Google Duo is more popular than Go Pokémon in the United States

Google Duo, the new competitor to FaceTime, is available recently and seems to meet a huge success in the US. On the Play Store, the application is placed in first place of free apps before Facebook and Pokémon GB.

Presented last May at the Google I / O, the Duo video chat application is available for download from a few days on the US Google Play Store. In a few hours, the new creation came from Mountain View has climbed up the ranking of free apps in the land of Uncle Sam, exceeding the social network Facebook, its Messenger instant chat companion and the game of the moment, Pokémon Go.

In France, Google Duo is available only yesterday and the application has not yet had time to meet with the same success. At the time of writing these lines, the app Google is not even present in the TOP 100.

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This ranking is updated regularly, this is a snapshot at a time T, representing the craze for novelty, driven by the popularity of Google. In other words, there is no guarantee that the application gets to keep his place for very long, even if the first feedback is very positive given the rating of 4.5 out of 5 granted by its users.

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