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STORE INTELLIGENCE · RANDY NELSON · OCTOBER 2018

The Top Mobile Apps, Games, and Publishers of Q3 2018: Sensor Tower's Data Digest

Understand the mobile app economy in Q3 2018 with Sensor Tower's free Data Digest. Top apps, publishers, and categories for the App Store and Google Play.

Cover of Sensor Tower's Q3 2018 Data Digest

Bytedance's video-centric social media app TikTok continued to climb the charts last quarter, reaching the global top five in front of Instagram. Meanwhile, hyper-casual games grew their presence across the App Store and Google Play. Those are just two of the stories you’ll find in Sensor Tower's latest quarterly Data Digest. Discover the top apps, publishers, trends, and insights for Q3 2018 in this comprehensive free report.

Chart showing the world's most downloaded iOS and Google Play apps for Q3 2018

Comprising download estimates from our Store Intelligence platform, the report includes:

  • Rankings of Q3 2018's top apps, games, and publishers on the App Store and Google Play.

  • The quarter's most popular app categories and their year-over-year-growth.

  • The top countries by app installs for the quarter.

  • Insights into the quarter's most important stories and trends.

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Randy Nelson

Written by: Randy Nelson, Head of Mobile Insights

Date: October 2018