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.
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.
Tencent announced its 2014 Second Quarter Results yesterday in which it reported Wechat now has 438 million monthly active users and Qzone 645 million.
From Tencent’s announced 2014 first quarter results, total number of monthly active Wechat users reached 396 million, an increase of 12% QoQ or an increase of 87% YoY.
Wechat is the number one social mobile app in China in terms of effective usage time, followed by Sina Weibo, Qzone, Baidu Tieba and Renren app according to iResearch data in April 2014.
On April 11, 2014, Tencent QQ Peaking Concurrent Users (PCU) hit 200 million for the first time. From 1999 to 2010, QQ users grew steadily to 100 million. In recent four years, QQ grasped mobile internet development and successfully doubled its PCU.
Tencent recently released unaudited comprehensive performance of Q4 by December 31, and audited 2013 annual performance. In Q4, Tencent gross revenue reached 16.97 billion Yuan (USD 2.783 billion), with a 9% QoQ growth and a 40% YoY growth.
Tencent’s Qzone usage reached 1 billion, with Qzone Microblog posts exceeding 62 thousand on the sixth second of midnight and feedbacks flying fast and furiously the whole day on Jan 1st in 2014. From grasping a remote control to posting wishes on website, Chinese netizens were renovating the way to spend their New Year’s Eve.
QQ, one of the most successful and essential product of Tencent, has an adorable penguin to be its logo. “Penguin” Empire, 15 years of after its birth, attracted 800 million users globally. Another top-rated “Penguin” Empire product, Wechat, soon accumulated 300 million users in a little more than two years. Wechat gives Tencent more dominance […]
Enfodesk just published China social media app active users ranking in December 2013, Qzone ranked the top with 211.03 million active users. Followed by Baidu Tieba, with 61.16 million active users. Renren ranked the third with 35.59 million in December 2013.
According to Jia This, a social sharing aggregation provider which offers sharing and favorite buttons for over 800,000 Chinese websites, Qzone ranked the top in October social network sharing platforms. Wechat rose from the sixth to fourth, and renren dropped from fifth to sixth in October.
Tencent published its Q3 finance report on November 13, by the end of September 30 2013, Tencent’s total revenue in Q3 reached 15.54 billion yuan (USD 2.53 billion), 34.3% more than that of 2012.
For quite a long time, Sina Weibo and Qzone took the first and second place in terms of China social media sharing ranking, and in July, Sina Weibo beat Qzone to be the top one.
Wechat monthly users surpassed Sina Weibo in Aug 2012, reached 82.9 million. It became the top social app in China. Weixin monthly users reached 158 million in May, 2013.