So finally today, Truecaller released the version 8 of their app on Android and iOS platforms at their Stay Ahead event! This is a super major update for the app on both the platforms as it contains a number of features and enhancements over the previous versions. Truecaller announced this update at a press event here in New Delhi, India on 28th March 2017 where Alan Mamedi, CEO and CoFounder of Truecaller and Nami Zarringhalam address the press and the other attendees including their partners and the Truecrew Brand Ambassadors present at the event.
The event started off as Alan talking about how far Truecaller has come yet and what the consumers can expect from them in the future. Alan stated “India is our most important and biggest market” showing off love and dedication for the Indian Market. He also said that “India is our Home” which shows off their love for their Indian user base. Talking about the statistics, he said “We are saving 700 Years of Spam calls from the users in just India!” which was followed by the announcement of Truecaller V8 which took it From being a phonebook and caller app to a full big hub of communication (along with the new logo)! He also talked about bringing SMS and Flash SMS support to the app which is super handy and useful.