- WhatsApp witnessed a slump in downloads between January and April.
- The other messaging app including Signal and Telegram witnessed a jump in downloads during the same period.
The report further reveals that Telegram reached 63.5 million downloads and Signal too witnessed a humungous growth. "Signal's installs in January grew 5,001 per cent Y/Y to 50.6 million, from 992,000 in January 2020. In February, its installs fell 86 per cent M/M to a little more than 7 million. Although its installs have declined each month since the January spike, Signal is experiencing consistent Y/Y growth each month. In April, it saw 2.8 million downloads globally, more than double the 1.3 million in April 2020," the report stated.