Mobile App Development Trends 2020


Mobile apps are continuously evolving thanks to consumer demands, technology advancements, and among other factors having a direct impact on app trends. Being updated on the latest trends is a crucial recipe for success in especially for startups, product companies, or app developers. Some of the mobile development app trends for 2020 include the following.

5G Technology

5G rollout has been predicted to have a big impact on this year’s app trends. The technology will drastically improve speed and efficiency while also boosting traffic capacity and network efficiency. 5G penetration will boost mobile apps’ functionality and allow developers to add new or extra features to apps without hindering their performance.

Mobile Commerce

Recently, every business is launching its own app to increase its sales. Businesses are entering an age where a mobile commerce app is becoming essential in order to remain competitive. Apps are predicted to play a big role in the current and future success of ecommerce.

Internet of Things (IoT)

The increase in mobile penetration across various categories and sectors has broadened opportunities for the IoT. The IoT provides convenience as well as automated control to users. A good example of IoT integrated into a mobile app is the smart home technology. Whereby a person can lock or unlock doors, adjust the thermostat, and/or connect to security systems using mobile apps.

Mobile apps are indeed indispensable in the modern age, and keeping updated on what is new will help one not to miss out on the opportunities and convenience brought about by the apps. Thanks to Business 2 Community for this infographic on the latest and upcoming mobile app development trends.

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