Axiom Telecom and NQ Mobile Strike Exclusive Deal To Make Android Smartphones Safer Than Ever

Collaboration Brings World's Leading Security App to UAE and Saudi Arabia Customers through 3,742 Points of Sale

Apr 11, 2013, 08:00 ET from NQ Mobile Inc.

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates and DALLAS, April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Axiom Telecom today announced an exclusive alliance with NQ Mobile (NYSE: NQ), a leading global provider of mobile Internet services, to safeguard Android smartphone customers like never before.


Beginning mid-April, 2013 Axiom Android customers will enjoy unprecedented device protection via the preloaded NQ Mobile Security™, which is the most popular solution of its kind in the world.

Available in 150 countries worldwide, NQ Mobile's premium privacy and security features include anti-theft/anti-loss protection, which allows users to locate, lock and delete information from their lost or stolen phones.

"Axiom Telecom is committed to ensuring our loyal customers get the most out of their mobile experience, and this includes best-in-class protection," said Faisal Al Bannai, Chief Executive Officer, Axiom Telecom. "Our exclusive partnership with NQ Mobile is a key part of an ongoing commitment to offering unmatchable value-added support, and I have no doubt that it will prove a tremendous success."

NQ Mobile Security has been proven by independent security lab tests, like West Coast Labs Comparative Test, to outperform all competitive mobile security platforms. NQ Mobile Security was also a top performer in research conducted by AV-TEST Institute, a leading international and independent service provider in the fields of IT security and anti-virus research.

"NQ Mobile is proud to make NQ Mobile Security available to a premier distributor like Axiom Telecom," said Gavin Kim, Chief Commercial Officer, NQ Mobile. "Mobile users in the Middle East should be able to trust their experience while using their devices whether it is for private conversations, texting, accessing the Internet or financial transactions. With more than 3,700 points of sale, Axiom is one of the best ways to reach these consumers."

NQ Mobile Security Features:

  • Award-Winning Mobile Security: Fights malware, spyware, phishing, viruses, hacking, and more.
  • Privacy Protection: Protects the data stored on your phone, ensuring that your social networking, email, and financial accounts can't be hacked and your personal calls can't be recorded.
  • Anti-Theft/Anti-Loss: Remotely locates, locks, or deletes information from a lost or stolen mobile device, and sounds an alarm to help you find it.
  • Backup and Restore: Safely and seamlessly stores your contacts so you can easily access them from any Web browser.
  • System Optimization: Provides control over running apps and power consumption.
  • Traffic Monitoring: Provides real-time updates on data usage and caps on maximum data usage.   

NQ Mobile Security is also available on the Google Play store along with NQ Mobile Vault™ and NQ Family Guardian™.

About NQ Mobile

NQ Mobile Inc. (NYSE:  NQ) is a leading global provider of mobile Internet services.  NQ Mobile is a mobile security pioneer with proven competency to acquire, engage, and monetize customers globally.  NQ Mobile's portfolio includes mobile security and mobile games & advertising for the consumer market and consulting, mobile platforms and mobility services for the enterprise market.  As of December 31, 2012, NQ Mobile maintains a large, global user base of 283 million registered user accounts and 98 million monthly active user accounts through its consumer mobile security business, 65 million registered user accounts and 13 million monthly active user accounts through its mobile games & advertising business and over 1,200 enterprise customers.  NQ Mobile maintains dual headquarters in Dallas, Texas, USA and Beijing, China. For more information on NQ Mobile, please visit

About Axiom Telecom

Axiom Telecom was established in 1997 by Faisal Al Bannai and is today the leading multi-brand, multi-channel distributor and retailer of mobile telecommunications devices, accessories and telecom services in the Middle East.

Axiom's distribution network provides multiple points of access to the end consumer through three principal routes: the retail channel, through a variety of brands and store formats; a micro-distribution channel, for independent stores; and a macro-distribution channel serving wholesalers for domestic and international sales. The Group has more than 2,000 employees and operates over 575 retail points and reaches over 3,742 points of sale across the Middle East. The Group also has strategic interests in associated companies operating in the India and South Africa.

The 'Axiom Promise' is a commitment to excellent customer service and continuous innovation to ensure customers receive the best ongoing support and advice on a wide range of telecommunications products and services, including:

  • 60 Second Contact Transfer
  • Try and Buy
  • 1 Hour Express Repair Service
  • Pick up, Repair and Delivery
  • Regional Warranty
  • Trade In
  • Price Protection Guarantee
  • Theft Insurance
  • Expert Salespeople
  • Two-Year Warranty
  • Stand-By Phone During Repairs

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