Online SBI is an internet banking service that helps the customers to do transactions with their sbi account with an internet connected mobile phone.Currently the service available only for SBI retail internet banking customers.It is happy to hear that you dont require a smartphone for banking with SBI.The charges applicable are related with your data usage and Mobile operators plan.SBI will not charge you for accessing Online banking features on mobile.The minimum requirements are
- A web browser.
- Internet connectivity like GPRS/EDGE/3G/Wi-Fi.
- web browser with Java Script.
According to State Bank of India website you must have an above medium range mobile handset to browse https://m.onlinesbi.com for mobile phones.Their list of supported Operating systems are given below
- Symbian (S60 5th Edition)
- Android ( 2.1)
- BlackBerry (5.0)
- Windows (5.0)
- iPhone 3G/3GS/4
But with an average mobile phone like Nokia X2-02 or Asha 300 or Samsung Wave 525 you could avail this facility with the help of a powerful internet browser Operamini version 7.This browser features secured internet connection.Hence you don’t required to install SBI custom softwares that may not support your device.At present the services available on mobile phone for SBI customers with “Online SBI on Mobile” facility are;
- View Account Balance
- View Mini Statement
- Instant Term Deposits – e-TDR/e-STDR
- Fund Transfer to own accounts
Never store your username and password in mobile phone.Always click the options to clear data and cookies from your internet browser.Dont refresh the webpages unnecessarily and click log out immediately after your banking session.Have a happy Banking with your Mobile phone and State Bank of India at any time any day.