The number of Viber users in Russia has doubled over the year and exceeded the 60 million people
The audience of the messenger Viber for the year increased by 50.8% and by may 2016 amounted to 754 million users. About it reported in a press-service of Viber in Russia. In our country the audience of the service has doubled in a year.
“A global audience of Viber for may 2016 amounted to 754 million users in April 2015, the figure was 500 million users”, — explained in Viber.
In Russia, the audience has grown for a year twice and may 2016, has exceeded 60 million users. The company said that “Russia has always been one of the most explosive figures.
That the Russian audience is Viber is close to the target of 60 million users at the beginning of the year told the operating Director of Michael Shmilov. The global audience at that moment, he said, was in excess of 711 million people.
In January 2016, research company J’son & Partners Consulting company called Viber is the most popular messenger in Russia: they use about 60% of smartphone owners. In the Viber then said that the audience of the messenger in Russia is about 50 million people.
Viber is a service to exchange text, voice and video. Free users can send text messages, photos, videos, make calls to other Viber users. The service is available in 193 countries.