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Singapore, these are your top ten most downloaded iOS apps and games this year

By James Lu - on 5 Dec 2018, 9:20am

Singapore, these are your top ten most downloaded iOS apps and games this year

Apple Singapore has released its list of the top ten most downloaded free and paid apps and games for 2018. 

The free app list shouldn't surprise you too much, with most of the list consisting of free messaging, transportation and social media apps.

  1. WhatsApp Messenger
  2. YouTube: Watch, Listen, Stream
  3. Grab App 
  4. Facebook
  5. ofo — Get there on two wheels
  6. Instagram
  7. Messenger
  8. Google Maps - Transit & Food
  9. Gmail - Email by Google
  10. GrabFood - Food Delivery App

The paid list is dominated by photography apps, with kirakira+ (the app that adds sparkles to your instagram shots) coming in at number one. Surprisingly, Forest, an app that helps you stay off your smartphone is at number two. The only other non-photography app on the list is The Wonder Weeks, which is an app that helps you track your baby's development, so apparently there were a lot of new parents in 2018.

  1. kirakira+
  2. Forest - Stay focused
  3. Gudak Cam
  4. TouchRetouch
  5. The Wonder Weeks
  6. Afterlight 2
  7. WatchChat for WhatsApp
  8. 8mm Vintage Camera
  9. Analog Paris
  10. ProCam 6

As for games, here are the top ten free games of the year:

  2. Rules of Survival
  3. Fortnite
  4. Mobile Legends: Bang Bang
  5. Helix Jump
  6. Word Link - Word Puzzle Game
  7. MapleStory M
  8. Hole.io
  9. Brawl Stars
  10. Love Balls

And here are the top ten paid games of the year:

  1. Minecraft
  2. Cytus II
  3. Plague Inc.
  4. Pocket Build
  5. Bloons TD 6
  6. Heads Up!
  7. Exploding Kittens
  8. Pocket Aquarium!
  9. Nexomon
  10. Monument Valley 2