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 the Google Play Store about the official SBI Freedom app and I got one. Firstly I thought the application is unsafe to use and so I withdrew all the money deposited into my SBI bank account & transfer 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 the play store. You can Download the SBI app for Android from Google play store, provided at the bottom of this article.
I had used it with 2 months and felt it is safe for use. I am now using this app 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 app I must have to say I had not visited a mobile recharge shop. You can even fill up Top up of 10 Rs to your mobile and 1000 Rs to Depending on your mobile usage.
If you have a Demat account associated with SBI you can use it with your Demat account number. You can request a new checkbook 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 remember the payment to billers. Currently, SBI buddy app is there, so you can get so many SBI buddy offers online to pay your bills. They will automatically get payment via transfer once you schedule your bill for them by adding the biller to your account. You can even add NEFT beneficiary from there & transfer money to their bank account directly using that app.
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.