How To Build A Mobile App With Low Cost and High-Quality

Sophia Martin
May 25 · 9 min read
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Let’s find out an estimate of mobile app development according to Clutch:

Clutch is one of the top platforms and most frequently mentioned in search engine result pages for software and mobile app development. This platform provides you with a piece of detailed information about minimal project sizes, hourly rates, and the profiles and portfolios of top IT companies, as well as providing its own company ranking system.

The matrix data of leaders:

  • The Mode for the developer’s cost per hour: $150-$199.
  • The median for the fees of the top 10 developers: $120-$150.
  • The average project estimation starts from $25K.
  • The companies with higher prices generally have higher minimal project volume.
  • Top mobile app developers are concentrated in India, NY, LA, and London.
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More elaborated data from Clutch’s research

Some additional information on the costs deviation for the initial stage of the custom software development process — the discovery phase:

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A most reliable mobile app development industry studies offered the following quotations for mobile app development cost:

Now, have a quick look at the various tips that help you reduce the cost of overall mobile app development

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1. Precisely note down your mobile app development requirements

The cost of developing a smartphone app depends largely on how many features you want to add in your app. If the requirements are more, the development cost of your mobile app will be higher. Before you consider developing mobile apps, you need to make sure you have a clear idea and an understanding of the features that your business needs.

2. Effectively plan your mobile app development process

The mobile application aims at providing the customer with the best user experience. However, custom application development is a complex process that often needs many modifications and iterations before perfection is achieved, and each change enhances the cost of application development.

3. Plan a sketch of the final mobile application

Although coding is the basis for successful mobile application development, it is crucial that the developer has a clear view of the application’s expectations or the type of interface that should be provided to the customer.

3. Decide the right platform for your mobile application

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4. Outsourcing mobile app development project is definitely a good idea

While some companies view outsourcing as a loss of control of the development process, they do offer a host of benefits. First, since you hire mobile app developers for a short period and pay them every hour, the cost of developing the app is much cheaper than if you hired a development team in-house, as you would continue to pay them a fixed salary regardless of the number of hours worked on the task.

5. Cross-platform mobile app development can lower the overall cost

We understand that native apps provide faster results, speed, and performance of the application, but creating an app for various platforms like Android, iOS, and Windows can increase the cost of developing mobile apps. This will affect your overall budget. Cost platform mobile app development is an important way to reduce the cost of developing your app.

6. You should look for various pre-built features in your mobile app

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7. Try to make the most of the existing mobile app development technologies

The advantage of developing an outsourcing partner for your business is that you can make the best use of existing templates and frameworks that you have created for previous builds. By choosing a pre-existing framework that meets your requirements, you can significantly reduce development time, and reduce the cost of application development in the process.

8. Try to test the mobile app development framework

Often times, in the impulse to put the app on the market, it is released before fully tested, which leads not only to the loss of brand reputation but also an increase in the cost of developing the app in order to correct the defects. By testing the frame before launch, you can identify items that are not working as expected and take steps to fix them, thus saving time and money.

9. Try to keep your mobile app simple

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10. You should look for an expert and reputed mobile app development company

The mobile application development process requires experts in different fields to work together to build the app. It is often useful if you have developers with specialized skills. So you should search for a mobile application development company that has years of domain expertise in developing applications for various platforms, in addition to providing comprehensive services including application design & development and marketing.

Conclusion

Custom mobile app development is not an expensive process. By following the right strategy and approach, you can make the costs of your mobile application much lower in different ways. However, the most crucial factor that will control all of the above factors is choosing the right software development company for your mobile application. If you choose the right company, your application efficiency can be improved and you can get a high-performance, fully tested, application starting today.

Read More: How Much Does It Cost To Hire Flutter App Developer In 2020

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Sophia Martin

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Tech Lead and Technical Content Writer — Xicom.biz | Write on Trending Technology | Tech Geek, Passionate Writer, Business Consultant. 13+ Years of Experience.

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Sophia Martin

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Tech Lead and Technical Content Writer — Xicom.biz | Write on Trending Technology | Tech Geek, Passionate Writer, Business Consultant. 13+ Years of Experience.

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Articles and Stories from the Flutter Community

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