Top 15 Mobile App Development Trends 2021…Part I

“Mobile is the enabling centerpiece of digital convergence. Mobile is the glue for all other digital industries to use when approaching convergence, but mobile is also the digital gateway for the real world to join in this global metamorphosis of human behavior.”- Tomi Ahonen


Mobile is not just the future but also the present of online. People are comfortable accessing information and staying connected online through mobile and that has certainly impacted the mobile application trends. We as your technology partner make sure that you stay on top of your game when it comes to the latest trends and technology updates. Through this blog series, we will be covering the top mobile application trends that are most likely to rank in the year 2021.

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Here Are Top 15 Mobile Application Development Trends That Will Dominate The Market In 2021:

1. Internet Of Things & Mobile Applications:

Technology has improved our standard of living and it is no surprise that we have gotten quite accustomed as well as dependent on the changing technology in our daily life.

Human enjoys getting things done and tasks completed without the need of human intervention and thus Internet of Things is taking precedence. Smart home technology gives you a sheer example of how IoT and mobile apps are adding to our comfort of living.

Various mobile apps are released in the market that is easy to use and can perfectly operate and adjust the thermostat of the house, lock/unlock the house doors, and connect their household appliances such as refrigerators and home security systems.


It is already anticipated that the global market of the Internet of Things will already reach $222 billion. It is expected that by 2025 the total number of revenue that will be incurred through IoT software and application will cross the threshold of 1.6 trillion.

2. Foldable Devices And Mobile Apps:

Cell phone models have gone through a lot of change in the past one decade. We already have gotten used to phones with touch screens with no buttons and they were also a big hit in the market. Recently, the foldable devices have made a comeback in the market and it sure has gotten interested of the buyers.

Samsung Galaxy, Motorola, and Huawei are among the brands that have already released their foldable phone devices. The unique feature of these foldable devices is that one can expand or compress the screen size by folding the screen and thus it perfectly entertains the user while matching their preference.

Software firms and mobile application developers need to consider these factors when building their applications and update the content accordingly. Seamless adjustment of application to the screen of the device is paramount.

Almost 17 percent of iPhone users and 19 percent of Android consumers are quite interested in buying foldable cell phones. It is a smart move to give heed to these market changes and plan and design your application accordingly.

3. Mobile Application & 5G Technology:

Evolving technology will definitely impact and influence the development of mobile applications. Here is an expected growth chart of 5G smartphones in the next couple of years:


With 5G technology the speed, traffic capacity and efficiency factor of the network will certainly improve and that means latency will decrease ten times. 5G is expected to be 100 times faster than the existing 4G network. This means that mobile app developers can include more features to the applications without hindering the application’s performance.

4. Wearable Devices & Mobile Applications:

Wearable devices and wearable technology are already gaining popularity in the market. From smartwatches to fitness bands as well as trackers, all are already trending and in demand in the market. The market of wearable devices has not saturated yet.


As the market of wearables is steadily on the rise, various software and application developers do consider this market to develop their applications accordingly.

In 2021, mobile application developers are going to design and create applications while giving heed to the increasing market of the wearables which will make downloading hundreds of applications directly from the wrist possible for the consumers of the wearable market. In the coming years, you can expect progress and exceptional breakthrough in the niche.


We are only getting started with our list of mobile application trends. Stay tuned for our next update and we’ll discuss the latest trend that is going to dominate the digital market in this year. Midas has over eighteen years of extensive market and industry expertise. We have worked with businesses coming from every corner of the globe. Custom application development, website design developer, and mobile application maintenance are some of the coveted services that we offer. Give Us A Call or Drop An Email For More Information On Our Services.