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HSBC HK Mobile Banking App - Lite Mode

Simple to use. Easy to learn.

Bank anytime, anywhere

Simple grid view, essential functions, better chat and call support for your day-to-day banking needs

Features of Lite Mode

All essential functions

  • View your account(s)
  • Request transaction details (only applicable to HKD Passbook Savings account)
  • Transfer funds between your local HSBC accounts
  • Make a bill payment
  • Set up time deposits
  • Deposit cheques via mobile
  • Access eStatements and eAdvices

Personalised mobile banking experience

  • Customise your settings
  • Get support
  • Explore more products and services

How to switch to Lite Mode

First time HSBC HK App users who are using the large font size setting on their mobile device

Open the HSBC HK App

A message will pop up asking if you're looking for a simpler banking experience.

Tap 'Try Lite Mode now'

You can also choose to stay on Full Mode.

Switch modes anytime in 'Profile' tab

Step 1

On your home screen, tap on your profile icon at the top right corner.

Step 2

Under 'Settings and preferences', select 'General'.

Step 3

Tap on 'App mode', then choose 'Lite Mode' and 'Confirm'. 

One touch and you're in


HSBC won the "Financial Inclusion Initiative of the Year - Hong Kong" at the Asian Banking & Finance Retail Banking Awards 2023.

Frequently asked questions

Important information

  • For iPhone/ iPad from the App Store, download the app from the App Store.For Android download the app from Google Play (pre-installed on your phone) or the HSBC website.
  • Update your device's operating system diligently and make sure you always have the latest version of our app.
  • Set up auto-lock and create a passcode to protect your device.
  • Do not leave your device unattended and always log off completely when you are finished banking.
  • Do a factory reset to wipe the data on your old device before you donate or resell it.
  • If you lose your device, please let us know immediately.
  • When using Wi-Fi, only use trusted Wi-Fi networks and enable security protection.

Please visit for more security tips.