Already there are 100 million applications have been downloaded from the mobile application store and TV belonging to Samsung Electronics in less than a year after launch. Samsung Apps opened in June 2010 in conjunction with the launch of Samsung Wave smartphone (GT-S8500), i.e. the first smartphone with Samsung Bada OS.
The company makes the Samsung Apps website to offer software applications for TV and mobile devices Samsung-made applications such as Facebook and Twitter. There are already 10 million times the download three months after the website launched and 100 million in 10 months, Samsung said in a statement. More than 13,000 titles applications now available in the shop the Samsung.
The highest number of download is in France, followed by Germany and Spain. Three European countries accounts for 40 percent of all downloads to the web store application. Samsung Apps already available in 120 countries.
“We anticipate that the Samsung Apps will show the rapid growth in 2011,” Samsung said in a statement, especially with the launch of the new Bada devices.
The Apple App Store, in comparison, has seen more than 10 billion downloads since it opened July 8, 2008, to devices including iPad, iPhone and iPod. There are 350,000 iPhone application and 65,000 applications the iPad is now available in stores Apple Appstore.
Samsung decided to celebrate the milestone of 100 million downloads by offering a weekly prize for anyone who downloaded an app from the store Samsung Apps between 25 March and 30 April 2011.