1. Tramain's Avatar
    Hey how many paid and free apps do you have on your phone and do you think it is worth buying a app with money or should they be free.
    Last edited by Tramain; 05-23-2009 at 03:04 PM.
    05-20-2009 07:14 AM
  2. shutter's Avatar
    Whether an app is worth the money is a very subjective question. There are some apps that some have a need for and others don't. I have 53 apps on my phone and another 80 sitting in iTunes that I have removed from my phone and god knows how many I have deleted from itunes , probably more than half were paid apps. A lot of those I got for free cause I caught them on a promotion or found a promo code for them, the rest of them I just sucked it up and bought them. Do I think they should all be free? No, I would like it, for sure, but developers work pretty hard getting these apps just right and deserve to be compensated for that. Most of my paid apps are > $5.00 I do have a couple I paid more for, but again, they were worth it to me, they may or may not be worth it to you.
    05-20-2009 07:51 AM
  3. Ghecko's Avatar
    I have all 9 pages full with a mixture of free and paid apps.
    05-20-2009 10:01 AM
  4. tchaves's Avatar
    I've actually never bought an app. I'm cheap like that, and I've found that most of what I want has a free version or a free competitor.
    05-20-2009 01:57 PM
  5. Tramain's Avatar
    Yes I agree most paid apps have a free app that is close to it
    05-20-2009 03:50 PM
  6. mth785's Avatar
    I have 132 apps in iTunes and a fraction of that on my iPhone. Most of my apps were free but I probably paid for a dozen or so of them. I think it is great that we have so many options.
    05-20-2009 10:58 PM
  7. Brickman's Avatar
    I currently have 82. That is after deleting some. If I tried to put all the apps I have in iTunes on my iPhone I would have to buy another one.

    Most of the ones I have are free, but the ones I use the most are paid for.
    05-20-2009 11:10 PM
  8. jbmoney13's Avatar
    All my screens on my iPhone are filled with apps, I would say 80% paid and 20% free. I have many more in my itunes account but they won't fit on the screen anymore. Apple needs to make folders or something. What do you think?

    You can't have all apps be free, then there would be no motivation for making them. $1-$10 is not a lot to ask for, just telling the trash from the good stuff is getting tougher.
    05-28-2009 01:52 PM
  9. tang's Avatar
    I currently have 62
    06-15-2009 03:49 AM
  10. Tramain's Avatar
    I have 33 I just started adding a lot off applications.
    06-15-2009 08:50 AM
  11. bmfan#IM's Avatar
    what no poll !

    i have 4 apps...

    one paid, three free
    06-15-2009 09:38 AM
  12. darkmonk's Avatar
    I have 158 Apps. 20, 9, and 4 apps are stored in different categories. I have 6 pages of apps. Most are free. I love all of my apps
    06-15-2009 03:09 PM
  13. msbaylor's Avatar
    @darkmonk I assume you are jailbroken?

    I have 146
    06-15-2009 11:31 PM
  14. Christinme7890's Avatar
    I have a total of 267 apps and only use about 48 of them. I constantly am downloading new games all the time. SOme are good, some are ok, and some are so bad that I ask for a refund....megaman game comes to mind, worst game controls ever.
    06-17-2009 06:26 AM
  15. goavs77's Avatar
    80, with about 60 others not on the phone.
    06-18-2009 12:04 AM
  16. cdudek's Avatar
    i have 30 free apps and 2 paid apps. I'm thinking about getting more paid apps just because of all those dumb advertisements. I understand that that is how they make money off the free apps, just have to buck up and pay for them i guess
    06-18-2009 12:07 AM
  17. John Scaro's Avatar
    newbie getting his post count up... 65 and climbing
    06-18-2009 12:36 AM
  18. mayyam's Avatar
    I have over 40 apps (not including defaults) on my iPhone right now, but I'm sure I've downloaded over 100 apps, both paid and free.

    Whether or not an app should be free or not is relative to how useful or how much I want it. I've actually spent the full $9.99 for the Assassin's Creed game (even though it's about $7 now) because I'm a big fan of the original game, but I usually stay in the $0.99 to $5 range. It all depends on how much I want it, and I think some apps deserve to be put on the paid list because developers should get paid for the applications they create.
    06-18-2009 12:59 PM
  19. astrosaurus's Avatar
    I have 8 pages full but I usually delete stuff I know I'll never use again. Of app/games I actually use (and love) I'd probably say it's a solid 4-5 pages.
    06-18-2009 05:37 PM
  20. Corrina's Avatar
    I've deleted a lot of the apps I've put on simply because I got bored with them. I only have 2 and a half pages of them right now, about half free and half I paid for. The free ones are social networking apps mostly, and the paid ones are photography ones (101 Filters is my favorite!) and the full versions of games I liked when I tried the free versions.

    I think 99 cents is very reasonable for most of what's out there. I don't mind paying a buck for a cool app or game. I'm shocked, though, at how many really cool apps are free. I'm pretty sure I'm addicted to the app store and need an intervention.
    06-18-2009 10:27 PM
  21. jrsrebelde's Avatar
    the most as possible
    07-05-2009 08:40 AM
  22. Tramain's Avatar
    I just started downloading alot of apps and I have 37 that is the most I have ever had.
    07-05-2009 08:55 AM
  23. mcdan333#AC's Avatar
    I've got 63 on my phone currently, including a few JB apps. I have quite a few more in iTunes that I sometimes rotate in or out.
    07-05-2009 01:20 PM
  24. clayrussell's Avatar
    I currently have 204. I have them all installed on my iPhone as there is no limit other than available memory to how many you can have installed. 1/2 of them are games (most in the $0.99). I will throw a buck at high quality games all day long. I currently push all the games to the back pages and use Spotlight to search by name for the ones I can't see.
    07-05-2009 02:46 PM
  25. rolo's Avatar
    150 in total including our game Touch Squash
    07-06-2009 08:49 AM
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