NIKI APP PERMISSIONS


READ YOUR CONTACTS

This gives you the ability to pick a number from contacts for a quick recharge or bill payment. This is also so that you are able to use your contact's name in chat in order to do a quick recharge or bill payment for them without entering their number. Niki collects your contact data with the sole purpose of providing a personalized experience on the app. For instance, Niki might provide user the ability to perform recharge for a contact just by entering his name, add a contact to an ongoing conversation with Niki. Niki collects user’s contacts data via a secure interface (HTTPS), the data is used to help user make quicker transactions, the data is used internally only and is not shared with any external parties. The data is being processed in an automated manner and is not exposed or visible to any human, either internal or external to Niki.

STORAGE

This allows us to locally store some data when you are using the app and avoid unnecessary network calls and save your mobile data. It also helps us make your Niki experience faster and smoother.

NETWORK COMMUNICATION

This allows your Android phone/tablet to both receive as well as send updates and send messages to and from our servers. Your data is sent through a secure connection.

YOUR ACCOUNTS

To make signing up and/or signing in to Niki easier and use your account info to pre-fill some of the information required to register on Niki, thus improving your signup experience.

DEVICE INFORMATION

We use this to know which devices you are using to use Niki. This is needed for avoiding fraudulent activities on the app and to provide you the best possible personalized products & offers.

RECEIVE AND READ SMS

To ease the process of signup, we read OTP messages sent by Niki to verify you as a user and through partners to make your payment and checkout process seamless. Niki collects your SMS data with the sole purpose of providing a personalized experience on the app. For instance, Niki might send users a reminder regarding your impending postpaid bill due date by reading your operator's message. Niki collects users SMS via a secure interface (HTTPS), the data is used to help user make quicker transactions and to provide personalized reminders and recommendations, the data is used internally only and is not shared with any external parties. The data is being processed in an automated manner and is not exposed or visible to any human, either internal or external to Niki.

LOCATION

We access your location to provide location aware services to you like cab booking, events booking, hotel booking and local searches.