App Annie Provides Help For Apple TV Apps, Together with A “Prime Charts” Part
Curious to see which apps are within the Prime Charts on the Apple TV App Retailer, with out having to truly browse to that part on Apple’s new media participant? Beginning in the present day, you will get this info extra simply, because of App Annie’s addition of Apple TV knowledge in its Retailer Stats product, which now tracks the highest free, paid and prime grossing apps on the Apple TV App Retailer.
The launch follows this week’s transfer from Apple to additionally embrace Apple TV knowledge in its personal App Analytics service, permitting tvOS builders to watch their apps’ efficiency, together with consumer engagement, monetization, downloads, and extra.
Together with its announcement of Apple TV help, App Annie unveiled a few of its newest findings concerning the early Apple TV app ecosystem.
When it comes to the number of purposes, App Annie discovered a reasonably homogenous group in the intervening time, noting that “Video games” and “Leisure” apps accounted for almost all of the one hundred free apps by downloads. (Solely within the U.S. did the “Leisure” apps truly outnumber video games.)
And the highest 5 classes on the Apple TV App Retailer, which additionally included “Information,” “Schooling,” “Sports activities,” or “Way of life” apps – relying on which nation’s retailer was being examined – accounted for the overwhelming majority of free apps on Apple TV, the agency famous.
Within the U.S., the highest 5 classes accounted for ninety one % of apps downloaded, for instance, whereas within the U.Okay. they accounted for eighty %.
App Annie moreover took a take a look at how the highest two classes on Apple TV – “Video games” and “Leisure” apps – in contrast with their respective shares on iPad in Japan, the U.Okay., and the U.S.
In Japan, the share of Apple TV video games among the many prime one hundred free apps by downloads has been in step with what’s been seen on iPad, says App Annie, however within the U.Okay., and much more so within the U.S., that has not been the case. In each markets, the share of Apple TV video games trails that of iPad. In truth, most of the hottest gaming titles from iOS haven’t but moved to Apple TV presently.
Because of App Annie’s new charts, builders will have the ability to dive into knowledge associated to an app’s motion, as they might beforehand with cellular purposes. Meaning, you might check out issues just like the day by day ranks for an app throughout numerous nations, or view charts that present the app’s obtain ranks or grossing ranks plotted out over time.
In case you’re curious, the highest 10 free, paid, and grossing apps for the U.S. Apple TV App Retailer are under.
As you’ll be able to see, media and leisure apps dominate each the free and prime grossing charts. And even the highest 10 paid app record exhibits that early adopters of Apple’s upgraded TV platform are prepared to spend on issues that go past video games, with instructional apps like “Photo voltaic Stroll 2,” “Area Telescope” or “ISS Stay: Video from the Worldwide Area Station and NASA TV” speckled all through the highest 10.
That’s promising for Apple TV’s potential past a TV gadget or gaming platform, because it exhibits that clients are desirous about exploring different forms of purposes outdoors at this time’s two main classes.