Flurry claims indie app devs are becoming “endangered species”
Analytics firm Flurry has released its latest report on device proliferation, which shows a steep upward curve in terms of the number of device models a dev needs to support if you want your app to be fully optimised.
The research, as seen in the graph below, found that if you want your app to cover 80% of total active devices, you need it to be compatible with 156 different models. For your app to cover nine in ten active devices, that number shoots up to 331 models.
If you’re aiming lower, the...