World residents spent $ 407.6 million on Christmas Day on apps purchased from the Apple App Store and Google Play Store, which represents a 34.5% gain from 2019.
According to the Indian site phonearena, mobile games accounted for the majority of spending on apps on December 25, with this figure of $ 295.6 million, up 27% from the $ 232.4 million spent on games during Christmas Day last year, and the money spent on apps also increased. Non-gaming on Christmas Day is up 59% year-over-year from $ 70.5 million last year to $ 112 million this year.
The Apple App Store received the largest part of the money spent on apps worldwide on Christmas Day. The Sensor Tower app shows that $ 278.6 million, or 68.4% of the total, was spent in the App Store compared to $ 129 million in revenue. Collected by Google Play Store.
The most popular app for consumers around the world for Christmas was the TikTok short video app, where the popular app, owned by China ByteDance, earned $ 4.7 million on Christmas.
Source: The Seventh Day