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As mobile app usage continues to climb, iOS solutions are increasingly critical to strategic business growth. The challenge facing organizations is: how to choose an iOS app developer?

That's why we've created this list of the best iPhone application 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 iOS App Development Companies

  • 1
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Beverly Hills CA

    Swenson He is a mobile app development company headquartered in Marina del Rey, CA. Founded by two MIT alumni, the team of now 20+ engineers specializes in mobile app development and UX/UI design for iOS, Android, and hybrid mobile platforms.

    Clients
    Simplehuman
    Stanford Medicine
    Hitch Radio
    JONLOU
    Notable Project

    Swenson He developed a second app for the founder of a company. This app offers social media video sharing and is geared toward the entertainment industry. The iOS app was a success, and Swenson He plans to tackle an Android app for the founder in 2018. The project also included product design, architecture, and marketing.

    “They [Swenson He] made it apparent, even before we started with them, that they wouldn’t work on just any project. They showed deep interest in what we were working on and that passion has only grown.” – Founder, Entertainment Industry Apps

  • 2
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Gainesville FL

    Atmosphere Apps is a software development company has specialized in mobile development since its founding in 2001. Based in Gainesville, FL with a satellite office in Poland, Atmosphere Apps tasks its team of over 15 employees with designing, developing, and maintaining clients' mobile apps, as well as web development and UX/UI design work.​​​​​​

    Clients
    FP Notebook
    Crain Communications
    Haymarket Media
    Advantage Publishing
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Atmosphere Apps worked with a digital equipment company to create a mobile app that facilitated communication between two sales teams after the client acquired a company. The project included developing the app to be compatible with iOS, Android, mobile phones, and tablets. The client said that 60% of its intended users downloaded the app a couple weeks after its launch.

    "They’re tremendous. I highly recommend Atmosphere Apps. ...The platform is very flexible. We had a list of requirements, and then I gave more detailed specs. What was really important was that they were always flexible." – Senior Product Manager, Digital Equipment Firm

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  • 3
    $75,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Founded in 2007, hedgehog lab is a global software consultancy of 200+ that specializes in multi-platform software and device innovation. Headquartered in London with six offices across three continents, their team architects, designs, and develops app solutions that prepare brands for the future of post-PC devices.

    Clients
    EDF Energy
    Financial Times
    Mitsubishi Motors
    Santander Bank
    Industries
    Notable Project

    hedgehog lab created a series of successful apps for a large Norwegian energy company. Designed for both iPhone and iPad, the apps were made to inspire creativity and engagement within key audiences. Workmanship aside, the client also recognized their professionalism and proactive approach.

    "We really enjoyed working with the hedgehog lab team. Their company is efficient, helpful, friendly, and delivered perfectly on time to a very high standard." – Web Editor, Norwegian Energy Corporation

  • 4
    $100,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    ArcTouch was founded in 2008 and has offices in San Francisco, Calif., New York, and Florianópolis, Brazil. They excel at app development, blockchain, and UX/UI design. They guide their enterprise clients through the app building process by defining a strategy for the best user experience, planning the visual design, developing and testing the prototype, and ensuring optimization and growth.

    Clients
    Yahoo!
    Adidas
    Audi
    3M
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A California-based content discovery startup hired ArcTouch to design a content discovery platform and iOS app. They provided feedback on the startup's user stories, created wireframes, and developed the platform and app. The project was completed ahead of schedule.

    “We’re astonished at the quality of the work. We’re a small company, and we weren’t expecting the same level of service a Fortune 500 company might enjoy. We were amazed by their design and the effort that went into every screen.” – Senior Project Manger, Content Discovery Startup

  • 5
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    STRV is a software design & engineering team of 200+ experts working out of Los Angeles, San Francisco, London and Prague. Founded in 2004, the company provides app and web development, UX/UI, web design and app testing via full product delivery and team augmentation engagements. Delivering 70+ apps annually, they work with clients big and small from industries including financial services, e-commerce and education.
     

    Clients
    Boosted Boards
    The Athletic
    ClassDojo
    Microsoft
    Industries
    Notable Project

    From minimum viable product (MVP) to finished product, STRV developed a smart fragrance app for iOS and Android. The product engaged users and immediately stood out on the market, while the team’s speed, efficiency, and comprehensive expertise impressed the client during the entire cooperation.

    “It’s been impressive for us to work with STRV because they’ve been able to problem-solve different aspects that had never been touched or done before in this industry. It’s rewarding to work with an incredible team of smart people who can solve problems that don’t exist yet.” – Co-Founder & CMO, Fragrance App
     

  • 6
    $75,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    With a team of 50+, Fueled specializes in creating mobile apps and websites. The New York-based app development company aims to create easy-to-use and attractive products for customers, whether they are big or small brands.

    Clients
    Rite Aid
    Sunnycomb
    QuizUp
    Verizon
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Fueled designed a bidding-style app for a company that deals with nightlife reservations. They built the app from scratch, taking into consideration what the company wanted, as well as giving advice. The app had a lot of functions, such as a list of venues, submission options, and tools that allowed notifications to be sent from venues.

    “They’re incredibly efficient in the work that they do and know what they're doing in design, coding, and executing their ideas. They have a great understanding of what's current and get things done very quickly compared to others.” – Founder, Mobile App

  • 7
    Undisclosed
    50 - 249 Employees
    Grand Rapids MI

    Michigan-based software development company Atomic Objects serve clients around the world. The team of over 60 and has been creating custom products for web and mobile since being founded in 2001.

    Clients
    ArtPrize
    Priority Health
    John Deere
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Atomic Object created an iPad app for a drug testing administration. The app stored data from athlete drug-testing. They handled development from beginning to end, with constant input from the client.

    “Atomic Object exhibited similar traits as our company. They were about the same size and had a wealth of experience based on past projects. We liked their leadership team and loved their presentation. … They took the time to understand who we were.” – CEO, Drug Testing Administrator

  • 8
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Kraków Poland

    Miquido excels at building data-driven apps and web services. They have delivered 100+ digital products for music & video streaming, m-commerce, FinTech, and other industries. Their team takes care of Web and Mobile Development, UX/UI Design, R&D, Artificial Intelligence, Data Science and Digital Transformation of Businesses.

    Clients
    Abbey Road Studios
    Herbalife
    Nestle
    HelloFresh
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An exciting global travel company needed to improve their mobile app to stay competitive. Miquido helped the travel company develop a mobile app to improve their customers’ experience.

    “They are quick to respond to our needs and ideas, being primarily client-oriented and willing to suggest their improvements and ideas” – E-Commerce Coordinator, Travel Company

  • 9
    $50,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Washington DC

    Based in Vienna, VA, 10Pearls designs and maintains apps for various companies. The company and its nearly 350 employees have experience in cybersecurity, product development, and UX/UI design.

    Clients
    Paypal
    Coca-Cola
    IRS
    AARP
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A telemedicine company needed assistance with platform development and maintenance. 10Pearls helped the telemedicine company with all aspects of platform development, creating a website and mobile app and ensuring the website’s backend was admin-friendly.

    “They [10Pearls] get the job done, work hard, and are very responsive. I’ve never had to question if I should replace them.” – CTO, Telemedicine Company

  • 10
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Wrocław Poland

    Droids on Roids is a Polish company that was founded in 2011. Their dedicated team of 50+ members specializes in mobile development for both iOS and Android, as well as web development and design.

    Clients
    Disney
    Nestle
    GiphyCam
    and Unilever
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Droids on Roids originally started working with a personal photo and video company that needed sophisticated software development. They started work on an iOS app and eventually delivered both an iOS and Android app.

    “They’re incredibly accommodating, and they want to hear feedback and to improve. If there are areas you aren’t happy with, tell them. You’ll be surprised at how flexible they can be.” – CEO, Personal Photo and Video Company

  • 11
    $250,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Charlottesville VA

    Mobile application development company WillowTree, Inc. was founded in 2007. With headquarters in Charlottesville, Va., and offices in New York and Durham, N.C., WillowTree has a team of 200+. They offer full-service development for both iOS and Android platforms, including mobile strategy, user experience design, testing, launching, and maintenance. 

    Clients
    AOL
    Time Warner
    Fisher-Price
    Johnson & Johnson
    Industries
    Notable Project

    WillowTree worked with a cinema to maintain an existing mobile app and eventually rebuilt the app, integrated a loyalty program, and made it easy for customers to purchase tickets. The client appreciated WillowTree’s willingness to work with an existing app instead of redeveloping the whole project.

    “The biggest success for us was having WillowTree take over the app. After that, they integrated our entire loyalty program into it, which was already the biggest of its kind in the movie industry.” – Vice President of Media, Cinema

  • 12
    $10,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Ahmedabad India

    Founded in 2011, Hyperlink InfoSystem is a 250+ team of professionals dedicated to IT services, mobile app development, and ERP/SI consulting. Based in Ahmedabad, the company offers a range of digital solutions from offices in the UK, US, and Australia.

    Clients
    Discovery
    Viacom
    Disney
    Cartoon Network
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Partnering with a major hotel group based in Hong Kong, Hyperlink InfoSystem created a series of web and mobile solutions to increase productivity and efficiency of the hotel staff. With a mastery of frontend to backend development, they presented a cost-effective and successful solution well before the deadline.

    “We are fully satisfied with our experience with Hyperlink InfoSystem. ... They were always prompt in their response to our queries and gave us good suggestions and solutions throughout the development phase.” – IT Director, Global Hotel Group

  • 13
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Cheesecake Labs is a software design and engineering partner that builds tech products. With locations in California and Brazil, they have been building apps since 2013. Their multidisciplinary team of 60+ designers, engineers, and project managers collaborate with clients to deliver software solutions. The company offers full-service development for iOS, Android, and Web platforms, including UI/UX design, backend engineering, project management, testing, launching, and maintenance.

    Clients
    Singularity University
    Tapcart
    AES
    Cargill/Agriness
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Cheesecake Labs developed the Android app of a game-changing SaaS platform that allows Shopify merchants to launch mobile shopping apps.

    “If you want to work with some of the most talented, professional and honest people, Cheesecake has them. We are very particular when it comes to mobile design/development; Cheesecake knows this and continues to deliver quality!" Founder & CEO, Software Startup
     

  • 14
    $100,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Victoria Canada

    FreshWorks Studio is an app develoment company. They were founded in 2016 and offer nearshore design and development services from  offices in Victoria, Vancouver, and Seattle. They have a team of over 60 that do UX/UI design and custom development of software including both mobile and web applications.

    Clients
    A Place for Mom
    Hootsuite
    IBM
    The David Foster Foundation
    Industries
    Notable Project

    FreshWorks Studio collaborated with in-house developers to build a website that allows for a national system of organ donation registry. They worked on the front- and backend, building an API to connect it to a mobile app. Now, they do maintenance and support demonstrations of the system to project partners.

    "They’re responsive and client oriented, making sure project needs are met. They deliver on what they promise and always bring the right people to the table. The entire team is incredibly impressive."

  • 15
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Located in Venice Beach, Calif., Dogtown Media specializes in app development, artificial intelligence, and UI/UX design for clients in the health care and financial services industries. With an additional office in San Francisco, the company, founded in 2011, has a team of around 30 who have helped launch 100+ apps for startups and Fortune 500 companies.

    Clients
    Redbull
    Youtube
    The University of Oklahoma
    Macy’s
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Dogtown Media created an app prototype for a fashion company. The owner wanted an app that supplemented the company’s presence on social media and enabled customers to make purchases. Dogtown Media went on to develop an iOS app, which has not launched yet.

    “[Dogtown Media] really take the time to listen to the details and to make changes. They’re mindful of customer service and satisfaction. They were always flexible and accommodating, and presented a great prototype.” – Owner, Fashion Retailer

  • 16
    $10,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    New York NY

    Five is web and mobile app development agency headquartered in New York with offices in Croatia. The 50+ person product team has been creating stunning, award-winning mobile products since 2008.

    Clients
    Marriott International
    Penguin Random House
    Rosetta Stone
    Squarespace
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Five paired with a prominent language app to revamp their mobile user experience, from back to frontend. Thanks to the team’s customer-centric design approach, mobile downloads have more than doubled since the app’s relaunch. Five also delivered their work ahead of schedule and under budget, surpassing all expectations.

    "They’re a lot more than a vendor; Five truly is a partner." – Head of Consumer Division, Language App

  • 17
    $50,000+
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    Kyiv Ukraine

    Sigma Software is a software development partner with 1300+ employees. Founded in 2002, the company is headquartered in Ukraine and has offices in the U.S., Canada, the U.K., Israel, Sweden, and Poland. They help clients from startups to Fortune 500 brands with software product and custom solutions development. Their expertise spans across web and app development, digital transformation, Big Data, AI/ML, AR/VR, and IoT.

    Clients
    Volvo
    Scandinavian Airlines
    Verizon Media
    Fortum
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Sigma Software developed and launched an advertising platform for an advertising technology firm. The firm had a general idea for the platform, but needed the technical skills to launch it. Sigma Software provided interface design and coding, using a team of 8-12 developers. The launched ad platform began successfully generating revenue within 6 months and received positive feedback.

    "We consider Sigma Software to be a strategic partner and an integral part of what we're doing at this time." – Founder & CEO, Ad Tech Firm

  • 18
    $250,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Rightpoint, headquartered in Chicago, is a web and mobile app development firm. Founded in 2007, their team of about 450 employees services midmarket and enterprise clients across industries such as consumer products and services, IT, and retail. They also offer UX design services.

    Clients
    Rue La La
    Macy's
    Care.com
    Intuit
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Rightpoint provided web development services to create an internet portal. The team used Azure to build the platform, which tracks internal projects and invoices. Their efforts have streamlined efficiency by automating several previously manual processes.

    “They took an 85-year old process and improved it efficiently.” — Team Member, Steel Fabricating Company

  • 19
    $5,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Sunnyvale CA

    Founded in 2006, Algoworks is a web and mobile development company with over 500 apps completed for businesses of all sizes. Their team of 50+ mobile strategists, designers, and business analysts are based out of Noida, India and Sunnyvale, CA.

    Clients
    Coca-Cola
    Ebay
    NDTV imagine
    PlayUp
    Industries
    Notable Project

    With 10 developers assigned to the project, Algoworks designed and developed a custom web and mobile solution for rush delivery to the app store. After the app launched successfully with 200,000 downloads, the team’s support continued to impress, much as their flexibility, creativity, and quality had before the deadline.

    “Working with Algoworks was a great experience in terms of timeliness and quality.” – President, Consumer Product Startup

  • 20
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Moskva Russia

    AGIMA is a digital agency in Moscow, Russia. Founded in 2005, they have about 82 employees that serve mostly enterprise and midmarket clients in the e-commerce, financial, and retail industries. Services include web, mobile app, and custom software development.

    Clients
    Aeroflot
    Snow Queen
    X5 Retail Group
    Industries
    Notable Project

    AGIMA provided web development and technical support for a fashion brand. Their team built a mobile-friendly platform focusing on lead generation. The website has received positive feedback and increased the partner's sales.

    "They were really involved and interested in building the site in the best way. It was a pleasure for us to see this." – Head of Marketing, Fashion Brand

  • 21
    $25,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Poznań Poland

    Netguru is a consultancy, product design, and software development company founded in 2008. The company works with large brands and fast-growing startups in the financial, education, or even robotics industries. Netguru has completed more than 700 projects and has 700+ people on board working from all over the world. 

    Clients
    IKEA
    Volkswagen
    Damac
    temi
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Netguru designed and developed the frontend of a mobile application for a data insights company. Using React Native, the team developed the frontend of the product. Netguru delivered exceptional services, distinguishing themselves as a true partner.

    " Netguru listens very well and always tries to find something to do." — Co-Founder & CFO, Data insights Company

  • 22
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Cluj-Napoca Romania

    Wolfpack Digital is a development and design agency based in Romania. Since 2015, the agency and its 20+ member team specialize in web design and development, UX/UI design, and mobile app development. The agency focuses on small-business clients in various industries including transportation, automotive, and arts & entertainment.

    Clients
    Fluid UI
    Makerist
    AutoUncle
    ZipHire
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Wolfpack Digital developed an app for Android and iOS that allows users to share information for events. The app launched on time and received a bunch of positive reviews. The client prides Wolfpack Digital on their flexibility.

    "We really felt like Wolfpack was part of the team during the year that we worked together."- Co-Founder, Local Events App

  • 23
    $50,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Kharkiv Ukraine

    Jelvix is a software development agency founded in 2011. Headquartered in Beersheba, Israel, they also have an office in Kharkiv, Ukraine. With a team of 62 employees, their services include IT staff augmentation, mobile app development, and web development. They primarily serve midmarket clients in the healthcare and medical, financial services, and IT industries. 

    Clients
    MedicAll
    Pride of Maui
    Lofty
    Notable Project

    Jelvix coordinated the backend and frontend upgrades of an existing mobile app for a third party. Services included adding functionalities and improving the CMS. The third party has already stated their desire to continue collaboration for later versions.

    “The app has been released and is performing well for users. The client has already suggested to us that they would like to keep this same development team to oversee the next version.” – Project Manager, App Development Firm 

  • 24
    $10,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Nashua NH

    A tech frontrunner since 1989, Zco is a full-stack app development firm offering web, mobile, and animation services. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire with a Boston office, the 200+ specialists comprise a powerhouse team with outstanding and varied proficiencies.

    Clients
    BBC America
    Liberty Mutual
    Microsoft
    Samsung
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Zco developed an app for both iOS and Android to showcase the products of a large electrical parts manufacturer. Their prompt turnaround and response time, competitive pricing, and immaculate deliverables resulted in an experience that was “overwhelmingly positive.”

    "Their technical expertise is spot-on and they're highly responsive, even post-launch." – Senior Product Manager, Manufacturing Company

  • 25
    $10,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Chandigarh India

    Founded almost 20 years ago in 2000, Net Solutions develops web, mobile, and e-commerce platforms. The team of nearly 800 employees is headquartered in Chandigarh, India but has offices in London, UK and Toronto, Canada as well. They also offer cloud services and UX design.

    Clients
    Microsoft
    PayPal
    Xerox
    The English Premier League
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An education tech startup teamed up with Net Solutions to create a mobile version of a pre-existing web-based platform. The client was impressed with Net Solutions' ability to work with the existing website and to redevelop entire parts as needed.

    “They’re eager to deliver good products, which paves the way for business success. From my perspective, the owner runs the company extremely well.” – Founder, Ed Tech Startup

  • 26
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    LA Palma CA

    Credencys Solutions Inc is a development agency headquartered in La Palma, Calif., with other locations in Singapore and Ahmedabad, India. The agency was founded in 2008 and has about 180 employees. Credencys Solutions specializes in mobile app development, but also provides custom software and web development.

    Clients
    McDonald's
    Weight Watchers
    Colgate
    Emerson
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Credencys Solutions was hired to develop a gaming application for iOS and Android platforms. The client was pleased with Credencys Solutions' trustworthiness and adaptability.

    "If they [Credencys Solutions] don’t know how to do something, they will find a way, figure it out, and they’ll do it."- Freelancer at Gaming Studio

  • 27
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Redwood City CA

    Headquartered in Redwood City, Calif., Master of Code Global specializes in design and development for web, mobile, and chatbot solutions. Founded in 2004, they also have offices in Denver, Seattle, San Francisco, Winnipeg, Canada, Cherkasy, Ukraine, and Kiev. The team of over 130 has experience with artificial intelligence (AI) technologies and app development for enterprise and midmarket clients. 

    Clients
    World Surf League
    Mercedes Benz
    eBags
    StudySpace
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An electronics manufacturer hired Master of Code Global for help with Android app and backend website development. They also tested the client’s existing products. Master of Code Global’s work allowed the electronics company to sell 6,000 units of product.

    “Master of Code Global's work is competitively priced, but they're also experts in their field. They understood our requirements without me having to explain every little process to get to a result.” – CEO, Electronics Manufacturer

  • 28
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    CitrusBits is a mobile app development company based in Los Angeles, CA and founded in 2005. The team of nearly 60 employees is passionate about creating mobile technology and responsive mobile content for all businesses.

    Clients
    Burger King
    JobFlare
    QuikSilver
    National Geographic
    Industries
    Notable Project

    CitrusBits designed a virtual vision board app for a company. The company provided the design elements, and CitrusBits focused on the technical aspect. The client said CitrusBits was extremely proactive. The app has received great reviews and engagement is increasing.

    “Citrusbits was the only company that was willing to take on the challenge. Many companies said the subliminal aspect of the app was impossible. CitrusBits said, ‘We can make it happen,’ and they did.” – Owner, App

  • 29
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Lviv Ukraine

    KindGeek is a web and app development firm based in Lviv, Ukraine. It also has offices in New York and London. With over 110 employees, KindGeek provides small and midmarket businesses with services including web development, mobile app development, e-commerce development, and UX/UI design.

    Clients
    Truly Cast
    Qards
    STATR
    Solen Studio
    Industries
    Notable Project

    KindGeek was hired by a betting platform to help with its web development needs, specifically frontend, backend, and UX/UI design. KindGeek redesigned the platform's website and integrated its payment system and Twitch streaming functionality. Their work has resulted in over 3,000 people signing up on the landing page it designed.

    "I think KindGeek has up-scaled and educated me in some aspects of the website that we need to understand a bit more, like the ins and outs of how we're going to scale it, and why we're choosing the frameworks we're using. KindGeek has educated me in the journey and the forward-looking aspects of what we need to do with the website. " – CEO, Betting Platform

  • 30
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Ahmedabad India

    Founded in 2010, Space-O Technologies focuses on mobile app development and enterprise-level app modernization. Their 200+ team is based in Ahmedabad, India and also works from offices in Russia, Canada, and the US.

    Clients
    McAfee
    Ferrari
    Nike
    Stanford HCI Group
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Space-O created a robust healthcare technology app for an emergency medical service (EMS) organization for iOS, Android, and Windows. The company met each milestone with ease, impressing the client with their technological savvy and skills in communication and resource and project management.

    “I can't even explain how impressed I am now working with them. ... This service goes above and beyond.” – Chief Information Officer, Healthcare Tech Firm

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