NQ Mobile (NYSE: NQ) said it has announced a new preload agreement with PT Smartfren Telecom, Tbk of Indonesia, broadening distribution of NQ´s privacy and security apps through pre-installation on Smartfren´s Android smartphones as well as through its app store.
NQ Mobile Security will be available from Smartfren under the name “Smartshield.”
Smartfren began preinstallation of Smartshield and NQ Mobile´s privacy app on new devices earlier this month. For existing Android users, both apps will be also available through the Smartfren Appstore. Smartfren has about 12.5m subscribers and expects to sell more than threem Android smartphones in 2014.
NQ Mobile is a leading global provider of mobile Internet services. Its website is at http://www.nq.com.
Smartfren Telecom is a provider of telecommunications services with large EV-DO network coverage in Indonesia, saving customers a lot of worries when moving between the archipelagos´s many islands.