On August 27, QQ updated its international instant messenger to version 2.0. Now let’s take a tour of new changes on QQ international. File Sharing QQ international version 2.0 allow users to share files from mobile devices to PC client or vice versa. As long as users log in to mobile QQ and desktop client […]
Tian Tian Ai Xiao Chu, Tencent’s first mobile gamewith both Wechat and QQ login support, was downloaded 20 million times in 3 days. The game is independent and separate from any other platform regarding acquisition of purchasable item/content. Users logged in with their Tencent’s platform accounts (either QQ or WeChat) are able to sync non-purchasing […]
According to iResearch,Chinese online transaction market scale reached 352.1 billion yuan (USD 57.52 billion), with a year-on-year increase of 36.6%. B2C has surpassed 30%, increasing 10% compared to last year. Tmall is leading B2C market, with 51.3% online market share in Q2, while Jingdong tops independent sales B2C market with 43.4% share.
According to Enfodesk, iReader remained the leader in among mobile app clients not operated by Chinanet, with 15.1% share, climbing a little compared to last quarter. QQ Reader grew quite fast, came up second with 13.7% market share. 91 PandaReader dropped from the second to the third place with 10.2% share.
According to Enfodesk, the top three mobile IM in China by total number of cumulative accounts are mobile QQ with 38.07% market share, Weixin (Wechat) with 27.97%, and Fetion with 18.37%.
Hou Xiaonan, the vice general manager of Tencent’s open platform recently announced that the monthly active users of WeChat, one of Tencent’s app had reached 190 million users; and, mobile QQ had reached 500 million, Qzone 600 million.
According to TNS, UC mobile leads mobile app facetime but is closely followed by Mobile QQ, WeChat and Weibo.
The continued online user behavior research released by iResearch showed that, Tencent QQ reached over 200 million in January 2013, which is 71.5% of the total netizen maintaining the lead in instant messaging market. Followed by Aliwangwang and Fetion. Aliwangwang reached 44.09 million internet users while Fetion reached 17.99 million.
According to EnfoDesk, China instant messaging users reached 1.21 billion in Q3 2012, with the QoQ growth of 4.1% and YoY growth of 7.1% Reviewing the performance of China’s IM products from Q3 2010 to Q3 2012, key players are Tencent QQ, Ali Wangwang, Fetion and others.
go.qq.com, part of Tencent, is the most visited online travel website in May 2012 according to Hitwise data; it’s not surprising considering the mass online community Tencent owns.
The latest financial report revealed that Tencent’s QQ has over 700 million users, more than the total of China Internet users reported by CNNIC. Tencent launched various social media applications like Qzone, Pengyou, Tencent Weibo and most recent Weixin which all have grown very fast with its huge user base of QQ.
Tencent QQ, Alibaba’s Wangwang, and China Mobile’s Fetion (Feixin) were the top three most popular instant messengers in China last year.