What is priority SMS?

SMS that is sent at a much faster rate than a usual SMS. We treat these messages like OTP (one time password) messages.


When should I use priority SMS?

 For business-critical operations like fixing appointments with clients, sending verification codes. Anything that cannot wait.


How fast will it be delivered?

SMS gateways we have tied up with use priority pipes to give a very high priority for such messages and promise a delivery rate within a minute.


How much does a priority message cost?

Currently, we are charging a flat rate of 16.5 paise for each SMS.


How can I send a priority SMS?

Currently, we are supporting priority SMS only via APIs. If you want to send a priority message, set the optional field "priority" to high. All such messages are treated as priority messages by us. Refer to SMS API.



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08088-919-888