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Report – Android Market reaches 6 billion app downloads

Tuesday, 13th September 2011 15:42 GMT By Johnny Cullen

According to a recent report from research firm research2guidance, the Android Market has now hit 6 billion app downloads. Near the end of August, the service was carrying 277,252 apps, of which 35 percent you had to buy. While the most lucrative app categories are weather and business, the fastest growing category was games, which made up for nearly a quarter of all downloads.

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  1. Christopher Jack

    The market needs a complete redesign, I’m an avid Android fan & even I hate it as it is.

    #1 3 years ago
  2. pukem0n

    @1

    do you still have version 2.x of the market?

    version 3.1.3 is waaaaaaaaaay better than the older version
    you can update it manually, just google it

    #2 3 years ago