Mobile App Development Trends to Watch out in 2020

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The demand for mobile applications has increased. App development companies are constantly looking for new ways to improve the user experience and take the mobile application to the next level by turning it into more secure, robust, and reliable. Experts are building the apps leveraging the latest tools and technologies.

According to Forbes:

  • “Insecure data storage is the most common problem, found in 76% of mobile apps, putting passwords, financial information, personal data, and correspondence at risk.”
  • “89% of vulnerabilities can be exploited using malware, which means hackers rarely need physical access to a smartphone to steal data.”

Android and iPhone app development company has redefined the development process by integrating features with advanced tools and technologies. The latest trends have transformed the app development industry and some trends are going to be the future of the industry and rule in the year 2020.

In this blog, know about the mobile app development trends 2020, which are going to dominate the app development industry.

Top Mobile App Development Trends 2020

Internet of Things

The Internet of Things technology allows connecting devices and machines through each other with the Internet. IoT helps to turn the mobile application into smart apps by connecting the machines and devices with apps. Devices respond automatically or through apps also machines and devices can be instructed.


As now mobile application development is based on the advanced level of technologies like IoT, AR, and VR. It requires the same storage in internal memory, to fulfill this requirement and for seamless functionality. Companies opt for cloud-driven apps. With this trend, remote servers manage cloud management storage. It is similar to Google Drive and Dropbox but Cloud-based apps lead the process to the professional level and can manage huge data securely.

Augmented and Virtual Reality

AR and VR are the most trending and demandable technologies as it has reshaped the industry. AR technology helps to enhance the real world, whereas VR introduces the virtual and unique world to the users. This technology is in high demand to build gaming mobile applications. 2D and 3D animation integration help to improvise the user experience.

Artificial and Machine Learning

On Artificial and machine learning, developers are working on since 2017 and now with time, it has become a trend. With Artificial and Machine Learning technology, Apple developers are enabled to integrate voice assistant Siri. AI and ML are widely integrated into mobility solutions with the following algorithms:

  • Introduce chatbots as personal assistants
  • Integrate Facial Detection to unlock the lock for security purposes.
  • In the healthcare industry, helps to determine the diagnosis and doctors can reach the real healthcare issue
  • It helps to increase gaming and shopping experience

Payment Gateway

The 21st century is known as a cashless era, where the cash transfer has transformed into an online transactions. Now, secure integration of the payment mode is essential in the mobile application via third party API or with debit/credit card.


These are the topmost essential trends to watch out in 2020 and beyond. Plan your development process accordingly, it will help you to prepare for the future.

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