Zerodha Kite Web Review – Stock Trading Platforms in India

Zerodha Kite Web

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Zerodha Kite Web Review – Introduction

Zerodha is known to be one of the technology innovators in the Indian Stock broking space. Zerodha’s trading platforms boost of optimal user experience, features and performance. Zerodha Kite Web is one of those platforms that are lightweight, easy to use and are HTML5  based where users do not need to download or install any software.

Zerodha Kite web can be accessed from any browser across devices such as Laptop, Desktop, Tablet or Mobile.

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Kite web has been used by more than 70,000 clients and Zerodha claims to process 5 million requests every day through this platform.

Features of Zerodha Kite Web

Some of the top features of Zerodha Kite Web include:

  • Kite web is available in 10+ regional languages including Hindi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Marathi, Bengali, Gujarati, Punjabi and Oriya

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  • Kite web is a light application and uses minimal internet bandwidth. Thus, users staying in third or fourth tier cities do not face much of a connectivity issue in using Zerodha Kite. An example of its light usage is that its market watch feature consumes less than 0.5 Kbps of internet bandwidth.
  • Advanced charting feature offers 6 different chart types including Helkin-Ashi, Kagi, Linebreak, Point and Figure, Range Bars and Renko with 100+ technical indicators and 20+ drawing tools. This feature is of utmost importance to users who perform their technical and fundamental analysis on their own.

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  • With its minimalistic user interface, Zerodha kite web offers one of the best user experiences to its clients with easy navigation and high usability.
  • Easy order placement feature with a single click across multiple order types
  • In-built integration with Quant, an analytical tool built by Zerodha, allows clients to perform fundamental analysis through behavioral analytics.
  • Up to 5 Market watch lists with 20 scrips allowed in each market watch
  • Shortcut keys for easy access to features

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  • Few add-on utilities within Zerodha Kite web include:
    • Brokerage Calculator
    • Margin Calculator
    • Zconnect
    • Quant
    • Pulse


Disadvantages of using Zerodha Kite Web

Some of the concerns faced by users while using Kite web include:

  • Backtesting not possible using Zerodha kite web.
  • Feature to place order directly on the chart is not possible as of now.
  • Minor issues in charting features seen in firefox browser
  • Single sign-on feature not possible yet.

Advantages of using Zerodha Kite Web

At the same time, some of the advantages users of kite web enjoy are:

  • Works smoothly at low internet bandwidth across small cities and towns of the country
  • One of the best trading platforms that offer multiple integrations with third-party tools such as Varsity, Quant, Zconnect etc.
  • Available in multiple languages so that users who do not understand English well can trade in their regional languages
  • Fund transfers across multiple banks possible with minimal clicks

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