The most downloaded app worldwide for Q1 2019 by a publisher based in South Korea was MX Player from MX Media & Entertainment with more than 39 million new installs, which represented a 31 percent increase from 1Q18. The full top 10 ranking of apps by publishers based in South Korea by downloads for Q1 2019 is above. App download estimates are from Sensor Tower’s Store Intelligence platform.
B612 from Snow was the second most installed app worldwide by a publisher based in South Korea last quarter with close to 29 million estimated downloads, up 13 percent from 1Q18. KineMaster from Nexstreaming, Dr. Driving from Sud Inc., and Line from Naver made up the remainder of the top five most downloaded apps from publishers in South Korea last quarter.
Store Intelligence users can see app download estimates for the above apps in addition to historical performance metrics on the Sensor Tower platform. Our estimates include downloads for the App Store and Google Play worldwide between Jan. 1, 2019 and Mar. 31, 2019. Apple apps and Google pre-installed apps are excluded. We report unique installs only. Android estimates do not include third-party stores. Figures represent aggregate installs of all app versions, ex: Facebook and Facebook Lite.