[image] Facebook is among the Apps that seriously drains your battery

The Facebook App is the most popular Smartphone App of 2015, YouTube is #2

December 21, 2015
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So, which were some of your favorite smartphone applications of 2015? I bet that list includes either the Facebook App, Google Search, Google Play or possibly Instagram.

Well, Nielsen, a Media Research company, has ranked the top smartphone applications of 2015 and to no surprise, Google owns 50% percent of applications on the list.

[image] Facebook is among the Apps that seriously drains your battery

The Facebook Application is according to the Nielsen Rankings the most popular smartphone application of 2015 and the app was able to reach a massive audience of more than 126 million unique users.

Facebook Messenger comes a close third while Instagram, another Facebook-owned application that made it to the list, ranks at #8.

Related: Instagram now has close to a half a billion Active Monthly Users

The YouTube is the most popular Google-owned application and had an audience of close to 97 Million unique users. Google Search is next #4, Google Play #5, Google Maps #6 and Gmail #7.

Apple-owned applications also made it to the list with Music ranked #9, while Apple Maps being the 10th most popular smartphone application of 2015.

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Kevin is a Passionate Technology Enthusiast and the Lead Writer at MobiTrends. He has been writing about Smartphones and Mobile Technology since 2012. Drop him your comments below :)