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Top ten most downloaded apps in India

TikTok

TikTok

1. TikTok

TikTok leads the charts as its downloads grew 79% crossing 200 million. In India, its rise was staggering with TikTok managing to beat Facebook by a margin of more than 40 million downloads.

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Facebook

Facebook

Facebook was dethroned by TikTok, but it still managed 160 million downloads in India this year. As compared to last year, its downloads fell by 11%.

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Likee

Likee

3. Likee

Likee, owned by BIGO, a Singapore-based company, is a short video platform that allows its users to use special filters and stickers. It jumped 19 places and was downloaded over 140 million times.

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WhatsApp

WhatsApp

WhatsApp retained its fourth place with downloads of over 134 million. Despite this, its downloads fell by almost 3%.

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Facebook Messenger

Facebook Messenger

5. Facebook Messenger

Despite Facebook forcing users to download Facebook Messenger on smartphones, downloads fell by almost 15%. It dropped from second place in 2018 to fifth in 2019.

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UC Browser

UC Browser

6. UC Browser

In a list dominated by social networks, UC Browser continues to figure in the top ten list. It clocked in over 117 million downloads, though its downloads too fell by 23%.

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Helo

Helo

It is the leading social media platform made for global desis. Helo's mission is to bring everyone together, empowering to create and share content in your own language, as well as connect with your wider community. Available in 14 languages including Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam and more, Helo is among the top apps downloaded on the Google Play store in 2018. Helo is available in India as well as in USA, Canada, Singapore, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, Nepal, Sri Lanka, South Africa, and Bangladesh for iOS and Android

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VMate

VMate

8. VMate

VMate is a video editing and sharing service. Owned by UCWeb, VMate claims to have over 200 million users worldwide.

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ShareIt

ShareIt

9. Shareit

Shareit is a file sharing app that has been around for a few years now. It recorded over 108 million downloads in India in 2019, but overall it fell by almost 2% this year.

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Google Pay (Tez)

Google Pay (Tez)

Google Pay (Tez) is a Unified Payments Interface (UPI) app by Google. Users can make UPI payments, do recharges, pay bills and more using the app. It crossed the 100 million downloads this year, registering a growth of almost 50%.

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