Which devices do you support?
Our software runs on all mobile devices from Apple (iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV and Apple Watch) and Google's Android. We work with the latest iOS 17 - features, such as ARKit, Siri Shortcuts, iMessage apps, CallKit, Dark Mode, App Extensions, Handoff, AirDrop, iBeacons, iCloud, AirPlay, In-App Purchase, App Thinning, HealthKit, Search API, iPad Multitasking, Passbook etc. And of course, your apps will be optimized for the high-resolution iPhone and iPad retina displays. We develop our apps primary in Swift and Objective-C.
How much does it cost to order an iPhone / iPad / Android app?
Once we know your ideas and concepts, we will send you a quote. Our estimate is broken down by individual app functions, so you can see which of the desired functions are most labour-intensive and which ones are easy to implement. The total cost is, of course, dependent on the size of the software.
Could it happen that the development cost will go up by the end of the
No. We guarantee a fixed final cost for an agreed scope of development. You
will always be charged the agreed project cost. Furthermore, we will fix any
errors or bugs that you discover in our product free of charge.
Will we sign a real contract?
Yes, we sign a conventional software development contract with our clients.
Will I receive full rights to the software I ordered?
Yes. You will receive both full rights to and the complete source code for
the software. In the development contract, we waive any copyright claims on
our part and grant you title to global distribution and use of the software.
Will my ideas and concepts be treated as confidential?
We assure you that we keep your ideas and concepts confidential and will not
communicate them to a third party. In contrast to other suppliers who use cheap
labour outside Europe, the entire development cycle takes place in Germany (Hamburg) – we value
your intellectual property, so you can rest assured that it will not be shared with
any external contractors. Give us a call or send us an e-mail, and
we will send you a signed confidentiality agreement immediately.
How long does it take to create my software?
This is, of course, dependent on the size of the software. Developing a
typical iPhone/iPad/Android application usually takes about 3-6 weeks.
Will I receive a bill?
You will receive an invoice at the end of the project with a certified VAT
Why develop for Apple's iOS?
Here are some numbers*:
- – 5 billion iOS devices have been sold to date
- – 98% of the Fortune 500 companies use iOS
- – 900 million people visit the App Store every week
- – 600 billion apps have been downloaded from the App Store
- – $320 billion have been paid out to developers so far
- – 3500 apps are downloaded every second
- – according to JD Power, the user satisfaction is very high – 98%
* State: September, 2019, source: Apple PR & Asymco
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