NQ Mobile, a provider of mobile Internet services, announced that it has entered into broad contracts with Huawei, ZTE and Lenovo to preload mobile security solutions onto the manufacturers' smartphones.
According to a release, the deals will increase the availability of NQ Mobile's security technology, which to date has attained more than 370 million registered user accounts around the world.
Huawei noted it will provide NQ Mobile antivirus solutions on certain of their Android devices sold in the international markets. Lenovo will provide its overseas customers with latest NQ Mobile security services. ZTE has extended its agreement to preload mobile security for certain Android devices in the global market.
"By incorporating NQ Mobile's industry-leading mobile security technology and user-friendly experience into their devices, our manufacturing partners are providing their customers with the best solution on the market for protecting their devices and the valuable data they hold," said Omar Khan, Co-Chief Executive Officer, NQ Mobile. "By helping to keep their customers safe from nefarious mobile threats, these manufacturers are also giving them important peace of mind at the point of purchase and beyond."
NQ Mobile added its flagship app, 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. It was also a top performer in effectiveness in research conducted by AV-TEST Institute, an international and independent service provider in the fields of IT security and anti-virus research. The app has won accolades including a "Shining Star in Consumer Security Apps" from Mobile Village, 5 out of 5 stars from CNET and has ranked on top security app lists from Phones Review (UK), eSecurity Planet, Android Authority and the Droid Guy.
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