BHIM APP Download For Android, iOS : Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched a UPI (United Payments Interface) based BHIM app on 30th December. This App Full Form is Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM) app is a straight forward UPI app, which allows Users for Cashless digital payments directly from the bank accounts. Unlike wallet, this UPI-based app lets’s anyone Transfer or Receive payment through online banking. This Aadhaar-based payments app has been developed by the National Payment Corporation of India (NPCI). The ‘Made in India’ app is interoperable with other Unified Payment Interface (UPI) applications, and bank accounts.
Within 48 hours of being launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the app named BHIM was India’s most-popular, registering the maximum downloads of any free Android app in India. BHIM app has been downloaded more than 1 million times and has a 4.2 rating on the Play Store. Interestingly, the app has received reviews from more than 86,000 users in just over three days of its launch.
BHIM is currently available only for Android phones. A version for Apple is expected soon. In two weeks, the Prime Minister said, security features will be amped up to allow payments only with the use of a thumbprint – no Internet connection or smartphone is needed to pay or receive money. Here’s everything you need to know about How to Download BHIM App for Android, iOS Version Launch Date, Supported Banks, Transaction Limits, and More You Need to Know.
What is BHIM app?
With the BHIM app, anyone can send or request money through the app to make a digital payment. The app is linked to your bank account, so you don’t have to load money in it unlike a wallet, and a merchant does not have to worry about transferring the money back to their bank account.
How to download BHIMP app?
- Visit Google Play Store on your android mobile or visit www.bhimappgov.in
- Search for BHIM App in the store
- Hit Install button
- The app will be installed on your Android device.
- Click open to use the BHIM App
After completing the installtion of BHIM app process, the user has to register his/her bank account to the app and set up a UPI Pin for it. Once you get register with the Application, you can start making transactions by using BHIM app.
How to download BHIM app for iPhone?
BHIM app is presently now available on Android and will come to iPhone ‘soon’.
How do I send or receive money from BHIM app?
The user can send or receive money from friends, family and customers through a mobile number (payment address). The money can also be sent to non-UPI supported banks. This can be done using MMID and IFSC. The user can also collect money by sending a request and reverse payments if required.
What banks support the BHIM app?
All the major banks are supported by the BHIM app – as long as the bank supports UPI, you will be able to access your money through the BHIM app.
What are the BHIM app transaction limits?
There is a Rs. 10,000 per transaction limit and Rs. 20,000 per day for BHIM. For larger transactions, you will still have to use a credit or debit card, or IFSC or another form of net banking.