BEIJING and DALLAS, Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NQ Mobile™ (NYSE: NQ) a leading global provider of mobile Internet services, today announced that 4G Wireless will offer NQ Mobile Security, NQ Mobile Vault for Android and NQ Family Guardian at 120 retail locations across California and Nevada.
"As the leading global provider of mobile security solutions, NQ Mobile is pleased to announce our new partnership with 4G Wireless in California and Nevada," said Omar Khan, Co-CEO, NQ Mobile. "4G Wireless is a key partner in our efforts to protect mobile users in the U.S. and globally. By informing and educating wireless users around the clear benefits of our services, 4G Wireless can provide their customers with an all-in-one security solution for protecting their vital mobile information anytime, anywhere."
NQ Mobile's flagship application, NQ Mobile Security detects and deletes viruses, malicious URLs, and other threats. NQ Mobile Security outperformed all competitive mobile security platforms in a West Coast Labs Comparative Test. NQ Mobile Security was also a top performer in effectiveness in research conducted by AV-TEST Institute, a leading international and independent service provider in the fields of IT security and anti-virus research.
"As one of the premier Verizon Wireless Premium Retailers in the country, 4G Wireless is committed to providing our customers with industry-leading customer service across our 120 retail locations in California and Nevada," said Moe Honarkar, President and CEO, 4G Wireless. "We are delighted to be able to offer our customers the best mobile protection on the market with NQ Mobile Security, NQ Mobile Vault for Android and NQ Family Guardian."
Since its 2012 launch, NQ Mobile Vault for Android and has become a top app on Google Play with millions of downloads and an average user rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. The app allows consumers to password protect and encrypt photos and videos on their smartphones.
Newest to NQ Mobile's line of products is NQ Family Guardian, a unique suite of services for safety and monitoring comprises a mobile app that is downloaded and installed on the child's smartphone along with a web-based control center that is accessible from any desktop or mobile browser. The app is currently available for Android devices, while the control center is compatible with any web browser.
NQ Mobile Security, NQ Family Guardian and NQ Mobile Vault for Android are available on the Google Play store.
About 4G Wireless
Founded in Southern California in 2006, 4G Wireless, a Premium Retailer for Verizon Wireless, has continually endeavored to be a driving force in the wireless industry. Today, 4G Wireless continues to grow throughout the Western United States with over 120 locations in California and Nevada. Through the 4G team and their combined communications knowledge and experience, 4G Wireless successfully strives in today's ever-changing wireless industry. For more information, please visit http://www.4gwireless.com/.
About NQ Mobile
NQ Mobile Inc. (NYSE: NQ) is a leading global provider of trusted mobile Internet services built on its world-class acquisition, engagement and monetization platform. The company was one of the first to recognize the growing security threats targeting smartphone users and now has about 242 million registered and 85 million active user accounts globally. NQ Mobile's cloud-based trust platform has been recognized by third-party testing facilities around the world as the most effective solution for detecting and combating mobile threats. NQ Mobile is recognized as a global pioneer in mobile innovation and technology leadership. NQ Mobile maintains dual headquarters in Dallas, TX, USA and Beijing, China. For more information on NQ Mobile, please visit http://www.nq.com.
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