Thursday, 1 November 2012

In recent years, there has been a steep growth in the use of mobiles across the globe. Considering the ratio of population to mobiles, we can say that around 87% of the world population own mobile phones; India having 74.71% of its population; while many countries having the number of mobiles already crossed their population. And it’s certain that in no time the same will be with India as well.
As mobile phones are becoming the most essential part of our life, KAAVAY have put together some interesting facts about the advance of mobiles which will surely amaze you.

• Reports declare that by 2017 over 2.5B mobile apps will be downloaded per year which is 3.5 times the number of Angry Birds' downloads in 2011.

• It is known that around 21% of mobile phone possessors pay more for their mobile service plan in a month than for groceries.

• Research states that about 66% of young adults between the ages of 18-29 own smartphones.

iOS and Android apps will generate a total revenue of $8.7B in 2012 which is a 60% increase over $5.4B in 2011.


• By 2014, mobile internet is predicted to take over desktop internet usage

• Over 180 million iPhones have been sold to date. If you turn them sideways and line them up, they measure over 12,700 miles.

• Over 70% of iPhone owners report using applications or their smartphone’s web browser to help them while shopping in-store, and 41% are making purchases directly from their phones.

• The number of mobile phone subscribers in India crossed 929.37 million in May 2012, being the second largest number of mobile phone users in the world following China.

• An Indian user spends on an average 52 minutes per day using mobile apps

• India is the 3rd fastest growing app market in world-25 billion mobile app downloads in 2011 and an Estimate of 75 billion downloads in 2012.

On analyzing these facts we can picture the great impact of mobiles and mobile apps on the masses. In the past few years Mobile Development has evolved as a new market in India. KAAVAY has been contributing to this market by developing Android apps, HTML5 based mobile-apps and iOS apps. We can deliver value to your Organization/ Company by developing apps for your already existing web-based application; building apps to automate your processes or even apps for your private use. We develop them customized to your requirements. If you’re looking out for an “Android Development company” or “Android and iOS developers” you can visit our website to contact us with your requirements. Do let us know your views on this post; your comments are valuable. :) And if you found it informative, do share it on various Social Networking Sites.