India has become the fifth-largest mobile gaming market across the world supported by access to affordable smartphones, low network data tariffs and improving mobile internet speeds
Mobile gaming market | InMobi | smartphones
Samreen Ahmad |
Last Updated at March 19, 2021 13:12 IST
Home to one out of 10 gamers across the globe, gaming is now competing with other popular entertainment categories such as short-form video, streaming services, and social networks for user attention in India. According to an InMobi
mobile gaming report, the country has become the fifth-largest mobile gaming market
across the world supported by access to affordable smartphones, low network data tariffs and improving mobile internet speeds. The onset of the Covid-19 pandemic also brought about a significant shift in mobile usage and consequently in mobile gaming too. According to estimates, 44 per cent of India’s smartphone population will be playing games on their devices by 2022.
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First Published: Fri, March 19 2021. 13:12 IST