Kathmandu, Aug 28: OYO Hotels & Homes, India &
South Asia’s largest chain of hotels, homes and spaces,
announced the launch of OYO Lite, a lighter version of the
consumer app in Nepal.
The app is also available globally. The new Lite app incorporates all the functionalities of the OYO app and has been designed to work in low connectivity areas or low networks to enhance the user experience.
With a size of less than 800 KB, OYO Lite app consumes less space while offering an optimized user interaction time and a seamless experience no matter how connected the user is. With this launch, OYO reiterates its commitment to providing quality
living spaces to travelers.
OYO offers quality and affordable accommodations at the tap
of a button with technology by its side. This launch further
reinforces the fact that technology is deeply embedded in
OYO’s DNA and plays a key role in solving all areas of guest
Anil Goel, Chief Technology Officer, OYO Hotels & Homes
said, “At OYO we are committed to creating multiple touch-
points with guests for a seamless, convenient and comfortable
experience by leveraging our technology prowess. The Lite app
is a step forward in that direction and will enable travellers to
make last minute travel plans without worrying about network and availability of quality accommodations at the tap of a button. With security, quality, location and price being key considerations for a majority of travellers in the budget to mid-scale segment, OYO aims to help create a perfect space in every place by solving for each of the said considerations through a combination of
technology and on-ground interventions.
OYO Lite has also been designed as a solution to key problems
users face – connectivity and space/storage constraints on phones. We feel that this product would be ideal for travellers who are remotely connected to the internet as well as those with basic smartphones”.