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Document and Entity Information
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2015
shares
Document Information [Line Items]  
Entity Registrant Name NQ MOBILE INC.
Entity Central Index Key 0001509986
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes
Document Type 20-F
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2015
Amendment Flag false
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2015
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY
Class A Common Shares [Member]  
Document Information [Line Items]  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding 408,985,937
Class B Common Shares [Member]  
Document Information [Line Items]  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding 50,352,971