After the brave move of demonetization undertaken by India’s Prime Minister, a majority of the population has shifted towards ‘Digital Payments’. Many mobile wallets app like PayTM, Mobikwik, and PhonePe witnessed an enormous increase in its users. However, the disadvantage with such apps is the fact that first, the users need to add money from their bank account to the wallet.
The second option, Unified Payment Interface (UPI) based mobile payment apps links your phone to your bank account. Using UPI apps, you can instantly deduct payments from your account using the linked mobile phone number. People prefer UPI interface as it is credible and less time-consuming. World-renowned internet giant, Google unveiled its new mobile payment app Google Tez on 18th September 2017. You can also download Apk file of Tez app from GetApk Market.
What is Tez app?
Tez is a new digital payment application that will help you to link your phone to your bank account to pay for goods, services and to send and receive money. This app is based on UPI platform that uses Virtual Payment Address (VPA) to make payments straight to beneficiary’s bank account, rather than using bank account number and IFSC code. With this app, you can shop online and offline, split a dinner bill with friends, and transfer money to and fro your bank account instantly, just in few taps of your mobile phone. Payments can be made using VPA, mobile number, and QR code.
The app has an interesting feature of ‘Cash Mode’ that enables users to pay without sharing bank details or phone number if both sender and receiver are nearby. This feature uses audio QR code that works on ultrasound waves to connect two phones via microphone and speaker. It supports eight languages for the ease of the users including Hindi, Bengali, Gujarati, Telugu, Tamil, Kanada, Marathi and English. It also has the feature of securing the app with Security pin or Google pin. The Tez app is launched only after the passcode is given which makes sure that your money is secured.
To get started, all you need to do is to download the app to your mobile phone and link your mobile number with the application. You’ll have to link the same number with Tez app which is linked to your bank account. Also, make sure that the SIM of the number you are linking should be inserted in your phone. The app syncs with your Google account and then aids you in making digital payments instantly. Currently, the app is available for Android devices and for the Apple devices. The best part is that Tez is giving out Rs 51 to every user after their first transaction.
Features of Tez App:
Tez app is an amazing mobile payment app that uses UPI interface created by National Payment Corporation of India (NPCI) for hassle-free digital payments. The app is loaded with several incredible features. Let’s have a look at these:
- Using the app, you can make digital payments directly using your mobile phone
- It is compatible with android devices and apple devices
- You can make payments to shop online, pay to sellers and to transfer money to and fro your bank account
- The app uses UPI interface and transfers money using VPA, phone number, and QR code
- The app has a Cash Mode that lets you transfer money easily if the receiver is lying close to you.
- The QR code technology connects two phones via microphone and speaker
- The app supports seven regional languages apart from Hindi and English
- The app syncs with your Google account for enhanced convenience
- It keeps your transactions secure. You can set a Google pin or a phone passcode. The passcode will be required each time user opens the app
How to Install Tez Apk In Your Android Phone:
Google Tez app is a new payments application that will surely take the world of digital payments by storm. To take it benefits to the fullest, you’ll first have to install the Apk file of Tez app on your mobile phone.
Let us now look at the step-by-step procedure to download and install the Tez application in your Android phone.
Step 1: First of all, you should download the apk of Google Tez app. The apk file can be downloaded by clicking on below download button.
After the file has been downloaded, you’ll have to locate it on your device and then tap on ‘install’. However, you’ll find that the installation is not taking place. Why? It is because your device is preventing installation from unknown sources. So, you’ll have to first change the installation settings of your device.
Step 2: In order to change the installation settings of your device, go to the ‘settings’ menu. After that, look for the option of ‘Lock screen and security’. As soon as you’ll find the option, open it and you’ll see a list of options. From the list, choose the option of ‘Unknown sources’ and enable installation from unknown sources by scrolling towards the right.
Step 3: The next step, after changing phone’s setting will be to locate the apk file on your device. You’ll have to go to file manager and look for the ‘downloads’ folder. In the downloads folder, you can look for the apk file of Google Tez app.
Step 4: Once you have found the apk file, open it. You’ll find an option asking whether to install or to cancel. Tap on ‘Yes’ to start the installation process. You’ll next see the installation process taking place.
Step 5: You’ll have to wait for the installation process to complete. It might take some seconds. After few seconds, your phone’s screen will show the status ‘Installed’ which confirms that the app is installed and then you can start using it.
How to install Tez app from Play Store:
Step 1: First of all, open this link (which will redirect you to Google Play Store).
Step 2: Click on Install button. Wait for few seconds and this app will get installed in your Android phone.
Trick to Get Cashback on Tez app:
Google has introduced a wonderful ‘launch offer’ for the Tez app whereby users can earn cashback. Under this offer, users will have to install the app in their smartphones and after linking their mobile number and bank account, they can invite their friends to Tez app. The users will receive cashback of Rs 51 if the friend installs Tez app and make a payment with it. This offer is valid until 1st April 2018 and the users can earn Rs 51 per referee till a limit of Rs 9,000.
That’s not it, there is another offer whereby users who pay more than Rs 50 using the app get a scratch card. They stand a chance of entering a lucky draw and winning Rs 1 Lakh each week. For every payment above Rs 50, you’ll get a scratch card and you can earn up to 10 scratch cards each week.
This is the era of digital payment, and UPI based platforms are credible as the interface is designed by National Payments Corporation of India. Tez app has UPI interface which transfers money instantly. It is a hassle-free payment app that is offering many exciting features. It can be used in regional languages as well as in English and Hindi. The app is available in Google Play Store and App store. You can also download the apk file from credible sources. This wonderful app is giving Rs 51 to every new user on their first transaction. There is also a cashback offer where you can earn by inviting your friends. You get Rs 51 for each friend and you can earn up to Rs 9000 which is simply a great deal. So, install this app right away and make digital payments easily and enjoy lucrative offers.