With such a giant mobile market and great variety of app stores, the world of China’s apps is like a mobile jungle if you are not familiar with it.What’s on Weibo has therefore selected a top 10 of useful and funny Chinese apps for you: .
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Alternative Android app stores like 360 (360手机助手), My App by Tencent (腾讯应用宝), Baidu app store (百度手机助手), the Xiaomi phone store (小米应用商店) or Wandoujia (豌豆荚) are amongst the most popular ones.
Since the end of 2014, all Google services, including Gmail, Google Search, Google Maps or Google Play, have been cut off.
The absence of these major Western app services has created a distinctive Chinese app environment, where alternative brands such as Baidu, Weibo or Weixin dominate the market. Because of the blockage of Google Play and China’s flourishing domestic app market, Chinese Android users download their apps through a variety of app stores.The ‘moments’ function is comparable to Facebook’s timeline, where you can follow what your friends are doing and comment on their pictures.