The time is short, the energy-level is low, and the recharge on your phone is nearing zero. Where do you go? Nowhere really, except back to your phone/laptop.
All you need to do now is click on a search engine to look for a recharge site or pop-open Google PlayStore to download a payment app.
You could choose from top-of-the-line payment getaways to niche ones that cater to only-and-only to mobile, datacard, and DTH recharge.
It has never been easier than now, to buy talk time and data, it is just a click and a tap away.
It is time to say goodbye to the friendly neighbourhood paanwala cum recharge card vendor, who overcharged you and to the kiraana store that sold you the jeera and the Rs 10 recharge, without a discount.
Online recharging gives you not only the ease of purchase, but also huge discounts!
Here are some of the best mobile recharge websites & apps with offers that are irresistible. Some of them are the usual suspects, while others are low-profile ones, but equally effective. So go on now, get with the pack!
A known name, Mobikwik claims it is India’s largest independent mobile payments network connecting 40+ million users with 2,50,000+ retailers.
MobiKwik received the coveted PrePaid Payment Instrument license from the Reserve Bank of India on 18 July, 2013.
Currently, it has a save Rs 500 offer on recharge and bill payment. It also offers other services such as bill payments, bus ticket booking and money transfer.
FreeCharge is a wholly owned subsidiary of Axis Bank Limited.
It provides online facility to recharge any prepaid mobile phone, postpaid mobile, DTH & Data Cards in India. Similar to other sites they too have facilities for utilities and shopping payments.
They have several cashback offers running, a few being Rs 50 cash back on shopping at Zivame, Rs 100 cash back on BigBasket, and Rs 10 on UPI Freecharge.
This site is specifically a mobile, datacard, and dth recharge gateway. Prepaid Recharge for all major India’s top cellular services is available here, including CDMA prepaid phones.
It does not support payments of any other kind. Apart from online prepaid recharge, they also provide information about latest tariffs, special offers, cell phones and gadgets in the market.
A mega-popular all-purpose payment gateway, Paytm won the Diamond SABRE Award 2017 in Company of the Year.
It claims to have provided mobile payment solutions to over 7 million merchants. Besides recharge, one can also shop at the Paytm Mall for everything from gold to watches and shoes.
And there are always offers running to get you a good deal. Currently they are running an offer of saving Rs 10,000 when buying an iphone.
5. Phone pe
Phone Pe is an UPI-enabled app, and therefore can directly link to a bank account. Use it to recharge your phone or send some money to your friends. And it can be used to pay for utilities too. Plus, there is an incentive for you if you tell your friends about the app.
Haptik is a chat-based app in the personal assistant category. It will not only help you recharge your phone, but also send you reminders for things to be done, such as paying bills, and bookings. Haptik has partnered with Amazon Pay, HDFC Life, Uber, Ola Cabs, Zomato, BookMyShow, etc.
7. Google Pay
8. ICICI pockets
Just about anyone can use the ICICI Pocket app if you have a bank account. The account could be in any bank and not just ICICI.
You can recharge your mobile, send money to friends using their Facebook id or email using this app! The app is powered by VISA.
9. Payzap (HDFC)
The Payzapp app is from HDFC, and has some super discounts. Pay your bills, recharge your mobile, DTH or data-card, book your tickets or shop to your heart’s content using this app. You can link you debit card or credit card or any bank account to this app.
Your one stop solution for mobile top ups, JustRechargeIt is an app with which you can make online recharge of mobile phones quickly and efficiently.
The app is dedicated to online mobile recharge, DTH recharge and Data Card recharge with an inbuilt secure wallet in the cloud. Use it on your mobile phone or tablet, and avail instant talk time and connect to the world!
With convenience at your fingertips, always stay connected!