Russell Cellular to Offer NQ Mobile™ Privacy, Security and Family Protection
Solutions at over 170 Verizon Premium Wireless Retail Locations Across the
Midwestern, Western and Southern US
NQ Mobile Security™, NQ Mobile Vault™ and NQ Family Guardian™ to be sold with
Android devices starting this June
BEIJING and DALLAS, April 4, 2013
BEIJING and DALLAS, April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NQ Mobile (NYSE: NQ) a
leading global provider of mobile Internet services, today announced that
Russell Cellular, a Verizon Premium Wireless Retailer, will offer NQ Mobile
Security, NQ Mobile Vault for Android and NQ Family Guardian at over 170
retail locations across the Midwestern, Western and Southern U.S. beginning in
"As the leading global provider of mobile security solutions, NQ Mobile is
pleased to partner with Russell Cellular and expand our reach across the
Midwestern, Western and Southern portions of the US," said Chris Stier,
Managing Director, Americas, NQ Mobile. "Informing and educating wireless
users about the benefits of protecting their vital mobile information and
their families is central to our mission. Russell Cellular will share our
vision by providing their customers with all-in-one security solutions,
regardless of location."
"Russell Cellular's primary commitment is to providing our customers with
exceptional customer service across our 170-plus Verizon retail locations,"
said Darin Wray, VP of Operations, Russell Cellular. "We are happy to offer
our customers consummate mobile protection with NQ Mobile Security, NQ Mobile
Vault for Android and NQ Family Guardian, which will allow our customers to
have safer, more fun and more secure mobile experiences."
NQ Mobile's flagship application, NQ Mobile Security detects and deletes
viruses, malicious URLs, and other threats. NQ Mobile Security outperformed
all competitive mobile security platforms in a West Coast Labs Comparative
Test. NQ Mobile Security was also a top performer in effectiveness in research
conducted by AV-TEST Institute, a leading international and independent
service provider in the fields of IT security and anti-virus research.
Since its 2012 introduction, NQ Mobile Vault for Android and has become a top
app on Google Play with millions of downloads and an average user rating of
4.5 out of 5 stars. The app allows consumers to password protect and encrypt
photos and videos on their smartphones.
Launched in September 2012, NQ Family Guardian, a unique suite of services for
safety and monitoring, comprises a mobile app that is downloaded and installed
on the child's smartphone along with a web-based control center that is
accessible from any desktop or mobile browser. Currently, the app is
available for Android devices, while the control center is compatible with any
NQ Mobile Security, NQ Mobile Vault for Android and NQ Family Guardian are
also available on the Google Play store.
About Russell Cellular
Founded in 1993, Russell Cellular, Inc. is an exclusive Verizon Premium
Retailer specializing in wireless communication services. Currently, Russell
Cellular has over 170 locations throughout Arkansas, Colorado, Florida,
Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, New
Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas. Russell Cellular currently employs over 500
full-time employees and is one of the nation's largest Verizon Premium
Retailers in the South, Midwest, and West Areas.
Consistent with past
performance, the company is expected to continue to increase production and
profits while looking to expand within current and new markets. Long-range
goals are controlled expansion in the Verizon market throughout the United
States. For more information, please visit http://www.russellcellular.com.
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
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