File Dump for Android Apps


42matters provides an enterprise data dump of Android App meta-data.

Dump Types


Daily dumps are incremental and export updated and removed apps separately. Please contact us for a price quote.

Data Format

Data is store in a single gzipped file with line delimited JSON with the following characteristics:

  • Each line is a valid JSON object
  • UTF-8 encoding
  • Line separator is '\n'

Access Credentials

In order to obtain your Access Credentials, please contact us.

Sample Data Dump

Have a look at the daily-updated Top 100 Google Play Apps: Download data sample

App Schema

Name Type Description Available in Dump
package_name String The app package name (unique identifier) LOOKUP, FULL
category String The app category (human-readable string) LOOKUP, FULL
cat_int Integer The app category (refer to the categories mapping for more information) LOOKUP, FULL
cat_key String The app category key LOOKUP, FULL
cat_keys List of Strings All app category keys. E.g family-friendly apps have multiple category keys. LOOKUP, FULL
cat_type Integer 0 - Non-Game, 1 - Game LOOKUP, FULL
title String App title LOOKUP, FULL
description String Full app description LOOKUP, FULL
short_desc String Short app description (promo text) LOOKUP, FULL
icon URL Full-sized icon. Format can be either webp or png. In order to request png format, remove trailing "-rw" from the url if there. LOOKUP, FULL
icon_72 URL App icon (72x72 pixels). Format can be either webp or png. In order to request png format, remove trailing "-rw" from the url if there. LOOKUP, FULL
market_url URL A deep link to the app page on Google Play LOOKUP, FULL
what_is_new String 'What is new' message from the developer LOOKUP, FULL
downloads String Downloads range LOOKUP, FULL
downloads_min Long Lower bound for downloads count LOOKUP, FULL
downloads_max Long Upper bound for downloads count LOOKUP, FULL
market_update Date in ISO8601 extended format The last time the app was updated on Google Play LOOKUP, FULL
promo_video URL Link to promotional app video on Youtube LOOKUP, FULL
promo_video_image URL Link to image of the app video LOOKUP, FULL
rating Double App rating (from 0 to 5, 5 highest) LOOKUP, FULL
size Integer App size (in bytes, optional, if app has multiple versions) LOOKUP, FULL
screenshots List of URLs List of app screenshots. Format can be either webp or png. In order to request png format, remove trailing "-rw" from the url if there. LOOKUP, FULL
version String The current app version (if app has multiple versions, the value is "Varies with device") LOOKUP, FULL
website URL App website (optional) LOOKUP, FULL
developer String App developer name LOOKUP, FULL
content_rating String Content rating (e.g. Everyone, Medium Maturity) LOOKUP, FULL
number_ratings Integer Number of app ratings LOOKUP, FULL
ratings_1
ratings_2
ratings_3
ratings_4
ratings_5
Long Number of app ratings with value 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 respectively LOOKUP, FULL
price_currency String App price currency LOOKUP, FULL
price_numeric Double The app price (numeric) LOOKUP, FULL
price String Formatted app price with currency LOOKUP, FULL
price_i18n_countries List of country codes Countries for which there is country-specific pricing LOOKUP, FULL
iap Boolean A boolean flag that signifies whether the app offers in-app purchases or not. LOOKUP, FULL
iap_min Double If the app supports in-app purchases, this is the minimum price of an IAP product LOOKUP, FULL
iap_max Double If the app supports in-app purchases, this is the maximum price of an IAP product LOOKUP, FULL
lang Language code Default language for the app LOOKUP, FULL
i18n_lang List of language codes Additional languages in which the app is translated, other than the default. A language is present only if the long description of the app is in this language. Short description (promo text, visible only on mobile does not count). LOOKUP, FULL
similar List of package names List of similar apps LOOKUP, FULL
from_developer List of package names List of other apps from the same developer LOOKUP, FULL
badges List of badges e.g. top developer, editor's choice LOOKUP, FULL
interactive_elements List of interactive elements e.g. Users Interact, Shares Info, Shares Location LOOKUP, FULL
price_i18n Object Dictionary object that contains pricing information in different countries. That includes price, price_numeric, price_currency per country. 55 country-specific prices available, see app_country parameter values for a full list. FULL
i18n Object Dictionary object containing internationalized metadata for the app. That includes t​itle, short_desc, description, what_is_new, screenshots if available. 35 languages available, see lang parameter values for a full list. FULL
app_availability Object Dictionary object that contains availability information of the app on a country level. available_in lists the available countries, not_available_in presents the countries where the app is not present. If a country is not listed in either, then there is no reliable information about its availability. 55 countries supported, see country parameter values for a full list. FULL

Last Modified: 2017-10-30


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