The 10 Most Popular Mobile Apps in China of 2014

China is the largest smartphone market in the world. Chinese users use mobile for lots of functions from social media to watching video to shopping. Here are the 10 most popular mobile apps in China of 2014, all of them are free to download for your mobile devices.

No. 1 Wei Xin 微信

weixin appWei Xin is the most popular free instant text and voice messaging app in China. Users can send text messages, voice messages, group messages and pictures instantly to their friends for free wherever they are. Wei Xin comes in both Mandarin Chinese and English versions.

No. 2 360 Phone Safe Guard 360 安全卫士

360 Phone Safe Guard360 Phone Safe Guard is the number one mobile security app in China as measured by its user base. It can block spam messages and harassing calls, protect users’ privacy, remove malicious software and clean up non-system processes.

No. 3 Kugou Music 酷狗音乐

kugou musicKugou Music is one of the most popular music apps in China. Kugou has the most complete music base in the world and excellent song search function. Its perfect operation interface will ensure great aural experiences.

No. 4 Youku优酷

youku app

Youku is China’s leading video application on the mobile platform. It enables users to search, view, and share high-quality video content easily across multiple mobile devices. Youku App is the only mobile video app to make the top 10 list.

No. 5. Taobao 淘宝

taobao app

Taobao is the most popular mobile shopping app in China. It is the best shopping app that allows users to search and receive automated product recommendations. Buyers can learn about sellers’ information including ratings, comments and complaints before buying products.

No. 6 Meitu Xiuxiu 美图秀秀

Meitu Xiu XiuMeitu Xiuxiu is a quick and easy photo editing app. It’s much easier than using other picture apps like Photoshop but it can help you look as attractive as possible with easy preset options. This app works best for straight on portraits.

No. 7. Moji Weather 墨迹天气

Moji Weather

Moji Weather is a free weather service app on mobile platform. It allows users to check the current weather, extended forecasts for places around the world. It also gives suggestions on what to wear each day.

No. 8. Weibo 微博


Weibo, also called Sina Weibo, is a mobile micro-blogging app like Twitter. This app integrates text, pictures and videos, enabling users to view friends’ updates and favorite topics.

No. 9 Gaode Map 高德地图

gaode map

Gaode Map, or AutoNavi, provides free mapping data of China for the built-in map App. It supports precise off-line map, GPS positioning, traffic conditions and navigation service.

No. 10 Netease News 网易新闻

netease app

Netease is one of China’s best mobile news APPs. It is the first domestic news application offering latest news, reviews the most sharp quickly comments.

1 Response

  1. Frank says:

    “微信” is called WeChat, not Wei Xin!

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