Disclaimer: This article was originally written on Dec 28, 2013 In the world of mobile applications, the passing soon year 2013 mostly focused of smartphone apps. Users of smartphones whether they have Android, Apple or Blackberry, ever beloved of installing new apps.
So today, I’ve created a list of Android and iPhone apps which have been most successful and popular over the year 2013. I just made up this list according to their overall installs count.
So, good bye the charming year 2013 by having a look on these most succeeded apps of this year. Any of these apps surely would have in your smartphone. As these apps have been the most successful of 2013, you all should try them on your smartphone.
8 Most Successful & Popular Apps of 2013
Now, without any delay, I move on the list of 8 most successful and popular Android and iPhone apps of year 2013. Here’s the list:
Installs : 100,000,000 – 500,000,000
WhatsApp is one of the most popular messaging app among the smartphone users. It is also absolutely free and available on Google Play and Apple app store. Once you download this app, after that you only need to update the newer versions. With this app, you can share photo, document, audio and video files with your friends.
Installs : 100,000,000 – 500,000,000
Instagram is one of the most popular and free video and photo sharing app. Worldwide 150 Million people liked this awesome app. With Instagram app, you can share your photos and videos with friends and followers in a photo feed, or send posts directly to your friends. It also enables you to edit photos and videos and share them on social networks. This app is available for both iOS and Android devices on their app stores.
Android Installs : 10,000,000 – 50,000,000
BBM is a free messaging app. Before some time, it was available for only BlackBerry devices but now you can install it from Google Play as well as from iTunes apps store. Users can share files, photos, document and voice messages using this app. It also supports multi-person broadcast chatting and animated pictures.
4. News Hunt
Installs : 5,000,000 – 10,000,000
News Hunt is the most popular news app in India. It is absolutely free for Android and iOS users. In this app, there is huge collection of eBooks available besides the news. These eBooks are available in almost 35 languages. This app also offers you to read news in 11 regional languages. It is available for Android on Google Play as well as for iOS on iTunes app store.
5. Xbox 360 SmartGlass
Installs : 1,000,000 – 5,000,000
Xbox SmartGlass lets your phone work with your Xbox 360 console to bring rich, interactive experiences and unique content about what you’re watching or playing, right to the device that’s already in your hand. One thing to be remember is that this app requires an Xbox membership to sign in.
Installs : 500,000 – 1,000,000
Umano is another free Android and iOS app where users can see the latest news headlines. You can listen to its ever growing catalog of articles from the world’s best publishers and bloggers narrated by professional voice-actors. This app also offers you offline articles listening.
Installs : 50,000 – 100,000
JumpCam is a free Android and iOS video sharing app. With the help of this app, users can create videos and share them with your family members and friends. It offers you full privacy control. You can choose who can see and add to your videos: Everyone, Friends, or Unlisted.
Installs : 10,000 – 50,000
Quip is a basic document making app for both iOS and Android devices. Quip is a modern word processor that enables you to create beautiful documents on any device such as phones and tablets. It is the best way to share to-do lists, take notes, and create documents.
That’s all guys! So, all of these apps has been proven to be the most successful and popular mobile apps during the entire year 2013.