DALLAS and BEIJING, Sept. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NQ Mobile (NYSE: NQ), a leading global provider of mobile Internet services, today announced the launch of NQ Care, featuring device protection powered by Assurant Solutions. This is the first comprehensive mobile protection plan of its kind offered directly to mobile consumers in mainland China.
"NQ Mobile is pleased to bring more comprehensive protection to mobile consumers in China. Chinese mobile consumers are becoming increasingly aware of the threats they face each day, not only from mobile malware, but also from accidental damage and device failure," said Dr. Henry Lin, Co-CEO, NQ Mobile. "NQ Care features device protection powered by Assurant Solutions. The plan allows consumers throughout mainland China to enjoy the peace of mind that comprehensive mobile device protection provides. We chose an Assurant Solutions protection product because we believe their global experience in device protection and their commitment to a positive customer experience complements NQ Mobile's position as a trusted provider of mobile safety and security solutions in China and around the world."
NQ Care will initially be sold through open market channels including digital channels and its own website. Additionally, the product will be distributed in offline channels such as retail stores and through distributors as well. All existing NQ Security product users in China will also be offered this unique product as part of regular application updates.
Assurant Solutions develops, underwrites, markets and administers mobile protection programs, products and services through collaborative relationships with global industry leaders in China and around the world. NQ Care, with device protection powered by Assurant Solutions, is only available to NQ Mobile customers in the mainland China market.
"Assurant Solutions is pleased to help NQ Mobile bring innovative protection solutions directly to its customers in mainland China," said Keith Demmings, President of International, Assurant Solutions. "Working with a leading mobile Internet security company like NQ Mobile in China will allow Assurant Solutions to further expand its protection products and services into this vibrant market."
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 as well as advertising for the consumer market and consulting, mobile platforms and mobility services for the enterprise market. As of June 30, 2013, NQ Mobile maintained a large, global user base of 372 million registered user accounts and 122 million monthly active user accounts through its consumer mobile security business, 87 million registered user accounts and 16 million monthly active user accounts through its mobile games and advertising business and over 1,250 enterprise customers. NQ Mobile maintains dual headquarters in Dallas, Texas, USA and Beijing, China. For more information on NQ Mobile, please visit http://www.nq.com/.
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