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That's why we've created this list of the best mobile app development companies for you to review. Read through company descriptions, former clients, and notable projects to find the best fit for your business. (And, if you want personalized recommendations, tell us about your project.)

List of the Best Mobile App Development Companies

  • 91
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Washington DC

    3Advance is a Washington, D.C.-based app development company with a major focus on user experience. Since 2010, they have developed applications for startups, nonprofits, and other businesses. Their team of 13 has experience across many industries, including sports and fitness, food-ordering, and healthcare. They also provide Cloud (APIs, AWS, Azure) and Data Science (AI, machine learning) consulting that allows businesses to future-proof and scale.

    Clients
    NPR
    Newseum
    Upside
    Special Olympics
    Industries
    Notable Project

    3Advance rebuilt a website for a legal nonprofit to update security, improve email capabilities, and streamline UX. The website is a free service for journalists who have First Amendment or Freedom of Information questions.

    “Feedback from users has been very positive. It was our first professional site; our old site was very static, and on this one, everything is updated without having to refresh a single URL.” – Legal Defense Director, Advocacy Nonprofit

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  • 92
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Taganrog Russia

    Umbrella IT is a development service company that's headquartered in Taganrog, Russia. They also have locations in Dubai and Vancouver, Canada. Umbrella IT was founded in 2009 and provides services for web and mobile app development. Umbrella IT has more than 150 employees that provide a range of services. 

    Clients
    PoolTracker
    Bounce
    SheKnows Media
    Optimizer
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Umbrella IT developed the second iteration of a popular social media networking app. While the new version hasn't launched, it's already received positive feedback. The client is confident about its success. 

    "They [Umbrella IT] work at the highest level possible. If you know what you want, it will be built exactly per your specifications." – CEO, Social Networking App

  • 93
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    Over the last 12 years, The BHW Group has completed 340 projects for 60 customers in 21 industries. The 14 employee team working out of Austin, Texas does mobile app and web development and design. They work on both iOS and Android apps, as well as enterprise apps and business process automation.

    Clients
    Chick-Fil-A
    Carecycle
    Rush Enterprises
    The University of Texas
    Industries
    Notable Project

    The BHW Group was hired by a social network platform to build its website and mobile apps from the ground up. The founder of the company is very pleased with The BHW Group’s ongoing work.

    “If I was to start the process over again, I'd use the same team and not waste any time calling other people.” – Founder, Social Media Company

  • 94
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Berlin Germany

    Lean Apps is a mobile app and web development company based in Berlin with an office in India. Founded in 2013, the team of 43 specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI design, web development, and more. They work with small businesses, midmarket-sized companies, and enterprises, focusing on arts, entertainment & music, retail, healthcare, and medical.

     

    Clients
    Evivecare
    BMW
    Red Dot
    Offermill
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Lean Apps worked on mobile app and prototype development for an entrepreneurship program. They provided end-to-end development for mobile apps, as well as designers, developers, and project managers.

    “Their team is excellent. We’re in close communication on almost a weekly basis.” – CEO, Entrepreneurship Program

  • 95
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Bengaluru India

    Codewave Technologies is a technology services company founded in 2015. Based in Bangalore, India, the team of 52 specializes in mobile app development, web development, and UX/UI design. They primarily serve small business and midmarket clients in the education, financial services, and health care & medical industries. 

     

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Codewave built a cloud-integrated product ecosystem for a B2B startup. The team developed a cloud system integrating several standalone time-tracking apps [iOS/Android]. A corresponding web interface was also built enabling master admin capabilities. Overall, the client was pleased with the team's work. 

    "I think Codewave’s approach resulted in a more successful product. They also came up with ideas, and they would propose options that I hadn't thought of, and I liked that." — Founder, B2B Startup
     

  • 96
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Atlanta GA

    Started in 2001, Big Nerd Ranch is a 50+ web and mobile app development firm headquartered in Atlanta. While not creating apps for the world’s leading brands, their team leads immersive coding boot camps.

    Clients
    Amazon
    Google
    Pepsi
    Smithsonian Channel
    Notable Project

    Big Nerd Ranch developed a series of dynamic iPad apps that produced massive sales results in the first year. The client was impressed by their ideation process, customer service, and quality deliverables.

    “I just felt comfortable with the team Big Nerd Ranch had. That’s the reason they got the initial business. They received the repeat business due to the quality of work and our pleasure with working with them.” – Director of Marketing, Pest Control Company

  • 97
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Vaughan Canada

    Clearbridge Mobile is a full-stack mobile app design and development firm based in Toronto, Canada. It has launched more than 250 apps for large enterprise clients including more than 35 Fortune 500s. These apps have been downloaded more than 300 million times.

    Clients
    Dow Jones
    Microsoft
    PayPal
    The Wall Street Journal
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Clearbridge developed a full-featured iOS and Android app that enabled telecom customers to pay their bills and manage their statements. The client raved about the team’s proactive attitude, immaculate project management process, and flawless – though complex – deliverables.

    “They’ve impressed multiple departments and teams within our organization. They’ve set a new standard for us.” – Product Manager, Telecommunications Company

  • 98
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Voronez Russia

    Surf is a mobile app development studio founded in 2011 in Voronezh, Russia. Surf's team of nearly 40 employees specializes in Android and iOS mobile app development and UI/UX design. The firm primarily works with clients from the retail, IT, and manufacturing industries. 

    Clients
    The Home Depot
    Sensorly
    Izum
    Chess.com
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Surf was contracted to perform updates and maintenance for a mobile app. Surf made improvements to the visual design and the user experience by ensuring pixel quality. Surf made suggestions for API and performs long-term maintenance. 

    "Once we selected them, half of our app was completed within a week. It was absolutely perfect and I had no comments to make about their work." - CTO, Telecomm Startup 

  • 100
    $75,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Majestyk is a mobile app development company headquartered in New York, NY. Founded in 2011, the team of about 15 employees offers both app development and UX design for small, mid-market, and enterprise clients.

    Clients
    Pepsi
    IBM
    Audiomack
    SuiteRetail
    Notable Project

    A filmmaker startup recruited Majestyk to develop a minimum viable project (MVP) for its platform, which allows students and professors in the film industry to connect, communicate, and submit projects. After the startup had a negative experience with another app development company, Majestyk saved the day, developing a web platform from the ground up.

    “Majestyk developed our web platform, starting again from scratch. We plan to develop a mobile app in the future. … They’ve all been helpful in terms of communication.” – Co-Founder and CEO, Film Startup

  • 101
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Gandhinagar India

    Prismetric is a leading custom mobile app development company. They opened up shop in 2008 and now have offices in both the US and India. Their team delivers quality products and services in web and mobile development, as well as blockchain, gaming, and wearable tech.

    Clients
    Coca-Cola
    Chase
    Macy’s
    the Today Show
    Industries
    Notable Project

    The founder of a money transfer service had an idea for quick and seamless international money transfers and brought Prismetric on board to build both the iOS and Android apps.

    “They are great to work with and always ready to make necessary changes without extra cost. The results were perfect, and I am satisfied with the project.” – Founder, Money Transfer Service

  • 102
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Zagreb Croatia

    Headquartered in Croatia, DECODE HQ is a mobile app development partner for mid market and enterprise companies. Since 2012, the team of 50 specializes in mobile app development, web design, UX/UI design, and web development for client projects

    Clients
    Metaswith
    Assecco
    Kein
    Vitastiq d.o.o.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A lifestyle product company partnered with DECODE to build and design an app that helped users track vitamins and minerals using a a hardware pen. They provided the client with software engineering capabilities and the company received over 1,000 downloads in the first week. 

    “Of course, they delivered the project, but what’s also important is the relationship with us and the way they work. Their communication was highly responsive, they were proactive and had that youthful zeal. I don’t know how they did it, but the whole time we were working together, we felt like we were their only client!” – CEO, Lifestyle Product Startup

  • 103
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Ahmedabad India

    OpenXcell is a digital agency with headquarters in Ahmedabad, India, and secondary offices in Sunnyvale, Calif. and Hicksville, N.Y. Founded in 2008, the team of over 300 focuses on mobile app development, web development, and UX/UI design for enterprise and midmarket clients in the entertainment, gaming, and IT industries.  

    Clients
    Google
    Dove
    Kibitz
    Industries
    Notable Project

    OpenXcell developed a social media app targeted specifically at mothers for a consumer tech startup. They worked with the client, who had an in-house creative team, to implement their designs. They did all the backend development work and created apps for iOS and Android. The app was a success, surpassing the client’s expectations and gaining more than 1000 users within the first week.     

    “If you think about the software development life cycle, I think OpenXcell excels in development. I can only speak from a partner’s perspective, but if you’re willing to put in the hard work with them, they will deliver.” – CEO, Consumer Tech Startup

  • 104
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Aventura FL

    Mercury Development’s 200+ team brings 17 years of experience to the table. They offer web, app, software AR/VR, and wearable development. They are proud to work with clients of all sizes, in industries including automotive, government, and media. They were founded in 2009 and are based in Chicago, IL.

    Clients
    DOW
    HSBC
    Thompson Reuters
    Grainger
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Mercury Development built an app that car salespeople can use when talking to car manufacturers. The app shows the ideal combination of materials for a car to ensure the frame is lightweight but still sturdy.

    “Whether I was talking to some of the leadership people, or the project managers, everyone was always enthusiastic. I never had a problem getting a hold of someone, and I never had any questions about them being realistic around timelines.” – Senior Manager of Digital Marketing, Chemical and Manufacturing Company

  • 105
    $5,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    New York NY

    Sparx IT Solutions is a technology solutions provider founded in 2007. Based in Noida, India, with an office in New York, the team specializes in mobile app development and web development. The primarily serve small business and mid-market clients in the eCommerce, education, and advertising & marketing industries.

     

    Clients
    Wynora
    Aliment
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Sparx IT Solutions developed and designed a custom real estate web platform. Key features included a searchable property feature by various parameters. Overall, the client was pleased with the team's work and the quality of their service.

    "Sparx IT Solutions delivered on their commitments. I commend the way their project coordinators dealt with the project requirements. We appreciate their professional attitude and high-quality outputs." — Project Manager, Real Estate Firm

  • 106
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Montevideo Uruguay

    CodigoDelSur has helped nearly 200 US startups develop and design unique digital products. The team of more than 50 mobile app and web developers is headquartered in Uruguay and brings skills in engagement, growth hacking, and monetization to the table.

    Clients
    Shutterfly
    Skout
    Toymail
    Logoworks
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An event planning firm needed CodigoDelSur to build them a clean and effective website. The agency helped with a lot of advancements including, design upgrades, and bug fixes. As a result, the website saw an increase in traffic and engagement.

    “I’ve had no problems with anything, which is rare. Their [CodigoDelSur’s] Agile project management has been second to none, and the customer service has been fantastic.” – Digital Marketing, Event Planning Firm

  • 107
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar India

    RichestSoft burst onto the web and mobile app development scene in 2009. With offices in the US and India, their team of experts has expanded into internet marketing, design, and Salesforce consulting.

    Clients
    Field Supply
    Royal Elite Vacation Club
    WireBuzz
    AP Lazer
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An IT company hired RichestSoft to enhance its online presence. RichestSoft developed an e-commerce platform for the client – a website, iOS and Android apps – and designed both the front- and back-end.

    “Once I present a task to them, they don’t hesitate to do it. The quality of the work is good.” – Director, IT Company

  • 108
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Raleigh NC

    Tintash is a Stanford-alumni led software development firm that since 2008 has been an innovation and technology partner on over 100 projects for startups and enterprises – including a Unicorn, a Fortune 500, and an Apple retail partner. Headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., Tintash offers 130+ personnel with distinguished expertise in all aspects of mobile app, web, and game development, user experience design, quality assurance, project management, analytics, and related services.

    Clients
    Bed Bath & Beyond
    DraftKings
    Stick Sports
    Lifeprint
    Notable Project

    Tintash provided development services using emerging technologies on a range of projects for an enterprise home goods retailer. Their deliverables included AR and 3D Products, iOS mobile applications, applications in the interior design and product visualization vertical built using Unity, and Python-based systems that automated 3D asset management pipelines. The client was very impressed with Tintash's diligence and quality of work.

    "Tintash has worked hard to deliver products on time. I’d argue that the quality of their work puts them above what we could find in Silicon Valley." – Head of Innovations, Home Good Retail Enterprise

     

  • 109
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Houston TX

    December Labs is a software product development firm based in Montevideo, Uruguay with additional offices in San Francisco and Houston. Established in 2014, they currently have a team of 32 employees. December Labs focuses on accelerating the production of digital platforms from architecture to launch. Solutions they provide usually involve mobile app development, web development, UI/UX design, and emerging technologies such as VR, blockchain, and artificial intelligence.

    Clients
    Google
    Accenture
    Zurich
    Apartment Butler
    Industries
    Notable Project

    December Labs built a mobile application for a communication technology firm in the US. The client maintains a web-based digital platform for government communication and needed mobile experts to integrate their functions into a mobile app. The December Labs team delivered the project on time with the requisite functionality. Furthermore, they did so with minimal interruptions thanks to proactive project management practices.

    "They pay attention to detail, try to understand the problem, and come up with solutions instead of just meeting requirements. December Labs thinks through what you tell them to do and suggests alternatives when they are better for the project." — VP of Engineering, Communication Technology Firm

  • 110
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sunnyvale CA

    Diffco is a mobile app development company with a focus on AI and image recognition. They were founded in 2008 and are based in Sunnyvale, Calif. Their team of 13 employees specialize in AI, mobile app, and web development for primarily small business clients in the business services, consumer products, and financial services industries.

    Clients
    Final Price
    QuestRoom
    Clovitek
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Diffco provided backend development services for a digital development firm. They worked primarily in PHP to develop the app, and also performed security checks on the product. The client was happy with the finished product and it has withstood rigorous third-party security checks.

    “There was confidence that we don't need to be triple check their work. We never had to redo anything. Diffco US is very reliable. – CEO, Digital Development Firm

  • 111
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    Halcyon Mobile is a full-service mobile app development company headquartered in Cluj Napoca, Romania. With a team of more than 100 employees, Halcyon Mobile has created award-winning apps since opening its doors in 2005. The team also specializes in UX/UI and product design, web development, and artificial intelligence. They mostly work with small and mid-market businesses in the consumer products and services, financial services, and arts and entertainment industries.

    Clients
    LEGO Systems
    Red Bull Media House
    Founders Forum / SmartUp.io
    rTribe
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Halcyon developed an iOS and Android app to ease addiction treatment through community support. The team’s robust code, quality design, and transparent workflow impressed the client, as did the end-product.

    “We are very satisfied with their work. We have incredible reviews on the App Store and a rating of 4.6 stars.” – Co-Founder, Addiction Treatment App

  • 112
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Chelsea Apps is a software company based in London, with offices in Chicago and Bournemouth, England. Since 2010, their team of less than 50 has provided mobile app development, UX/UI design, and web development assistance to mid-market firms as well as other clients such as startups and enterprises. They have experience working in industries such as consumer products, retail, and business services.

    Clients
    Transport for London
    Ladbrokes
    Vanquis
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Chelsea Apps built an SDK for a customer feedback corporation. The SDK was to be inserted in customers' own mobile applications for better testing. It needed to be easy-to-understand for development teams to work with easily. Chelsea Apps made an SDK that was compatible for both Android and iOS.

    "We're in the early days, but we've had 3 clients sign up to use the SDK and 2 of those clients are releasing updates to there own apps in the next month, so we're excited to see the user feedback, but the developer feedback so far has been great." - CTO, Customer Feedback Co.

  • 113
    $25,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Lexington MA

    SimbirSoft is a 250+ web, mobile, and custom software development firm based in Lexington, MA, with an office in Ulyanovsk, Russia. Founded in 2001, their full-service team delivers the full suite of digital tools needed for business growth.

    Clients
    Ferrero
    Kimberly-Clark
    lamoda
    Matsushita Corp
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Over a five-year span, SimbirSoft developed numerous web and mobile apps for brands in the client’s portfolio. The end-product enjoyed positive reviews and helped the client meet revenue goals, while the team’s service-oriented attitude and flexibility were also appreciated.

    “It is always pleasant to deal with the SimbirSoft team. A devoted manager who is always in touch with us also creates this sense of comfort. Their speed of delivery and the quality of their work is excellent.” – Project Manager, Russian Publishing Company

  • 114
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Prague Czech Republic

    Cleevio is a digital agency headquartered in Prague. They were founded in 2007, and now employ a team of 29 specialists to provide web and mobile app development, IoT development, and product design services for their clients. They work with small, midmarket, and enterprise businesses in the automotive, consumer products, and financial services industries.
     

    Clients
    McDonald's
    Volkswagen Group
    Cartoon Network
    Coca-Cola
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Cleevio developed a mobile app for a financial technology company's QR code payment system. The app, which was developed for iOS and Android, allows users to make payments, track investments, and use other functionalities and allows merchants to post information about transactions and coupons. The resulting apps were sleek and appealing to younger generations.

    “Cleevio’s programmers were focused on the work, and everything was successful when we tested the app with young people. This was our first time involving millennials with our product, and the feedback was very good.” – CEO, Financial Technology Company
     

  • 115
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Dublin Ireland

    Square Root Solutions is a mobile app development company located in Dublin, Ireland. Founded in 2016, they employ between 10 and 49 staff experienced with creating customized mobile applications for a variety of clients. Their expertise covers iOS and Android, game development, VR, IoT, augmented reality, and blockchain.

    Clients
    Extreme Ireland
    Jiffy Rides
    CoolOff
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Square Root Solutions developed a set of mobile apps for an education company. The apps let educators record, compile, and share progressive records of children's learning and development. Educators praised the apps for their ease of use and functionalities and parents showed significant interest in the product.

    “Timely communication is one of the key strengths of this company. The Project Manager made a brilliant job of liaising between all members of the development team and us. This level of consistency made a huge difference and feedback was always welcomed and acted upon.” – Lead Consultant, Education Company

  • 116
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Gurugram India

    Founded in 2008, Promatics Technologies has offices in India, NY, and London. They specialize in mobile and web development and offer e-commerce, cloud, and design services across several industries, including fashion and transportation.

    Clients
    DHL
    HP computers
    Procter & Gamble
    Peter Jackson
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Promatics worked with a facility services provider to create an app that would let them coordinate better with their customers. They delivered iOS and Android apps, backend development for a website, and design.

    “I'm amazed they were able to produce such quality results at such a low price. I expected to pay twice as much as they charged. They offered an unending commitment to my product, and the value for money is simply off the charts.” – Owner, Facilities Service Provider

  • 117
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Cincinnati OH

    The NineHertz is a 200+ mobile app and web development company based in Jaipur, India with offices in Australia, Dubai, California, and Cincinnati, OH. The team has created thousands of apps for small to midsize businesses since its start in 2008.

    Clients
    Casio
    Pepsi
    Reliance
    Samsung
    Industries
    Notable Project

    NineHertz developed a Bluetooth app for both iOS and Android, plus provided logo design services. The client enjoyed the partnership’s transparency, open communication, cost-effectiveness, and functional deliverables.

    “Everything was so good, I didn't have a single issue with them. If I found a bug or something that needed to be corrected, they were responsive and everything was good.” – Project Manager, Geolocation IT Firm

  • 118
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    July Rapid is a mobile app development studio with offices in San Francisco, CA and Bangalore, India. Their mid-size team has 15 years of experience and has created 1,000+ apps, including 40 that landed on top 10 lists in various app stores. Sports, media, entertainment, and e-commerce are a few of the industries July Rapid serves.

    Clients
    ESPN
    NFL
    NBA
    NCAA
    Industries
    Notable Project

    July Rapid took on a massive project for a video streaming service. They worked with the client to build multiple products, including a website and iOS and Android apps.

    “[July Rapid] went a step ahead and made sure that everything that we wanted and needed to be done was incorporated very early on.” – Co-Founder, Video Streaming Service

  • 119
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Ahmedabad India

    TriState Technology LLP is a mobile and web app development company based in Ahmedabad, India. Founded in 2010, the team of 67 specializes in mobile app development, web development, and UX/UI design. They work with small business clients primarily in the education industry. 

    Clients
    Yardie
    CaterNow
    Truepal
    Notable Project

    TriState Technology LLP worked on Android and iOS development for a digital agency. They provided a supplemental team to develop and deploy the mobile applications. The client was satisfied with the quality of work they provided. 

    “We haven’t launched the app yet, so we don’t have any metrics to report, but I’ve always been satisfied with the quality of their work.” – CEO, Digital Agency 
     

  • 120
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    High Street Centre Singapore

    Founded in 2009, Singsys is a development company based in Singapore with a team 417 with another office in Lucknow, India. They provide mobile app development, web development, e-commerce development, and UX/UI design services to small and mid market businesses. They primarily work with clients in the education, health care, hospitality, and e-commerce industries. 

    Clients
    Samsung
    KPMG
    Fujifilm
    CREDIT SUSSIE
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Singsys partnered with an online grocery purchasing app to supply mobile development services for the app. They supplied design, development, and UX/UI design and the project was successful. They saw a significant number of organic downloads. 

    “I was awe-stuck by the extreme professional ethics conditioning of the team which has been quite commendable throughout the project-delivery timeline. Upon the post-completion of the project, sincere coordination and follow-up has been even praise-worthy.“ – Owner, Online Grocery Purchasing App

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