Apps on an iPhone.

App Store revenue reached $26.5 billion last year, but growth could be slowing

30%

App Store revenue reached $26.5 billion in 2017, up 30% from 2016, and more than the annual revenue of McDonald’s, Starbucks, Qualcomm, or DuPont.

Published   |  Photo by Reuters/Phil Noble
Apps on an iPhone.
30%

In just the seven days between Christmas and New Year’s Eve, consumers spent $890 million in iOS purchases.

Apps on an iPhone.
30%

Though the revenue is growing, adding to $86 billion in sales in the App Store since 2008, the pace of growth is slowing. Revenue rose 40% in 2016.

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