App Store Wars: A Visual Comparison Of Mobile App Stores

Posted in Apps, iOS on 21/09/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler


Ever wonder how the various mobile App Stores stack up? There haven’t been too many iOS vs Android stats circulating lately, so I was delighted to stumble across this cool infographic from WebPageFX comparing the various mobile app stores, and providing a timeline of events so far.

The infographic compares the iOS App Store, Android Market, Blackberry App Works, and the application directories of Nokia, Palm, and Windows Phone 7. I bet you won’t be surprised who comes out on top – have a look (click to expand)!


J. Glenn Künzler

Glenn is Managing Editor at MacTrast, and has been using a Mac since he bought his first MacBook Pro in 2006. Now he's up to his neck in Apple, and owns an old iBook, a 2012 iMac with an extra Thunderbolt display for good measure, a 4th-generation iPad, an iPad mini, 2 iPhones, and a Mac Mini that lives at the neighbor's house. He lives in a small town in Utah, enjoys bacon more than you can possibly imagine, and is severely addicted to pie.