Our Top Picks

ArcTouch
ArcTouch
  • Consumer products & services
  • Financial services
  • Health Care & Medical
ArcTouch is a digital product design and app development firm. The company specializes in apps for phones, tablets, and TVs. Additional services include websites, back-end APIs, blockchain, and smart product development. ArcTouch works with high-profile brands, Fortune 500 companies, and start-ups. Recent projects include the development of an omnichannel retail experience for Guess, three award-winning apps for Yahoo, and a virtual test drive app for Audi. Enterprise mobility solutions, DevOps engineering, and Xamarin and Alexa development are also possible with ArcTouch. The firm has offices in San Francisco, New York, and Florianópolis, Brazil.

Summary

ArcTouch
ArcTouch
  • Starting Price
    • $50 - $99 / hr
  • Address
    1001 Front Street San Francisco , CA 94111
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    415-944-2000
  • Service Lines
    Mobile App Development
    UX/UI Design
    Web Development
Industry Focus
  • Consumer products & services
  • Financial services
  • Health Care & Medical
Blue-Label-Labs
Blue Label Labs
  • Advertising & marketing
  • Arts, entertainment & music
  • Business services
Blue Label Labs is a digital product development agency. The company designs customer-centric products for brands and start-ups focused on lead generation and growth opportunities. Over 350 products have been built in the decade since the firm was founded. Blue Label Labs uses lean design and agile development methodologies in its product design, and the company has won multiple awards for app development. Mobile App Daily, Design Rush, Clutch, and App Futura have all named Blue Label Labs one of the top mobile application developers in San Francisco. The company has offices in San Francisco, Seattle, and New York City.

Summary

Blue-Label-Labs
Blue Label Labs
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    655 Montgomery Street, 7th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94111
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    No Number
  • Service Lines
    Mobile App Development
    Web Design
    UX/UI Design
Industry Focus
  • Advertising & marketing
  • Arts, entertainment & music
  • Business services
CitrusBits
Citrusbits
  • Consumer products & services
  • Business services
  • Health Care & Medical
CitrusBits designs and develops responsive mobile content for businesses across a wide range of industries. The firm provides end-to-end technology solutions and user-centric apps for start-ups and enterprise companies. CitrusBits specializes in app development for iOS and Android operating systems and has also rebuilt apps for major brands such as Burger King. The company leverages mobile technology such as artificial intelligence, augmented/virtual reality, blockchain, and The Internet of Things. App services include strategy, UI/UX design, development, and support and maintenance. The company has an office in Los Angeles and two offices in the San Francisco Bay area. CitrusBits received a W³ Award for Mobile App Excellence.

Summary

CitrusBits
Citrusbits
  • Starting Price
    • $100 - $149 / hr
  • Address
    650 California St, Floor 7, San Francisco, CA 94108
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    925-452-6012
  • Service Lines
    Mobile App Development
    AR/VR Development
Industry Focus
  • Consumer products & services
  • Business services
  • Health Care & Medical
Dedicated-Developers
Dedicated Developers
  • Hospitality & leisure
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Education
Dedicated Developers is a multi-award-winning web and mobile app development company trusted globally for its skillful and innovative Development Services, geared specifically for early-stage start-ups. In the last 14 years, they have delivered over 1000 Swift and Agile web and mobile app projects that have served over 300 clients across 15 countries across a vast spectrum of industries.

The company is ISO 9001:2008-certified and has developed digital products for small and medium-sized enterprises since it was founded in 2007. Services include native and hybrid mobile application development and website, product development, open-source, and custom app development. The app development and enterprise mobility solutions are also provided to businesses across many industries, including e-commerce, education, and real estate. Upcity recognized Dedicated Developers as a top mobile application development firm, and the company has offices in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Australia.

Summary

Dedicated-Developers
Dedicated Developers
  • Starting Price
    • $50 - $99 / hr
  • Address
    1390 Market St #200, San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    415-992-7442
  • Service Lines
    Web Development
    Mobile App Development
    E-Commerce Development
Industry Focus
  • Hospitality & leisure
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Education
Erminesoft
Erminesoft
  • Retail
  • Business services
  • Media
Erminesoft designs native iOS and Android applications from scratch. The company works with brands and start-ups from the consulting and strategy phase all the way to marketing and support. Recent projects include The Real Estate App, the fitness activity tracking app Motion View, and the bar-hopping application GlobBar. Additional services include ReactJS development, web development, and back-end development. Erminesoft has won multiple awards for its mobile application development, including being recognized by AppFtutura, The Dave Awards, Clutch, and Topp App Creators. The company works with over 15 industries, including small businesses, e-commerce, and government.

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Erminesoft
Erminesoft
  • Starting Price
    • $25 - $49 / hr
  • Address
    2443 Fillmore St San Francisco, CA 94115
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    805-364-5433
  • Service Lines
    Mobile App Development
    UX/UI Design
Industry Focus
  • Retail
  • Business services
  • Media
Geekbears
Geekbears
  • Consumer products & services
  • eCommerce
  • Information technology
Launched in 2015, Geekbears is an app and software-as-a-service (SaaS) development company specializing in user experience/user interface (UX/UI) design and development for custom web and mobile apps. Digital products are centered on user engagement and conversion. Working with both startups and enterprises, the agency has built and launched more than 100 scalable solutions and has been recognized by Expertise as one of the top mobile app development firms in San Francisco. Project highlights include DOORS, a digital health platform launched by Harvard Medical School, and the development of marketplace and SaaS solutions for SchooLinks and Dumpling. Geekbears serves small businesses across various industries and was named a 2020 top design agency by The Manifest. The firm has offices in San Francisco and Mexico City.

Summary

Geekbears
Geekbears
  • Starting Price
    • $50 - $99 / hr
  • Address
    44 Montgomery St. San Francisco, CA 94104
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    415-390-5882
  • Service Lines
    UX/UI Design
    IT Strategy Consulting
    Web Development
Industry Focus
  • Consumer products & services
  • eCommerce
  • Information technology
GOTESO
GOTESO
  • Not provided
GOTESO is a custom web and native mobile application development company. With over five years of experience, the company works with start-ups, small and medium-sized businesses, and large enterprises. GOTESO uses agile development methodology and has a development staff of over 50 engineers, designers, and analysts. Additional services include SaaS development, desktop software design and development, and blockchain application development. The company has completed more than 300 projects for clients such as The Laundry Project, Littlefast, and IPTV. Appdexa named GOTESO one of its top five app development companies. The company has also been recognized by Good Firms, AppFutura, Extract, and Remote for its mobile app projects. GOTESO has a global presence, with three international offices in the United States, Canada, and India.

Summary

  • Starting Price
    • $25 - $49 / hr
  • Address
    237 KEARNY STREET San Francisco, CA 94108
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    415-992-6367
  • Service Lines
    Web Development
    Custom Software Development
    Mobile App Development
Industry Focus
  • Not provided
Intellectsoft
Intellectsoft
  • Hospitality & leisure
  • Information technology
  • Financial services
Intellectsoft is a software development company with nearly 15 years of experience. It creates custom software solutions for large enterprises and Fortune 500 companies across more than 20 industries. Notable clients include Walt Disney, Eurostar, Guinness, and Universal. Intellectsoft provides clients with scalable solutions and offers a suite of development services, including enterprise software development, mobile development, UX/UI design, IT consulting, and DevOps. Digital transformation, quality assurance, and team extension services are also available. The company has worked with more than 500 clients and has been recognized by Clutch, AppFutura, GoodFirms, and Top Design Firms for excellence in mobile application design. It was also a finalist at the Techies for Best Use of Emerging Tech. Intellectsoft has six offices worldwide, including locations in San Francisco, New York, Norway, Ukraine, the United Kingdom, and has plans to expand to Hong Kong. Intellectsoft is a Fortune 1000 company and a member of IAOP.

Summary

Intellectsoft
Intellectsoft
  • Starting Price
    • Hourly rates begin at $34
  • Address
    721 Colorado Ave Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • Number of Employees
    250 - 999
  • Phone Number
    650-300 4335
  • Service Lines
    Custom Software Development
    Mobile App Development
    Web Development
Industry Focus
  • Hospitality & leisure
  • Information technology
  • Financial services
LeewayHertz
LeewayHertz
  • Financial services
  • Information technology
  • Health Care & Medical
LeewayHertz uses emerging technologies to develop mobile applications for start-ups and enterprises. The company has consulted, designed, and developed more than 100 digital products over the last 10 years. As an enterprise software development company, LeewayHertz helps various industries, including healthcare, fintech, and manufacturing. Recent projects include a secure telemedicine app for hospitals and clinics. Leeway Hertz has been recognized by GoodFirms, Tech Reviewer, and Clutch for its use of artificial intelligence and blockchain technology.

Summary

LeewayHertz
LeewayHertz
  • Starting Price
    • $50 - $99 / hr
  • Address
    388 Market Street Suite 1300 San Francisco, CA 94111
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    415-301-2880
  • Service Lines
    Custom Software Development
    Mobile App Development
    Artificial Intelligence
Industry Focus
  • Financial services
  • Information technology
  • Health Care & Medical
LITSLINK
LITSLINK
  • Information technology
  • Business services
  • Education
Litslink provides custom software and turnkey IT solutions, including mobile application development, marketing, and business analysis, for small and medium-sized businesses and start-ups. Specialties include IT development and outsourcing, DevOps, research, marketing consulting, and IT team extension services. Litslink also works with artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and augmented reality technologies when developing digital products. Recent projects include a social networking application for Mush and an e-Learning platform app for cloud-based web portal Educative.

Summary

LITSLINK
LITSLINK
  • Starting Price
    • $50 - $99 / hr
  • Address
    541 Jefferson Ave, Ste 101, Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    415-397-2823
  • Service Lines
    Mobile App Development
    Web Development
    Custom Software Development
Industry Focus
  • Information technology
  • Business services
  • Education
Pepper-Square-Inc
Pepper Square Inc.
  • Information technology
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Education
Pepper Square develops simple product interfaces and end-to-end digital solutions for global brands. Services include software development, UX & UI design, and digital marketing. Over the past 17 years, the company has developed products for 300 clients, including enterprises such as Airbnb, Texas Instruments, and Fujitsu. Pepper Square also serves many corporations in the technology industry, including Intel, Hewlett Packard, Oracle, and Microsoft. The company has received numerous awards, including recognition from American Design and Red Herring. Pepper Square serves clients in the financial services, technology, and education industries. It has also completed projects for nonprofits, e-commerce, automation, and food and beverage businesses. The company has offices in San Francisco, Dallas, New York, and Bengaluru, India.

Summary

Pepper-Square-Inc
Pepper Square Inc.
  • Starting Price
    • $25 - $49 / hr
  • Address
    The Vault, 415 Jackson St, San Francisco, CA 94111
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    530-522-8714
  • Service Lines
    UX/UI Design
    Mobile App Development
    Web Development
Industry Focus
  • Information technology
  • Health Care & Medical
  • Education
Reinvently
Reinvently
  • Arts, entertainment & music
  • Business services
  • Consumer products & services
Reinvently is a mobile strategy, design, and app development agency that designs applications for both large enterprise companies and small businesses. Services include user research and strategy, product design and prototype development, and front- and back-end engineering. The company has delivered more than 150 digital products focused on customer experience. Minimum Viable Product (MVP) development and continuous product development are also offered to help businesses build scalable and secure products. Reinvently is a member of the Amazon Web Service partner network and has been named a top app development company by Expertise, GoodFirms, Clutch, and Tech Reviewer. Reinvently has offices in San Francisco and Dallas.

Summary

Reinvently
Reinvently
  • Starting Price
    • $50 - $99 / hr
  • Address
    125 University Avenue, Suite 290 Palo Alto, CA 94301
  • Number of Employees
    10 - 49
  • Phone Number
    877-951-2224
  • Service Lines
    Mobile App Development
    UX/UI Design
    IoT Development
Industry Focus
  • Arts, entertainment & music
  • Business services
  • Consumer products & services
Robosoft-Technologies
Robosoft Technologies
  • Advertising & marketing
  • Arts, entertainment & music
  • Business services
Robosoft offers digital advisory, design, strategy, UI/UX design, and engineering services for clients looking to develop mobile applications. The company was named the number one UX design company by Design Rush. Robosoft has designed digital solutions for high-profile brands, large enterprise companies, and global nonprofit organizations. Large enterprise clients include JCPenney, Victoria’s Secret, Viacom, Sony, and National Geographic. Robosoft provides a range of engineering services, including architecture, development, quality assurance, and maintenance after product deployment. The company was named the mobile app development company of the year at the Amazon Mobility Awards and has also received an Apple Design Award and BAFTA. Robosoft has offices in Chicago, New York, San Francisco, and Fort Lauderdale, as well as four offices in India.

Summary

Robosoft-Technologies
Robosoft Technologies
  • Starting Price
    • $50 - $99 / hr
  • Address
    795 Folsom Street, 1st Floor, San Francisco, CA 9410
  • Number of Employees
    250 - 999
  • Phone Number
    415-848-2354
  • Service Lines
    Digital Strategy
    UX/UI Design
    Web Development
Industry Focus
  • Advertising & marketing
  • Arts, entertainment & music
  • Business services
Xicom
Xicom
  • Not provided
Xicom is a CMMI Level-3 certified software development company providing custom mobile and web applications, offshore software, and IT solutions for small and medium-sized enterprises. With more than 15 years of experience, Xicom has served 1,500 clients worldwide and executed 7,500 projects. The company works across multiple industries, including consumer products and services, financial services, healthcare, and education. Android, iOS, cross-platform, and augmented reality app development are all services offered by Xicon. The company provides 30 days of support after the launch of all software and mobile applications. Xicom has offices in Dubai, India, and San Francisco.

Summary

  • Starting Price
    • $25 - $49 / hr
  • Address
    18 Bartol Street, #1155 San Francisco, CA 94133
  • Number of Employees
    50 - 249
  • Phone Number
    408-878-3255
  • Service Lines
    Mobile App Development
    Web Development
    Custom Software Development
Industry Focus
  • Not provided
Yml
YML
  • Financial services
  • Consumer products & services
  • Health Care & Medical
Y Media Labs creates digital products and experiences designed for long-term impact. The company has developed mobile applications for major brands, including Universal Music Group, Home Depot, and PayPal. Its client roster includes 30 Fortune 500 companies. YML specializes in customer experience, digital products, innovation and technology, and data science. The company has won multiple Webby Awards for its digital product designs, and its work with PayPal received a W3 award. YML has offices in Silicon Valley, Atlanta, Indianapolis, India, and Brazil.

Summary

  • Starting Price
    • $200 - $300 / hr
  • Address
    255 Shoreline Dr, Redwood City, CA 94065
  • Number of Employees
    250 - 999
  • Phone Number
    415-839-8584
  • Service Lines
    Mobile App Development
    UX/UI Design
    Digital Strategy
Industry Focus
  • Financial services
  • Consumer products & services
  • Health Care & Medical

How We Chose the Top Mobile App Development Companies in San Francisco

Many mobile application developers in San Francisco offer features and services that assist with digital design and architecture. We evaluated companies based on the service lines they offer, the size of their firm, and their industry focus.

Multiple Service Lines

We chose firms that offer a multitude of service lines and fit a range of business needs. Every project is different, so we considered every step of development from conceptualization to product launch. UI/UX design, user testing, maintenance, and cross-platform development are a few of the service lines we looked for when compiling our list of best mobile application developers in San Francisco.

Size of Firm

The size of a firm can affect different project variables, such as cost, efficiency, and productivity. We included both small boutique firms and larger firms to cover a wide range of needs for both start-ups, small businesses, and enterprises.

Industry Focus

Information technology continues to be a part of the day-to-day operations for many companies. Both consumer-facing and B2B industries look to mobile application developers to enhance their accessibility and reach. We chose firms with experience across a wide range of industries, including healthcare, entertainment, financial services, marketing, and hospitality.

Questions to Ask Mobile App Development Companies

With so many mobile application development companies in San Francisco each offering similar features, it’s important to ask the right questions during your initial discovery call or demo. To help you make the right inquiries, we put together a downloadable list of questions to ask your prospective mobile app developers.

Download the questions to ask mobile application developers