The Wappa app a transportation alternative to rivals Uber, 99 and Cabify. Available for Android and iPhone (iOS) phones, the platform allows the user to easily order a taxi race in a few steps. No fare and cancellation fee, the app does not apply minimum price for travel. The calculation made by the system charges $ 1.60 per kilometer and $ 0.26 per minute. Corporate taxi service is available in all regions of the country, while private taxi is present in the states of So Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Esprito Santo and Minas Gerais.
Similar to other platforms in the same segment, Wappa stands out for being able to travel in bus corridors. After entering the destination address, the estimated race value calculated and displayed prior to the car order confirmation is more than one race category, which can be set by the customer. Check it out in the following tutorial prepared by TechTudo, such as using the Wappa app to request a taxi ride. The walkthrough was done on a smartphone with Google's operating system, but the tips also fit Apple devices.
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Wappa has similar functionality and interface to other transport apps Photo: Eduardo Manhes / TechTudo
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Step 1. Download Wappa from the TechTudo page. On the home screen, sign in to the app under "Create Now". Then enter the DDD cell number and proceed to "Advance";
Create Wappa Profile Requires Mobile Number Photo: Playback / Adriano Ferreira
Step 2. Fill in the requested data and create a password for the profile. Complete the process under "Create Personal Account". On the next screen, select "Allow" to give the application access to your location;
Device location required for taxi request via Wappa Photo: Reproduction / Adriano Ferreira
Step 3. To request a car, touch "Where do you want to go?" At the top of the screen. Then complete the departure location of the trip in "Home Address" and the destination in "Where do you want to go?"
Complete departure and destination addresses must be informed to call a taxi from the Wappa app. Photo: Reproduction / Adriano Ferreira
Step 4. The platform displays the estimated race values and available service categories such as "Promo" for discounted travel, "Common" and "Black" for example. If you would prefer to enter a waypoint to facilitate the driver's arrival, go to "Reference" at the bottom of the screen and enter the information. Proceed to "Continue";
To be found faster, a reference point can be informed in the app. Photo: Reproduction / Adriano Ferreira
Step 5. For the race to be confirmed, credit card details will be requested. To register, go to "Got it" and then tap the "Add credit card" item. That done, just enter your data required by the platform;
To confirm the race a pre-authorization issued on the credit card Photo: Reproduction / Adriano Ferreira
Step 6. Another way to add the credit card through the main screen menu. Access the section by swiping right. Go to "Wallet" and select "Add Credit Card", include all necessary information. After this step, the race will be confirmed. Users who have a discount coupon can register it in the "Add discount coupon" item, the rebate will be made directly on the platform when the race is validated.
To add the credit card to the Wappa app, enter the data in the "Wallet" section Photo: Reproduction / Adriano Ferreira
Ready. Take advantage of the tips and use Wappa when you want to do a taxi ride.
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