Google has launched prepaid recharge service in India. Find, compare, and recharge on Google app.
Ever thought of recharging your mobile on Google search?
Now, it is possible. Google has enabled a new feature that allows users to recharge their SIM via Google search.
The feature is easy to use and you can recharge via Google in less than a minute. Google also allows users to find the best available mobile recharge offers. Here are more details on the Google SIM Recharge feature.
Currently, Google SIM recharge service is available for Android users. You can recharge for all major telcos - Jio, Airtel, Vodafone, India, and BSNL.
The feature allows users to find, compare, and recharge using Google Search.
The users simply have to type a keyword such as 'sim recharge' or 'prepaid mobile recharge'. Google also displays the best recharge offers applicable for the plan via mobile wallets such as Paytm, Freecharge, Mobikwik, and Google Pay.
Open Google Search app
Type 'sim recharge' or 'prepaid mobile recharge'
Tap Search button
Enter mobile number
Operator and Circle will be displayed automatically
Click on recharge plan of choice
Choose the best offer on recharge
You will be directed to the app you have selected (Paytm, Google Pay, Freecharge, or Mobikwik)
Complete the transaction
Google Search mobile recharge is available only for signed-in Android users. The feature may roll-out for iOS users in the future as well. With the feature users in India can compare and recharge mobile plans using Google search. One more important thing to note here is that it is only for prepaid users on Google App.
Discover, compare, and recharge via Google App
The feature is available for Android users
Available for all operators across India
Best offers will be automatically displayed for the selected plan
User will be directed to Paytm, Freecharge, Mobikwik, or Google Pay for recharge
You should not confuse the newly launched feature with Google Pay recharge which is a completely different service. The users get the option to select a payment mode of their choice. The options include Paytm, Freecharge, Mobikwik, and Google Pay.
Frequently Asked Questions
How to Pay on Google Search Recharge?
The user will get the option to pay using any mode of choice. The available options include Freecharge, Paytm, Mobikwik, and Google Pay. Users will be directed to the selected app to complete the transaction.