The top 10 most-used smartphone apps in the US

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When it comes to smartphone apps, Facebook and Google dominate.

The tech giants collectively own eight of the top 10 apps most used by US adults, according to comScore’s 2017 US Mobile App Report. The only outliers? Snapchat and Pandora.

Unsurprisingly, many of the most-used apps are also the most likely to inhabit app users’ home screens. In fact, the most-used app is also the top app on most people’s front page.

Below are the top 10 most-used apps in the US.

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10. Pandora


41% of app users use Pandora.

9. Gmail


44% of app users use Gmail.

8. Google Play

47% of app users use the Google Play app.

7. Snapchat


50% of app users use Snapchat.

6. Instagram


50% of app users use Instagram.

5. Google Maps

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57% of app users use Google Maps.

4. Google Search


61% of app users use Google Search.

2. Facebook Messenger


68% of app users use Facebook Messenger.

2. YouTube


71% of app users use YouTube.

1. Facebook

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81% of app users use Facebook.

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