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What are the most used commerce SDKs in Android apps? We here at 42matters have pulled together a list of the 10 most popular commerce SDKs on the Android app market. This list is based on our analysis of the millions of mobile applications – and over 1,200 SDKs integrated into them – that constitute the vast inventory of the Google Play Store. The accompanying data provides readers with a glimpse into the rich mobile application insights generated by the 42matters technology. This data is also available via our API and Explorer.


For app builders seeking a commerce SDK to leverage in their app, this list outlines the most trusted options on the market. For SDK developers, it provides useful data on both competitors and potential customers. Finally, for market researchers, our list offers a tantalizing sample of the sort of market insights our technology can provide.

1) Google Play In-app billing


Out of all apps that use commerce SDKs 40% have Google Play In-app billing integrated, covering 62% of app downloads in that sdk segment.

Google Play's billing system SDK is a service that enables you to sell digital products and content in your Android app.

APP SHARE

40%

TOTAL APPS

182.95k

APPLICATIONS

105.23k

GAMES

77.72k

DOWNLOAD SHARE

62%

TOTAL DOWNLOADS

153.73b

APP DOWNLOADS

63.02b

GAME DOWNLOADS

90.71b


Browse all apps that have Google Play In-app billing integrated with our App Market Explorer.


2) Razorpay


Out of all apps that use commerce SDKs 20% have Razorpay integrated, covering 3% of app downloads in that sdk segment.

Razorpay is a payment gateway SDK for digital and online payments. It enables businesses to accept payments from customers and automate payouts to vendors and employees.

APP SHARE

20%

TOTAL APPS

93.82k

APPLICATIONS

93.62k

GAMES

203

DOWNLOAD SHARE

3%

TOTAL DOWNLOADS

8.62b

APP DOWNLOADS

8.49b

GAME DOWNLOADS

131.67m


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3) Stripe


Out of all apps that use commerce SDKs 18% have Stripe integrated, covering 2% of app downloads in that sdk segment.

Stripe is a technology company that builds economic infrastructure for the internet. Stripe combines a payments platform with applications that put revenue data at the heart of business operations.

APP SHARE

18%

TOTAL APPS

81.98k

APPLICATIONS

81.58k

GAMES

400

DOWNLOAD SHARE

2%

TOTAL DOWNLOADS

7.25b

APP DOWNLOADS

7.15b

GAME DOWNLOADS

100.88m


Browse all apps that have Stripe integrated with our App Market Explorer.


4) card.io


Out of all apps that use commerce SDKs 8% have card.io integrated, covering 2% of app downloads in that sdk segment.

The card.io SDK provides fast, easy credit card scanning in mobile apps.

APP SHARE

8%

TOTAL APPS

37.39k

APPLICATIONS

37.27k

GAMES

126

DOWNLOAD SHARE

2%

TOTAL DOWNLOADS

7.32b

APP DOWNLOADS

7.27b

GAME DOWNLOADS

54.57m


Browse all apps that have card.io integrated with our App Market Explorer.


5) PayPal


Out of all apps that use commerce SDKs 8% have PayPal integrated, covering 3% of app downloads in that sdk segment.

The PayPal SDK offers access to the PayPal online payments system that supports online money transfers and serves as an electronic alternative to traditional paper methods like checks and money orders.

APP SHARE

8%

TOTAL APPS

36.32k

APPLICATIONS

36.16k

GAMES

161

DOWNLOAD SHARE

3%

TOTAL DOWNLOADS

7.38b

APP DOWNLOADS

7.31b

GAME DOWNLOADS

70.37m


Browse all apps that have PayPal integrated with our App Market Explorer.


6) Google Play License Verification Library


Out of all apps that use commerce SDKs 7% have Google Play License Verification Library integrated, covering 10% of app downloads in that sdk segment.

Google Play License Verification Library SDK simplifies the process of adding licensing to your application and helps ensure a more secure, robust implementation for your application.

APP SHARE

7%

TOTAL APPS

35.89k

APPLICATIONS

22.96k

GAMES

12.93k

DOWNLOAD SHARE

10%

TOTAL DOWNLOADS

26.75b

APP DOWNLOADS

6.2b

GAME DOWNLOADS

20.55b


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7) Braintree


Out of all apps that use commerce SDKs 6% have Braintree integrated, covering 4% of app downloads in that sdk segment.

Braintree reaches more buyers and drives higher conversion. It is the only payments platform SDK that delivers PayPal, Venmo (in the US), credit and debit cards, and popular digital wallets like Apple Pay and Google Pay in a single, seamless integration.

APP SHARE

6%

TOTAL APPS

30.65k

APPLICATIONS

30.58k

GAMES

72

DOWNLOAD SHARE

4%

TOTAL DOWNLOADS

11.84b

APP DOWNLOADS

11.82b

GAME DOWNLOADS

18.38m


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8) Anjlab Android In-App Billing v3


Out of all apps that use commerce SDKs 5% have Anjlab Android In-App Billing v3 integrated, covering 2% of app downloads in that sdk segment.

Anjlab Android In-App Billing v3 is a simple, straight-forward implementation of the Android v3 In-app billing API / SDK. It supports in-App product purchases (both non-consumable and consumable) and subscriptions.

APP SHARE

5%

TOTAL APPS

25.39k

APPLICATIONS

23.14k

GAMES

2.25k

DOWNLOAD SHARE

2%

TOTAL DOWNLOADS

6.12b

APP DOWNLOADS

4.31b

GAME DOWNLOADS

1.81b


Browse all apps that have Anjlab Android In-App Billing v3 integrated with our App Market Explorer.


9) Paytm Mobile SDK


Out of all apps that use commerce SDKs 5% have Paytm Mobile SDK integrated, covering 1% of app downloads in that sdk segment.

Paytm Mobile SDK offers full-stack payments and financial solutions to consumers, offline merchants, and online platforms.

APP SHARE

5%

TOTAL APPS

24.87k

APPLICATIONS

24.74k

GAMES

125

DOWNLOAD SHARE

1%

TOTAL DOWNLOADS

4.81b

APP DOWNLOADS

4.69b

GAME DOWNLOADS

120.97m


Browse all apps that have Paytm Mobile SDK integrated with our App Market Explorer.


10) Amazon In-App Purchasing


Out of all apps that use commerce SDKs 3% have Amazon In-App Purchasing integrated, covering 11% of app downloads in that sdk segment.

In-App Purchasing (IAP) allows your app to present, process, and fulfill purchases of digital content and subscriptions within your app via SDK.

APP SHARE

3%

TOTAL APPS

17.72k

APPLICATIONS

9.93k

GAMES

7.79k

DOWNLOAD SHARE

11%

TOTAL DOWNLOADS

27.5b

APP DOWNLOADS

4.27b

GAME DOWNLOADS

23.23b


Browse all apps that have Amazon In-App Purchasing integrated with our App Market Explorer.


Where does the data come from?

We at 42matters scan millions of iOS and Android applications upon their release and as they are updated. We maintain an always up-to-date list of SDKs installed in each application. The download numbers represent estimates. The data collected can be used to compare the distribution of SDKs by category (find the full list of SDKs per category here), and in this way provide a more rigorous understanding of the SDK market share within the broader mobile application landscape. Contact us if you want to learn more.


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