spending of $12.4 billion compared to Google play’s $7.1 billion.