Wechat’s expansion into payments has made older users more interested in social networks. Photo: Reuters
Wechat’s expansion into payments has made older users more interested in social networks. Photo: Reuters

Tencent’s WeChat drives China’s late adopters to social media, join 626 million total active users this year

Marketed as Weixin in the domestic market, WeChat offers a wide array of services which older users find appealing. The app had 937.8 million monthly users as of March 31

Wechat’s expansion into payments has made older users more interested in social networks. Photo: Reuters
Wechat’s expansion into payments has made older users more interested in social networks. Photo: Reuters
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