5 Apps That Are Changing the Face of India! India is a leading player in the current technology revolution. With foreign investments and the largest concentration of experimentative youth, India is witnessing quite an evolution in terms of technology and mobile world.
Most Indian youth uses smartphones and prefers to shop, learn and get entertained from their mobile devices. This has created a huge scope for innovative products in India.
Let’s take a look at some of the apps that are widely used in India, thus changing the face of our country.
Our Pick- 5 Apps That Are Changing the Face of India
- NestAway – revolutionising the way people rent apartments
With over half a million downloads, NestAway the the next best thing in furnished apartment rentals. Nestaway provides shared rooms for bachelors, minus the hassles. You can pay the rent, see all the important documents like rental agreements and legal rent receipts, right from the app.
They maintain the furnishings for you at no extra cost. Refrigerator broke down? No trouble. NestAway will fix it at no extra cost. Their security deposit is only one month’s rent and they don’t charge any brokerage at all.
After being funded by large investors, NestAway services are expanding across major cities in India. Presently, NestAway is active across 8 cities in India, including major cities like Mumbai, Bengaluru, New Delhi, Pune, Gurgaon and Noida.
- MakeMyTrip – making travel accessible
With offers round the week, MakeMyTrip provides air tickets and hotel room bookings for a much discounted rate.
MakeMyTrip started in 2000 as a travel solution for Indians staying in the US. Since then, it has never looked back. It was one of the first online travel agents to digitalize IRCTC bookings thus, entering into the domestic tourism sector in India.
With 10 million downloads on Play Store, this app is used by most Indian travellers for availing offers related to domestic or international travel.
- Wynk Music – music on the go
This music streaming app launched by Airtel in early 2015 has changed the way people listen to music, today. Gone are the days when you had to purchase or download your favourite music.
Wynk lets you stream music from any part of the world, even with slow internet speeds. Their collection of music has everything to satiate your thirst for music. With international and Indian artist listings, Wynk is the go-to app for listening to music.
It also allows you to save the music offline by consuming very less data so that you could access your chartbusters in areas without internet. Good bye music purchases and downloads!
- Paytm – digital payments at your fingertips
Digital payments was only a dream until Paytm wallets was launched with a simple user experience. Security? No worries. They’ve got it covered.
Paytm got extremely popular when they started their online mobile recharge services where anyone could pay their mobile bills or recharge their prepaid connections using internet banking via Paytm wallets.
This service was widely accepted by the common man when retails and small shop owners in India started accepting money through Paytm after the recent demonization in India.
- Mobile Banking applications
Almost every privatised bank has a mobile application that allows their customers to transact using their app. You can transfer money from one account to any other within seconds.
Although mobile banking went through a phase where customers doubted the security of their money, India currently is witnessing customers from tier 3 cities using mobile banking applications to conduct day to day transactions.