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Apple iOS App Store saw record 7.8M downloads per day in October

Thanks to the successful launch of the Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, iOS App Store downloads reached 7.8M downloads per day in October
By: Michael Hatamoto | Apps News | Posted: Nov 25, 2014 1:32 am

Apple saw a drastic increase in iOS App Store downloads in October, increasing from 5.5 million daily downloads up to 7.8 million downloads month-over-month, according to mobile tracking company Fiksu. The iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 were all released in the fall, and as users upgraded to iOS 8, downloads skyrocketed.




The data covered the top 200 free iOS apps available, and a 42 percent jump compared to September - and 39 percent year-over-year - is a major success for Apple.


As of September, there are more than 1.3 million apps in the App Store, with more than 300 million visitors every week.


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