mobile app development trends

Top Mobile App Development Trends For 2021

In 2021 having a mobile application for any business is the very first step in building a modern service. It is very crucial for any business to work parallel with the latest trends. Giving customers and users access to the mobile application is one of the best ways to get them connected with your products, services, and brand because global smartphone users have been increased by 40% since 2016-2020.

 There will be rapid growth in the number of smartphone users and by 2023. By 2023 mobile users will increase to 7.33 billion. You will be shocked to know that by 2025 around 72% of the world population will solely use smartphones to access the internet. On average adults aged 25+ use their mobile phones 264 times a day and people age from 15-24 387 times every day. These numbers are just unbelievable hence you should know that number of mobile phone users won’t decrease.

 Further in this blog, we have mentioned mobile app development trends for 2021 that can help you to reach potential customers.

Instant Apps

In 2021 instant apps are in trends as they are ideal for business, learning, and healthcare use. In instant apps, users can learn the basic functions of the application without even downloading it. These instant apps are ideal for offering a demo to the user about the native apps.

 Instant apps help to determine that users want to install the application or not. These instant apps are very helpful when you knott them with the digital marketing strategies of your business.

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence such as face recognition has become standard in every mobile application. If you have used Snapchat or Instagram you must be aware of funny stickers and filters. These apps are a great success because they are able to recognize and process images through AI.

 Different AI features such as smart filters, speech recognition, the automated assistant can be integrated into a mobile application also the AI features can be used to analyze the upcoming failure of the business.

Wearable Devices

Wearable devices such as smartwatches, smart bands, AI-powered sunglasses are at a recent surge due to advancements in mobile applications. Innovation in healthcare mobile applications has brought a revolution to wearable devices.


According to a study trend on mobile purchase will continue over the next 10+ years because consumers are adapting to M-commerce. Online payment facility through different apps like Google Pay, PhonePay, Paytm has facilitated M-commerce across the country. The wearable device market will also play a major role in the future of M-commerce.


Chatbots are a digital human way of conversation with consumers. Chatbots are of different types such as virtual assistance like Siri, Google Assistance, and Alexa. The other type of chatbots are which you see on the website and mobile applications. In mobile applications, chatbots offer an interactive conversation experience and users interact with businesses in a human-like manner even in the absence of humans.

Types of Mobile Applications by Technology

Basically, there are 3 types of mobile applications technology-wise.

  1. Native apps

  2. Web apps

  3. Hybrid apps

Native Apps

These types of mobile applications are built specifically for mobile device operating systems. The technology used for native apps are Swift, Python, Kotlin, Java, C++, and React. The advantages of native apps are that these are reliable, faster, and more efficient with the device’s resources like Bluetooth, NFC, contacts, phonebook, camera, and much more.

Web Apps

Web apps are very much similar to native apps. Web apps are actually responsive websites that adapt according to deceive interface. The technology used in web apps are HTML5, JavaScript, CSS, Ruby, and other programming languages. The best thing about these apps are that they are not customized they just adapt according to the mobile device operating system.

Hybrid Apps

Hybrid apps look and feel like native apps. They have a responsive design, a home screen icon, and even able to function offline. The technology used in hybrid apps are HTML5, Swift, and a mixture of technology used in native apps. The benefit of a hybrid app is, they load rapidly because they use a single code base.

 Final Words

When it comes to mobile application development companies, the name of Quaere is on the top. Quaere is following all the mobile app development trends that are important for 2021.

 If you are looking for a free consultation for your business or enterprise mobile application you can connect with us. We will get back to you in no time.