MALAYSIA (7 April 2014) – WeChat, the leading mobile social communication application for smartphones, tops the Google Play Store chart and reaches top five in iOS App Store in Malaysia with the newly released WeChat Speed car racer game. Over 100,000 downloads were recorded on the Google Play Store alone in Malaysia during the first week of its launch respectively.
“We recognize the importance of engaging with our users in a fun way, particularly in Malaysia where the users are significantly more active in socializing and enjoying the WeChat experience.” said Louis Song, Country Manager of WeChat Malaysia and Singapore. “We are committed to deepening our engagement with our users by providing an innovative and meaningful social experience with their friends.”
In Malaysia, WeChat has proven to be a popular social communication tool. The app has a penetration rate of 90% among smartphone users and more than half of smartphone users have downloaded WeChat.
WeChat Speed offers users a social experience where they can challenge their friends on the move. The action packed car racing game has quality 3D effects, authentic scenery and realistic racing sounds, creating an exciting and thrilling on the go experience.
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