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Which apps did people download in Hong Kong in 2020?

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Google Play Hong Kong announced the Best of 2020, including the best apps, games, as well as the users’ choice app voted by Google Play users.

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Awarded as the Google Play Hong Kong Best App of 2020, “Nüli — Home & Gym Workouts” features a variety of step-by-step workout plans, along with useful video demonstrations and instructions. Users can follow the workout plans and recommended recipes to achieve personal fitness goals at home.

For the Best for Fun category, “REFACE” is a face swapping app that allows users to make videos and gifs with a single selfie. “VITA” is a video editing app. “Bazaart” is a photo editing and graphic designing app. “Instories” is the post and story creator for Instagram. “Boosted” is an advertising video maker that is easy and quick in creating videos for social media.

In the Best Everyday Essentials category,  “Grid Diary” is a diary app that allows users to write about each day. “Whisk” is a recipe app that provides online recipes and allow users to adjust the recipe based on their liking. “Microsoft Office” is a Office app that combines Word, Excel and PowerPoints into one. “Sleep Theory” is a healthy app that help users to develop regular sleep habits and to sleep better. “ZOOM Cloud Meetings” is an app for the video meeting platform, ZOOM.

For Best App for Good category, “ShareTheMeal: Donate to Charity and Solve Hunger” is a charity app that allows users to feed a child in need with just a tap on the phone.

In the Best Hidden Gems category, “Ho Jeng AR” is an app that provides an immersive experience with six iconic AR characters designed for Hong Kong. “Ad Director” is an video maker app for business. “Tayasui Sketchers” is  a drawing app that provides various drawing tools. “lingduck” is a Hong Kong food take-away app that provides discounts for users. “Co-star Personalized Astrology” is a personalized horoscope app.

In the Best for Personal Growth category, “Timecap” is a free daily habit tracker. “Paired” is a relationship app that guides users to improve couple communication, stay connected and to build a quality relationship. “Centr” is a workout app that provides users with a workout plan. “Cake- Learn English for Free” is a free English learning app that provides users with fun and short English conversation videos. “Nüli — Home & Gym Workouts” is an app that provides  step-by-step workout plans, along with useful video demonstrations and instructions.

Source: Google Play

“Genshin Impact” is a role-playing (RPG) game featuring the fantasy open-world of Teyvat. Users embark on an adventurous journey with companions to uncover the mysteries of Teyvat and also reunite with their long-lost sibling. The game provides enjoyable visual and auditory experience with stunning graphics that capture actions in details and top orchestral soundtracks.

Google Play users also vote for their favourite apps and games this year.

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Source: Google Play

The top three users’ favoriate apps are “Sleep Theory”, a healthy app that help users to develop regular sleep habits and to sleep better; “Cake- Learn English for Free”, a free English learning app that provides users with fun and short English conversation videos; and “Microsoft Office”, a Office app that combines Word, Excel and PowerPoints into one.

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For users’ favoriate games, there is”Genshin Impact”, a Chinese action role-playing game that allows the player to control one of four interchangeable characters; “SLAM DUNK”, a real-time basketball game adapted from the Japanese anime, “Slam Dunk”; and “Guardian Tales”, an action-adventure game published by Kakao Games, with various quests, puzzles, and combats at each level.