NQ Mobile(TM) Enters Preload Agreement with Cherry Mobile, a Rapidly Growing Mobile Brand in the Philippines

Award-winning privacy and security suite of apps to be preloaded on approximately 5 million new Cherry Mobile Android devices across Southeast Asia in 2014

Feb 12, 2014, 09:03 ET from NQ Mobile Inc.

DALLAS and BEIJING, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NQ Mobile (NYSE: NQ), a leading global provider of mobile Internet services, today announced a new preload agreement with Cherry Mobile, a large mobile device brand in the Philippines with distribution in Cambodia, Myanmar and Thailand, as well. The deal broadens distribution of NQ Mobile's award-winning suite of apps that includes its flagship, NQ Mobile Security™, through preinstallation on Cherry Mobile's Android smartphones for users throughout Southeast Asia.

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Recently named App of the Year by the Best Mobile App Awards, NQ Mobile Security is the most widely used solution of its type in the world, with millions of active user accounts worldwide. The NQ Mobile protection suite provides users with unsurpassed protection from viruses, malicious URLs, spam and data-theft; essential protection against unwanted intrusion for their sensitive and personal data including photos, videos, Facebook messages; and help in finding their missing mobile devices.

"Countries served by Cherry Mobile include some of the most infected mobile markets in the world," said Calvin Cai, General Manager of Overseas Business Development, NQ Mobile. "NQ Mobile is proud to be the security and privacy solution of choice for Cherry Mobile to provide to its customers."

"With the continuous growth of the mobile industry, now is the perfect time for Cherry Mobile's customers to have the added peace of mind and protection on their mobile devices that they deserve," said Maynard S. Ngu, Chief Executive Officer, Cherry Mobile. "We look forward to building this relationship throughout 2014 and beyond."

NQ Mobile products for Android are also available directly to consumers through 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 Cherry Mobile

Cherry Mobile is a Filipino mobile phone and electronics brand operated by Cosmic Technologies Inc. The latest release of Cherry Mobile handsets enables Wi-Fi integration, touch screen feature and operates in Android operating systems. For more information, please visit http://www.cherrymobile.com.ph.


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