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Top 10 popular Nepali apps, from wallet to entertainment

Technology has come up to a high state of advancement. One of the greatest inventions of this tech-world is Smartphone. And it is now the inevitable part of everyone’s life. Smartphones and mobile apps have transformed human life into an easier way of living. It offers so much in a single package that we can do nearly everything which is truly remarkable. Calling, texting, taking pictures, listening to music are the major things a smartphone does. But there are now many smartphone applications adding spice to the smartphones. They have made our life easier than ever. Find some of the top popular Nepali apps in Nepal.

With the rapid development in technology, mobile applications are now used for different purposes including business, education, entertainment, fashion, gaming and many more making lives better. Rather than that, Applications or Apps are also beneficial for brands looking for access to the user’s phone which seems to be a perfect connection for both consumers and producers.

Paying electricity bills, shopping, generating knowledge about any official sites, watching the news, etc can be done by a specific app. We still remember those days when we had to stand on a hectic queue for paying our electricity bills and roam around the whole market for shopping goods. But, the development of such applications has the intervention of paying, shopping and watching news anywhere, anytime.

Here, we are listing the top ten Nepali apps which are really popular in our country and probably most of the Nepalese have these apps on their smartphone.

1. Hamro Patro

It is fair to say that Hamro Patro is Nepal’s most popular app. And it is not just about the number of downloads, but also the utility it provides, that it has become synonymous with smartphone apps for Nepali smartphone users.

But there are multiple calendar apps, so why this particular app is so popular? Because it started earlier and hit the trend with growing smartphone use. But credit also goes to the developer of the app who didn’t only make it for checking out date and day. Soon, after starting the calendar app, they integrated news, and astrology services, gaining higher app downloads, and time on their app. Soon more services followed. Now, Hamro Patro offers remittance, online health consultation, and share market-related services.

Among its popular services are, daily horoscopes, podcasts, latest news, radio, personal astrology services, and many more.

Recently, Hamro Patro also launched an e-learning center that contains digital reading materials for schools for students reading in grades 4 – 11. The CEO Shakar Uprety has also revealed the company is in plans to launch its digital wallet soon.

Hamro Patro is the first Nepali app to hit the 10 million download milestone. It rightly takes the super app status for the value it provides through the host of diverse features.

2. eSewa

eSewa is a prominent digital wallet in Nepal and takes the second spot in our top 10 mobile apps list in Nepal. The app was launched in 2009 and gradually became the transformative vehicle of Nepal’s online payment. Being a mobile payment vendor, it brought a convenient mode of payment for smartphone users.

The company has revolutionized our way of payment, especially since Covid-19. From a simple mobile balance top-up to utility payment, booking a flight, bus, or movie tickets, and transfers, eSewa is the solution to many essential services.

eSewa allows users to pay, send and receive money from their mobile phones over the internet instantly. Customers can register and get a mobile money account instantly, cash into their wallet from Agents and partner banks, and start making payments. In addition, users can also pay for utilities, recharge their mobile, pay internet bills, EMI, school fees, credit card bills, and many more from their mobile.

In Nepal’s mobile wallet ecosystem, the Bishwash Dhakal-founded pioneer wallet hoards a staggering over 80% market share.

3. Khalti

Khalti is another revolutionary electronic payment vendor in Nepal and clinches the third spot in our top 10 Nepali apps list. Just like eSewa, Khalti also offers instant, secure, and hassle-free online payments over the internet. With it you can also recharge your mobile balance, pay utility bills, and book tickets wherever you are and whenever you want.

The Khalti app is available to download on the Play Store and app store for both smartphone platforms. It is available in both web-based services and as a mobile application., a promising Nepali financial tech startup has won the Google Business Group’s (GBG) 2017 ‘Story Search’ Contest. The company likewise, also won the contest and was also declared the People’s Choice Winner.

Khalti has millions of downloads and over 2 million users in Nepal.

4. Telco Apps ( Nepal Telecom/ Ncell/ SmartCell )

Telcos apps are for a large number of NTC, Ncell, and SmartCell users. These applications provide services like recharge through scanning cards, buying data packs directly, transferring the balance, enabling various services like data, querying balance and many more. Find those apps here. Nepal Telecom, Ncell, and Smart.

5. Hamro Nepali Keyboard

Hamro Keyboard is a Nepali keyboard for all of those who love the Nepali language. It can be used to write Nepali text in any app. With Hamro Nepali Keyboard, you can type Nepali directly to any app. It supports three keyboard layouts, Unicode Transliteration, MPP based Romanized layout, and traditional layout. It also has Emoji support and Numeric Keypad with the latest update.

6. Nepali Dictionary- Offline

Nepali Dictionary is a two-way dictionary for English to Nepali and Nepali to English. A simple offline English to Nepali dictionary with a text-to-speech guide., ability to save words for the latter purpose. The app is completely offline and helps users learning how to correctly pronounce words. It also includes images of words in important categories like vegetables, animals, fruits, etc. Many word games included there will help users to improve their language learning.

7. Daraz Online shopping app

With the tagline of “Happy Shopping” Daraz gives stylish, user-friendly, and convenient Daraz Online Shopping App. Bringing the power of an easy to use interface that places online shopping in the palm of your hands with all the services, products, and amazing features.

Daraz is the most popular shopping website in Nepal. With the new app and the inclusion of a wide range of products including official brands, Daraz is going to change the fate of online shopping here in Nepal. They are also bringing some of the biggest sale day like 11.11, 12.12, black friday, New year, Appy Shopping and more.

8. Tootle

Tootle is a ride-sharing app within Kathmandu valley that connects people who are looking for a ride with people and who are willing to share their ride in two-wheelers. The app helps you to book the easiest and fastest ride available, avoiding wait time, unlike public transportation.

9. Hamro Ludo

Hamro Ludo app is a classical and popular board game, which can be played by all age groups of people. This game is launched by Hamro groups for killing the boredom of every smartphone user. This is available in the play store and played offline. Multiple people can play at a time and is a light but interesting game.


10. Streaming apps (Net TV, WOWTime, iflix)

Streaming apps now let us view the best live TV, video and audio contents easily. With such apps, we won’t miss any popular TV shows, Movies, and songs. Among them, the most popular one is the Net TV app which does not belong to any telcos. Whereas other apps like WOW Time and iflix are brought in partnership with two big telcos NTC and Ncell respectively. Find more popular streaming apps here.

Some other mentions:

Mobile Banking (All Banks)

The mobile banking app is a convenient and safe transaction banking application offered online. You can manage and access your bank accounts quickly and securely either through SMS, WIFI, 3G or Edge. With smart banking application, you can access and manage your bank accounts. Now almost all of the commercial banks like Nabil, NMB, NIBL, NBL now have such mobile apps for either online banking or mobile banking.

Other worth mentioning apps are:

  1. Nepali Patro
  2. Traffic Police, Nepal
  3. Recharge Card scanner for NTC and Ncell users
  4. Bagchal- Tigers and Goats

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