The first week of January was a big success in App Store billing history. The digital marketplace saw a new record as sales of iOS apps and games were pretty high. Apple reported its App Store news and surprised a lot of people across the globe.
The new App Store billing records prove how strong this product is for the overall revenue. Tons of iOS 8 applications, books, games and in-app purchases make customers eagerly spend their money for more and more apps.
As the ‘fruit’ giant mentioned in its press release, the first week of 2015 brought around half a billion dollars to iOS ecosystem. Users from different corners of the world spent their bucks to buy apps and make in-app purchases. The company also confirmed that this New Year was the real record in the App Store’s history.
The last years helped developers earn around $25 billion for selling iOS games and applications. As the firm notes, the billings increased by about 50 percent throughout 2014 and set the new record in the beginning of 2015.
The new start is simply tremendous for the ‘fruit’ giant. Apple continues working with RED and has already donated over $100 million from the moment this partnership started.
The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus along with other devices released in 2014 and 2013 continue to be popular in the New Year attracting customers from Europe, Asia and other parts of the planet. A lot of people are eager to pay for iOS 8 applications which is highlighted in the record stats.