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The Exponential Growth Of Android App Market

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Ever since Android entered the SmartPhone OS industry with the release of T-Mobile G1 it got the attention of many handset makers like Motorola, Sony Ericsson and Samsung. Slowly Android was adopted and welcomed by the entire Smart phone industry which led to it acquiring notable market share within the first year of its release.

The Recent report shows that in Quarter 2 the 2010 Android handsets and tablets sales rose 886-percent from last year. This is an alarming figure and breaks all records pertaining to any other SmartPhone OS growth. The smart phone market grew by 64% annually worldwide in Q2 2010. Despite a period of turbulent PR, initial shipments of the iPhone 4 were predictably strong and contributed to Apples 61% growth and worldwide market share of 13% for the quarter. A survey by Canalys showed a globally consistent data and has shown constant rise immaterial of the country. HTC, Motorola, Samsung, Sony Ericsson and LG are the primary mobile handsets who have adopted the Android which led to the remarkable growth of 886% in Q2 2010.

The probable reason for this trend may be because of few cheap Android Smart-phones. Also on an average about 8000 Apps are being added to the Android market place. This shows the immense competition the Android has got among developers and growth and prosperity is all we should expect for the Android Market.

Also the Android Market is supposed to hit the 1,00,000 apps mark. Android has made many iPhone application developers take up cross platform development and infact many developers have made the shift because of the flexibility and rising demand for Android Application Developers.

By 2013, smart phones will grow to represent over 27% of shipments worldwide, with the proportion in some developed markets in Western Europe surpassing 60% and 48% in North America. If Google’s Android keep showing this steady growth and it attracts further Android Application Developers then it could be the No 1 position holder in the mobile OS industry.

Reasons Behind The Increasing Demand Of Android Application Development

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Among all the mobile platforms, Android is one such platform which stands out from the crowd. It is a process which can really help you out in business. Android facilitates its user with wide range of features and functionality. It is now the most influencing aspect in the Smart Phone industry. The availability of Android phone is any cell network is also major factor which increases the application development demand.

Here are some of the key factors which are responsible for the increasing demand for Android Application Development .

Cost Effective

The first and the foremost reason behind its demand is its cost-effective. Android is very cost-effective as compared to other platforms. It is an open source platform, so it doesnt require licensing fee. It reduces the cost of the application in a drastic manner. With minimum investment, you can get your Android application ready. There are no limitations to it because the royalty is free. So the overall cost
will include, development cost and testing devices.

Languages

Among all languages, Java is the most reliable and robust language. The basic language used for Android applications is Java and there are lots of Java developers available in market, expert and experienced in this language.

Android SDK

Android offers Software Development Kit (SDK) which is a very useful tool for the Android Application Developers. Ready-made codes are available, through which application can be completed in fast and efficient manner and also facilitates the Android Application Developer.

Stability and Security

Use of Java language makes Android highly valuable and reliable. It is completely stable and there are no issues of security. Not only this, the operating system work in a smooth manner.

Distribution Method

After as distribution is concerned, there number of ways to market and distribute you Android Application. Other than Googles Android Market, there are many third party stores available, where you can promote your application. As it is an open market, there are strict rule and regulation which you have to abide with. On that, there are charges for distribution; the application can easily be monetized with advertising.

Developer Community

As it is an open source platform, it has huge developer community who are actively working. If the developer faces any problem in the development phase, there is the help available in the back end. He can also raise the issue to the community, and other community members can help in solving the issue. The community is always there to help and contribute towards development of android application.

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