Do you want to know the FIRST Android App to hit 5 Billion downloads on Play store then we got you covered? Well, it’s not WhatsApp,
So the app with the highest number of downloads in Play store is “Google Play Services.” Yes, you heard me right Google Play Services has surpassed 5 Billion downloads, making it the first Android app on Play store to reach that milestone.
This Android app is so important that if you remove it from your phone, your phone will become useless or start malfunctioning. There is a high possibility that you have thought about disabling this app at one point only to discover that your android device can’t live without it.
Whether you like it or not, you must install the app once you are using an Android smartphone because you have no choice but to install it.
What are the functions of the app, you ask?
Google Play services is used to update Google apps and apps from Google Play. It is also responsible for the push notifications you get. It also provides core functionality like authentication to your Google services, synchronized contacts, access to all the latest user privacy settings, and higher quality, lower-powered location based services.” If you uninstall/remove Google Play Services from your phone, many apps would stop working, and your phone would be quite useless.