These Were the Top iPhone, iPad and Apple TV Apps of 2015

Trivia Crack winning big on smartphones

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Apple Inc. today revealed its top iPhone, iPad and Apple TV apps of the year. Using data from the App Store, the Cupertino, Calif.-based company detailed which apps are being used most and made a few editorial picks. 

Here are Apple's top 10 lists for iPhone and iPad app downloads, according to Mashable:

Free iPhone apps:

1. Trivia Crack

2. Messenger

3. Dubsmash

4. Instagram

5. Snapchat

6. YouTube

7. Facebook

8. Uber

9. Crossy Road – Endless Arcade Hopper 

10. Google Maps

Paid iPhone apps:

1. Heads Up!

2. Minecraft: Pocket Edition

3. Trivia Crack (Ad Free)

4. Five Nights at Freddy's 2

5. Facetune

6. Geometry Dash

7. Five Nights at Freddy's

8. Afterlight

9. Plague Inc.

10. Goat Simulator

Free iPad apps:

1. Crossy Road – Endless Arcade Hopper

2. Candy Crush Soda Saga

3. Messenger

4. Netflix

5. YouTube

6. The Calculator – Free

7. Microsoft Word

8. Trivia Crack

9. Skype for iPad

10. Pinterest

Paid iPad apps:

1. Minecraft: Pocket Edition

2. Five Nights at Freddy's 2

3. Five Nights at Freddy's

4. Geometry Dash

5. Terraria

6. Goat Simulator

7. Heads Up!

8. Five Nights at Freddy's 3

9. Toca Kitchen 2

10. Monument Valley

According to BuzzFeed, these are the top Apple TV apps in two categories:

Source: BuzzFeed

Apple also disclosed its picks for "best apps of the year," honoring livestreaming app Periscope, photo-editing app Enlight, stock-trading app Robinhood, the self-explanatory Workflow, and health apps Lark and Fit Men Cook. Mashable has more about the picks here

@Chris_Heine Christopher Heine is a New York-based editor and writer.