Dating app usage has increased and within 2020, it is on the rise in almost all countries. According to a research conducted by Pew Research Center, 30% of US adults have used a mobile dating app or a website at some point.
Statista says the estimated total revenue in online dating will reach $1.754 million worldwide at the end of 2020. The average revenue per dating app user is expected to be $8.95. The United States has the highest percentage of revenue with an estimation of $798 million in 2020.
Statistics show that the increase in the number of dating app users will continue to increase in the upcoming years.
As the demand for dating apps increases, the number of dating apps in Google Play has increased accordingly. Finding the best dating app has become harder for the Android users. As Mobile Marketing Reads, we have brought together the best dating apps for Android in 2020.
According to the latest research conducted by SKYN, Tinder is the number one dating app preferred by adults. Prior Data supports this research by ranking Tinder the most popular Android dating app as of May 2020 with 3.24 million global monthly downloads from Google Play.
Tinder users prefer the dating app to meet new people, expand their social network, and meet locals while traveling. At the beginning of 2020, Tinder started to work on a panic button for dates gone wrong in order to improve user security.
The world’s most popular dating app sparks around 26 million matches per day. The free-to-use Tinder provides premium features with Tinder Plus including unlimited likes, global chat, giving a second chance to someone, and being the top profile in their area for 30 minutes. Users can also prefer Tinder Gold which provides all Tinder Plus features, plus Likes You feature that allows users to see who likes them and more.
Being one of the first dating apps, launched on the web in 1995, Match is among the most popular dating apps among Android users. In the first quarter of 2020, the number of paid users of Match Group was over 9.9 million, according to Statista.
The dating app helps its users to get new daily matches delivered, see who’s peeked their profile, check out profiles near them, and exchange messages. Each day, 25000 new members join Match to find a long-term relationship.
According to data provided by Match, 2 out of 3 Match first dates lead to second dates. Free-to-use dating app provides premium features for the users.
With more than 1.900.000 users on Android, Bumble is one of the well-known dating apps that help its users find friends and dates. The matchmaking app is the second most popular dating app in the US after Tinder as of June 2020.
It’s a free dating app where users are also offered Bumble Premium to see a rematch with expired connections and to see people who have right-swiped.
One of the most important features of Bumble Date is that women make the first move to fight against old-fashioned heterosexual relationship habits. The app has become a game changer in online dating with this feature.
Being one of the top rated mobile dating apps, founded in 2014, Clover is known for being the speediest one to arrange a date. The app supports straight, bisexual, lesbian, and gay relationships.
It is a free to download dating app where users of Clover can filter people according to the relationship type (dating, friendship, etc), physical characteristics (height, body type, etc), profession, ethnicity, age, and more. Clover also offers a subscription package with paid features including advanced filtering options and more.
Clover launched a new Live Video Dating service in June, 2020 to enable users search for dates while at home without revealing personal details and without using third party platforms.
Coffee Meets Bagel
Coffee Meets Bagel is an anti-swiping dating app for busy professionals who are looking for serious relationships. It offers more personalized matchmaking with less swiping by interpreting users’ behavior from likes and passes on a match.
The free to download dating app offers a CMB Premium subscription package where users can see people who like them, use 6000 beans to unlock special features like discovering more people, and view activity reports.
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Having more than 100 million users registered, MeetMe is a dating app that enables users to find new dates nearby. As part of the Meet Group, MeetMe provides video chatting with locals, messaging with people nearby and around the world, and streaming, and finding people according to their interests via its mobile app.
It is a free to download dating app where users are also offered in-app purchases. The Meet Group also launched DateNight that is the first-ever livestreaming dating game offering rewards like a free $10 gift card to one of the 18 national chain restaurants to the players.
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OKCupid is one of the ‘Editor’s Choice’ android dating app for users to find a match based on their interests by asking unique questions and giving personalized compatibility percentages. The app supports straight, bisexual, lesbian, and gay relationships and lets users set their pronous at registration.
OkCubid is a free to download dating app where users are also offered premium subscription to unlock exclusive features including seeing who likes users without having to like them first, searching singles with advanced filters, and avoiding in-app ads.
The dating app added a #BlackLivesMatter profile badge to the app where users can use to add their profile by answering “Yes” to the question: “Do you want to support the #BlackLivesMatter movement by adding a badge to your profile?”.
Hinge is another ‘Editor’s Choice’ dating app where, according to Hinge, 3 out of 4 times Hinge users want to go on a second date. Their motto is “the dating app designed to be deleted” that shows their value proposition to let users meet people who want to get off dating apps, too.
Free members are offered to send only 10 likes per day to make the matches more meaningful. Hinge users are also offered premium subscription (Preferred Membership) with advanced filters and preferences. Premium users can also see who likes them.
LOVOO is a one of the most popular mobile dating apps on Android where 35 million matches, 4.2 billion match votes, 8 million picture uploads, and 4200 million messages are delivered a month.
The free to download dating app offers a premium subscription package where users can avoid in-app ads, see who visited their profile and chat with them, swipe right limitlessly, send up 3 chat requests daily, keep their profile anonymous, and find people again.
Plenty of Fish (POF)
Plenty of Fish, aka POF, is a mobile dating app claiming that their users are 2.7x more likely to enter a conversation within the first 24 hours. The app helps users to search for the profiles with filters based on their interests, start conversation, and meet matches who vote “Yes” to them.