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Mobile game downloads, spending break new records in Q2 - App Annie

Wednesday 19 August 2020 | 12:52 CET | News
Downloads and spending on mobile gaming set new records in the second quarter, as many people turned to gaming while forced to stay at home during the Covid-19 pandemic, App Annie reports. In the first week of Q2, weekly mobile game downloads broke records at over 1.2 billion, and weekly downloads remained at 1 billion on average throughout the quarter, up 20 percent year over year.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple
Countries: World
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