DALLAS and BEIJING, Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NQ Mobile™ Inc. (NYSE: NQ) ("NQ Mobile" or the "Company"), a leading global provider of mobile Internet services, today announced that NQ Mobile Security™, NQ Mobile's flagship security app, has been named winner of the "Consumer Trust" category at the 2013 Mobile Entertainment Awards (the "MEFFYS"). Celebrating its 10th year, the MEFFYS are one of the mobile industry's most coveted awards, honoring achievements across mobile content and commerce and recognizing innovation from around the globe.
NQ Mobile's flagship application, NQ Mobile Security, detects and deletes viruses, malicious URLs, and other threats. NQ Mobile Security has been proven by independent security lab tests, like the West Coast Labs Comparative Test, to outperform all competitive mobile security platforms. NQ Mobile Security was also a top performer in effectiveness in research conducted by The AV-TEST Institute, a leading international and independent service provider in the fields of IT security and anti-virus research.
"The MEFFYS are a testament to the innovation of mobile content providers across the world, and we are pleased to be recognized as a winner in the Consumer Trust category, which reinforces our position as a trusted source for consumers to keep their phones and their personal information safe and secure, regardless of location," said Victoria Repice, Senior Director, Global Product Management, NQ Mobile.
NQ Mobile Security is available for Android devices on the Google Play store.
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 September 30, 2013, NQ Mobile maintains a large, global user base of 427 million registered user accounts and 133 million monthly active user accounts through its consumer mobile security business, 98 million registered user accounts and 19 million monthly active user accounts through its mobile games & 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.
About The MEFFYS
Celebrating 10 years as the most established and coveted global awards for mobile content and commerce. Judged by expert panels of independent journalists, analysts, academics and VCs, the Meffys provide innovators with an unrivalled opportunity to be considered for the industry's top accolades. For more information, please visit http://www.meffys.com/.
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