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View Poll Results: When you can choose from iOS app versions, which one do you usually install?

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  • Free version with in-app purchases

    3 60.00%
  • Paid version

    2 40.00%
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    MDiagnosis's Avatar
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    Default Poll: Freemium vs Premium app versions

    Please share your experience here. The poll will take less than a second.
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    Default Re: Poll: Freemium vs Premium app versions

    The free versions are usually to introduce you to the app and either have limitations not found in the paid version, or have distracting ads.
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    Default Re: Poll: Freemium vs Premium app versions

    Ali,

    Thank you for your feedback. I appreciate it.
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    Default Re: Poll: Freemium vs Premium app versions

    If its an app that I know I need function wise and it's a paid one, I will just buy it. If its an app that I think could prove productive for me but has a free version I will try it and if it works out I will then purchase it. So, I chose free with paid opt for my vote.
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    Default Poll: Freemium vs Premium app versions

    I love the try before you buy option on majority of apps!
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    Default Re: Poll: Freemium vs Premium app versions

    I don't bother with free apps unless they are paid apps gone free for a limited time (or very useful apps available free only); too many cases of ads eating up my data (and thus battery) and apps collecting info they don't need. I basically with a few exceptions refuse to use IAP simply because I want to discourage it.

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