App Annie & IDC Portable Gaming Report Q2 2014

AA-IDC-Portable-Gaming-Q2-Blog-HeaderiOS and Google Play saw remarkable year-over-year growth compared to gaming-optimized handhelds in Q2 2014.

App Annie — in partnership with International Data Corporation (IDC) — is pleased to announce the release of its latest App Annie & IDC Portable Gaming Report, focusing on game consumption trends for mobile and gaming-optimized handhelds. Included in this free report are a variety of charts and insights comparing app store market share, per-platform spending and much more.

idc-portable-gaming-report-q2-2014-sample-slideThis quarter’s report includes key information for publishers and investors, such as device spending trends.


Here are some of the key takeaways from this quarter’s free report:

  • iOS and Google Play showed remarkable year-over-year revenue growth relative to gaming-optimized handhelds
  • Asia-Pacific saw a large leap in share of game spend on iOS, while Western Europe outpaced other markets for Google Play
  • PlayStation Vita performed well among gaming-optimized handhelds thanks to high-grossing titles launching in consecutive quarters


To gain access to the full 12-page report, click the download button below:


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