I had recently bought Dell android phone and before that I was using Nokia Symbian n70 mobile for my personal use.I using my android cell phone to check my bank balance also the software offered by my bank.For my Nokia n70 cellphone I was using the official SBI freedom application downloaded from their official website.Banking should be safe because all earning and money deposited in to bank should never disclosed to other person for banking safety.
When I switched my mobile to android I had tried to download the application for my Dell phone from SBI official website but SBI don’t provide their application for download for android mobile phone, so the option available is to download the apps from Google Play Store.I had searched from android market about official SBI freedom app and I got one. Firstly I thought the application is unsafe to use and so I withdrawn all the money deposited in to my SBI bank account & transfered it to my another account & then trying to use it for a month.though I had seen “!!!! THIS IS THE OFFICIAL STATE BANK MOBILE BANKING APPLICATION !!!! “at the apps from android market.You can download State Bank Freedom Mobile Banking android app from google play store link, provided at the bottom of this article.
I had used it with 2 month and felt it is safe for use.I am now using this apps for checking my bank account balance, transfer money to my brother’s account directly without contacting my bank local branch using MMID number provided by my bank.Mostly I am using this application to recharge my cell phone so after installing this apps I must have to say I had not visited mobile recharge shop.You can even fill up Top up of 10 Rs to your mobile and 1000 Rs too Depending on your mobile usage.
If you have demat account associated with SBI you can use it with your demat account number. You can request new check book using request option or generate One Time Password (OTP) without contacting SBI customer care.You can pay your bill online or schedule your bill to billers by adding biller so that each & every time you need not to remember the payment to billers.They will automatically get payment via transfer once you schedule your bill for them by adding biller to your account.
You can change your MPIN(password for application) from setting menu.Synchronize the apps and lots more.But remember, you need to go through SBI Freedom Registration using your mobile number from SBI local branch or through your nearest ATM center.You will get your user id and first time password by sending your message to 567676 <MBSREG Nokia n70> where you should replace Nokia n70 with your mobile model number without bracket & you will receive your user id and password to your mobile.