Interesting Titbits from Distimo, check the detailed report. They studied 250 Apps and the data is from top 250 Apps
Some interesting facts from http://www.distimo.com report
- In-app purchases generated a record 76% of all revenue in the Apple App Store for iPhone in the U.S. in February 2013. At least 90% of all revenue was generated by in-app purchases in the Asian markets, which include Hong Kong, Japan, China and South Korea.
- The average iPad download generates more revenue with in-app purchases than on iPhone. Freemium apps have an Average Revenue per download of $2.26 on iPad versus $0.93 on iPhone. This means people are making more money on iPad apps.
- Of the top 250, there are 170 apps that are free with IAP and 53 applications that are paid with IAP. The remaining 27 applications are paid only.
- Japan has the highest ARPD almost 250 % of US
Its an Appy World J
Winjit has a business division Winjit Digital publishing where Winjit partners with content owners like Times Music, Sony Music India and Hungama and plays a pivotal role in bringing these apps across various platforms. Winjit collectively has achieved more than 20 Million downloads in last 2 years across platforms for its Apps as well as Partner apps. Winjit Digital has a portfolio of 600 Apps across mobile platforms.