iPhone App Stats: Most Are Paid Apps!

Ben Lorica has a bunch of interesting iPhone app stats and charts over on O’Reilly Radar…

Waiting for the Billionth Download

Here are some of the items he notes that struck me as particularly interesting…

– 78% of all iPhone apps are paid apps
– 80% of the new apps that appeared in the past 4 weeks are paid apps
– The fastest growing category is book apps. Boo! I hate book apps. I would rather see books available through ebook reader apps like Stanza or Kindle for iPhone