The combined MAU of Weixin and WeChat were 600 million, an increase of 37% YoY according to Tencent’s unaudited consolidated results for the second quarter.
Tencent’s total revenues in 2014 were RMB78,932 million (USD12,899 million), an increase of 31% YoY. Profit for the year was RMB23,888 (USD3,904 million), an increase of 53% YoY. Net margin increased to 30% from 26% last year.
Business social networking is growing fast in China nowadays. According to Tencent’s latest research, 52.9% respondents used business communication tools in their companies in 2014 including Tencent RTX, Enterprise Fetion, Enteprise QQ as well as Netease EIM.
Total hongbao volume on Chinese New Year eve exceeded one billion on WeChat compared with 240 million on Alipay. The volume during the same period on Weiob was 101 million who started Hongbao campaign on 2 Feb 2015.
China top 3 mobile browsers by monthly active user coverage were QQ browser, UC browser and Baidu browser with internet user coverage of 39.6%,31.5% and 21.5% respectively in Q3 2014.
A report conducted by Beijing Normal University shows Wechat penetration rate in Beijing and Shenzhen accounted for 51.7%. Wechat, QQ and Weibo are three major social apps among Chinese with more male users. Wechat had higher total user reach over 40 years old group than QQ while for under 40 years old group Wechat’s reach […]
Chinese post-90s are the most active QQ users, accounting for 39% of total users, followed by post-80s and post-00s according to Tencent on Tencent’s Open Day in October 2014.
WeChat official account has been launched for over two years, which has attracted businesses and individuals to the platform. QQ, being quiet connecting businesses and individual users, launched their “Lifestyle Service Account” in November 2014.
Tencent’s total revenues were RMB19,808 million (USD3,220 million) in Q3 2014, an increase of 28% YoY. Profit for the period was RMB5,676 million (USD923 million), an increase of 46% YoY.
Wechat was the most popular mobile app in China in September 2014 with 377.92 million monthly active users, followed by QQ (308.742 million) and Baidu (145.047 million) according to data from EnfoDesk.
Wechat officially announced business accounts in beta, which targets business use of Wechat providing mobility and timely convenience for work.
Tencent announced its 2014 Second Quarter Results yesterday in which it reported Wechat now has 438 million monthly active users and Qzone 645 million.