Nokia India has stated that the Nokia Store has touched 2 billion downloads in India alone. The Nokia App Store is used by the customers to download various apps on their Smartphones. Out of these two billion downloads, more than one billion are from the Asha platform and S40 alone.
The Nokia Store clocks in excess of 80 million downloads per month. The Nokia Store client is pre-loaded on all the Nokia S40 gadgets apart from the Nokia Asha 501 and Asha devices.
Action Games top the category for downloads followed by Adventure Games. Sports Game comes at the third spot. Entertainment apps like movies and videos occupy the fourth place and the Utility based apps complete the list of top five download categories.
This has provided a sound business opportunity for many developers from India. At the moment, there are around 168 Indian developers who have crossed the one million download mark for the apps they developed. There are three developers who have achieved a whopping 100 million downloads.
There are 50 such people who have crossed 50 million downloads, while 18 people have gone above the 25 million downloads apart from 40 app developers who have gone beyond 10 million downloads.
Some of the prominent developers in the list are Rendered Ideas Softgame, Indiagames, Twist Mobile, Reliance Games, and Hungama Digital Media Entertainment apart from many more.
On a world level, the Nokia Store is accessible from more than 200 countries. The aggregate download is more than 10 billion. As many as 1, 48,000 content items are accessible for Series 40 gadgets that see about 15 million downloads on a daily basis.