Best Trading Apps in India

27 Feb 2021  Read 3394 Views

If you have decided to invest and trade in the stock market, then the next step you have to do is to select a stockbroker which suits you.  

Before selecting a stockbroker, you check the brokerage charge and other associated charges and finally pick the broker which suits you all your financial needs.

The brokerage charge of leading stockbrokers is almost the same, but the technology provided by them differentiate them from each other. So before selecting a stockbroker, you should also check the platform provided by them, the platform through which you would trade. In this online era, where it feels as if the whole world is in the palm of your hand, you should definitely look for online stock brokers that can facilitate your trading and investing activities through their mobile apps. 

Top Trading Apps 

Today, we will discuss some of the best mobile trading apps available in the market.

Now, let us get deep into the topic. 

 Table of Contents

  Zerodha Kite
  Angel Mobile App 
  Upstox Pro
  5paisa Mobile App
  Motilal Oswal Trading App
 
ShareKhan Mobile App
 
Kotak Stock Trader App
  Edelweiss Mobile Trading App
  HDFC Securities Mobile Trading App
  Fyers Market
  Closing Words

Zerodha Kite  

Zerodha Kite is one of the best mobile trading apps in the market. The app has an easy user interface, which has a highly interactive design. Users trade-in equity, derivatives, currencies, Future &Options, etc.

The app has features like a market watch, trading view chart, along with ChartIQ. Additionally, the app also has embedded console reports for traders and provides dark and light mode.

The app also provides biometric 2FA for login, which improves security for the clients.  

You can have different types of orders - Regular, AMO, BO (Bracket Orders), CO (Cover Orders).

It also has a smart search box that searches thousands of securities in a moment. 

The app runs on both Android and iOS.

App details 

Numbers 

Download 

5 million + 

Number of reviews 

170 thousand + 

Compatibility 

Android and IOS 

App file size 

Varies with devices for android & 65.7  iOS 

Rating 

4.3 android & 2.8 iOS 

Angel Mobile App 

 Angel Broking Mobile App provides a stock platform where users can do trading after doing good analysis.  

You can get real-time market data. Users can trade-in equity, derivatives, currencies, F&O, etc. 

The app provides features like intraday charts with indicators, payment acceptability via more than 40 banks, multiple watchlists, ARQ based portfolio health check, which gives investment suggestions on the basis of real-time data, advisory call, etc. 

Users can get reports and statement regarding the contract, account ledger, profit, and loss. 

The app runs on both Android and iOS.

App details 

Numbers 

Download 

5 million + 

Number of reviews 

148 thousand + 

Compatibility 

Android and IOS 

App file size 

36 MB android & 139.8 iOS 

Rating 

3.7 android & 3.4 iOS 

Upstox Pro 

UpstoxPro mobile app provides a clean, simple trading platform for its users. The app helps users to analyze securities on a real-time basis. Users can do trading in equity, derivatives, currencies, F&O.

The app provides features like more than 100 trading indicators, a simple user face, a predefined watchlist, customized watchlist, real-time market feed, price alerts, provides a day and night theme.

It allows users to trade directly through using the TFC facility (Trade from charts). 

The app runs on both Android and iOS.

App details 

Numbers 

Download 

5 million + 

Number of reviews 

170 thousand + 

Compatibility 

Android and IOS 

App file size 

For android varies with devices & 64.5 iOS 

Rating 

3.0 android & 1.9 iOS 

5paisa Mobile app 

5paisa trading app is one of the best trading apps in the market, which provides multiple features comprising one-click order placement. The mobile app is known for its performance, quick order execution and user-friendly interface.

5paisa provides access to users with research & advisory products such as Sensibull, smart investor, Smallcase.

Users can invest in mutual funds, digital gold and can also get insurance and take a personal loan from the app.

The app provides features like live updates on stock prices and quotes, multiple charts, and advanced technical analysis, create a customized watchlist, Robo investment advisor, price alerts and instant notification on apps.

The app runs on both Android and iOS.

App details 

Numbers 

Download 

5 million + 

Number of reviews 

145 thousand + 

Compatibility 

Android and IOS 

App file size 

21 MB android & 185.7 iOS 

Rating 

4.0 android & 3.9 iOS

Motilal Oswal Trading app 

Motilal Oswal is another leading reputed stockbroker in the market. MO trading app is a dynamic trading platform that provides an advance interface and features for its users. Users can do trading in equity, forex trading and commodity trading.

The app provides features like strategy builder, real-time technical charts, an option to square off positions in a single click, a global search bar for the stock, currency and commodity, customization in the app bottom bar, and also provides a trade guide signal tool.

It also provides access to the Sensibull platform. 

The app runs on both Android and iOS.

App details 

Numbers 

Download 

500 thousand + 

Number of reviews 

5 thousand + 

Compatibility 

Android and IOS 

App file size 

For android varies with devices & 65.4 iOS 

Rating 

4.3 android & 2.3 iOS 

ShareKhan Mobile App 

Sharekhan is also a common name in the stock market. The mobile app provides quick online services for trading in seconds. The app focuses on usability, features, and optimal user interface.

Users can place various kinds of orders- Normal, Sell against Margin, Big Trade, Big Trade Plus and Bracket Orders. Users can also get access to Trading Courses through the app. 

The app provides features like enriched live technical charts with time more time frames, access to financial data, watchlist, MarketWatch, reports, market news, and provides black and white themes. The app includes charts, survey results and market performance and provides graphical studies of the market. Additionally, the app includes extra features such as OAlert, Chart-Book, trade from charts, etc. 

The users can stay logged in even after closing the app, which runs on both Android and iOS.

App details 

Numbers 

Download 

1 million + 

Number of reviews 

46 thousand + 

Compatibility 

Android and IOS 

App file size 

13 MB android & 212 iOS 

Rating 

3.5 android & 2.4 iOS 

Kotak Stock Trader App 

Kotak Stock trader App is a dynamic trading platform. Users can get in-depth analysis for trading. The app provides investment in various segments in a single click, ranging from equity, currency, Initial Public Offering to mutual funds. The features provided by this app makes trading hassle-free.  

The app has an elevated level of security for accessing accounts and provides features like managing the portfolio, placing an order in a few clicks, and tracking the stock market with advanced tools. It also allows investment in various segments, customization of the watchlist, and facilities selling directly from the position view page.

The app runs on both Android and iOS.   

App details 

Numbers 

Download 

1 million + 

Number of reviews 

39 thousand + 

Compatibility 

Android and IOS 

App file size 

8.6 MB android & 81.5 iOS 

Rating 

3.4 android & 2.1 iOS 

Edelweiss Mobile Trading App 

EdelweissTrading App is a highly rated user-friendly trading app in the market. The app, which has a simple user-interface, provides extensive features for its users.

The app provides features like a pre-set customized watchlist, log in with a single fingerprint, research while trade, real-time stock prices, search bar offers thousands of stock results at a time, exclusive market view, invest in the mutual fund.

The search bar of this app comes with many filters.

The app runs on both Android and iOS.

App details 

Numbers 

Download 

1 million + 

Number of reviews 

30 thousand + 

Compatibility 

Android and IOS 

App file size 

46 MB android & 209.7 iOS 

Rating 

4.3 android & 4.1 iOS 

HDFC Securities Mobile trading App 

HDFC securities trading app is an investment platform with advanced features and tools for its users. The app gives focus on security and provides a login facility with biometric login through fingerprint and facial recognition. The app is extremely easy to use.  

The app provides features like real-time charting, access to trending investment ideas, stock details in a single click, gives news and notification, and a live support system to resolve a query. 

The app runs on both Android and iOS.

App details 

Numbers 

Download 

1 million + 

Number of reviews 

73 thousand + 

Compatibility 

Android and IOS 

App file size 

13 MB android & 60.6 iOS 

Rating 

4.2 android & 3.3 iOS 

Fyers Market 

Fyers is a discount broker based in Bengaluru (Bangalore), India. They have started quite late as compared to other Zerodha and missed the first-mover advantage, but they have not missed in providing one of the best mobile trading apps in India. The app provides trading in equity, derivatives, currency, mutual funds, IPOs, and it is exceptionally light and works even with a low bandwidth connection. 

The app provides features like a stock screener to track market movements, advance charting features, multiple watchlists, data analytics tools for users and also provides different options strategies. 

The mobile app provides a similar experience as desktop trading. 

The app runs on both Android and iOS. 

App details 

Numbers 

Download 

100 thousand + 

Number of reviews 

2 thousand + 

Compatibility 

Android and iOS 

App file size 

16 MB android & 42 MB iOS 

Rating 

4.2 android & 2.4 iOS 

Closing Words 

In current times, trading apps matters a lot in stock market trading. 

Choosing the right one according to your needs is the best thing you can do before starting with trading as it has been observed that people often lose their money because of the poor services of their trading platforms. 

Summing up, it is important that one always chooses the right trading app and platform according to their needs and financial goals. 

About the Author: Harshit Roy | 34 Post(s)

Harshit Roy is a BMS student at St. Xavier's College, Kolkata majoring in finance. He is bibliophile in nature, and quite eager to learn and read about new things in life.

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