NetQin Mobile Security – Keep Your Android Device Virus Free

Mobile security giant NetQin has released NetQin Mobile Anti-virus 5.6 for Android devices against hackers and harmful mobile security threats. NetQin Mobile Security has variety of features that protect you and your Android phone. This anti virus will also back up contacts and restore them to the same device or a different device. Running in the background at low power consumption, this application allows you to surf the web and download applications without concerns of a virus attack.

NetQin Mobile Anti-virus For Android

What is it?

Netqin Mobile Security is designed to protect Android devices against viruses and malware, while keeping your system running at optimum speed.

Featured in Mobile Security is the availability of scanning and deletion, with Cloud + Client Twin Engine Technology and real-time protection. Frequent virus database updates are readily available to ensure our users are fully protected from the latest threats! Also included is an Anti-lost feature, which runs on GPS tracking, and a full cross-server contacts backup system also provide full protection for users’ data.

This app keeps users privacy protected and is currently available on the Android Market!

You can download NetQin Mobile Security 5.6 from


Scan, detect and kill viruses with our award-winning twin-engine (Cloud + Client) anti-virus scanning technology! Now packed with multiple scanning options (One-touch scan, Full scan, Scheduled scan, Real-time protection)! Enjoy browsing with the assurance that malicious websites rendered in the browsers are being block, and malicious URLs in messages are identified prior to opening!

NetQin Mobile Anti-virus

Traffic Monitoring

With expensive data rates and wanting to get the most out of a smartphone, people often go over their monthly data limit, resulting in unexpected high phone bills. With this new feature, real-time info of data usage on your device and cap a maximum data usage limit to make sure you never go over your limit.

NetQin Mobile Anti-virus

Device Performance Optimization

One-touch to optimize device performance in memory, CPU, and battery increase device efficiency by closing apps not used by the users.

Trash removal of unused files and picture messages to free up hard drive space.

NetQin Mobile Anti-virus

Contacts Backup

Backup and restore contacts to an SD card or to our server.

This allows users to retrieve their complete contact list to the same or a different device, making sure the loss of a device does not equate to the lost of precious contacts.

This feature also to eases the process of upgrading to a new phone, as it is available cross-platform to Android and Symbian devices.

NetQin Mobile Anti-virus

Mobile Anti-lost

Anti-lost runs with remote control-like functions, providing worldwide protection for financial losses and privacy leakage.

‘Anti-lost’ allows users to locate a lost phone, sound an alarm on it, and trace where exactly it is.

If the user gives up on the possibility of getting the device back, the content on the phone can be completely deleted via simple remote commands sent to the phone.

NetQin Mobile Anti-virus

Key Features:

  • Antivirus and security protection for safe browsing and downloading
  • Privacy protection to keep your private data secure
  • System optimization for traffic monitoring and fast speeds
  • Backup and restore to retrieve contacts and messages
  • Locator to find your phone to remotely in case you lose it

Technical Details

Size: 2.0MB
Developed By: NetQin Mobile Inc.
Application Permissions:

  • Delete packages.
  • Get information about the currently or recently running tasks: a thumbnail representation of the tasks, what activities are running in it, etc.
  • Write to external storage.
  • Monitor, modify, or abort outgoing calls.
  • Read the low-level system log files.
  • Write SMS messages.
  • Access information about Wi-Fi networks.
  • Access coarse (e.g., Cell-ID, WiFi) location.
  • Monitor incoming SMS messages, to record or perform processing on them.
  • Access the list of accounts in the Accounts Service.
  • Initiate a phone call without going through the Dialer user interface for the user to confirm the call being placed.
  • Read the user’s contacts data.
  • Write (but not read) the user’s contacts data.
  • Act as an AccountAuthenticator for the AccountManager.
  • Read only access to phone state.
  • Read SMS messages.
  • Get notified that the operating system has finished booting.
  • Access fine (e.g., GPS) location.
  • Manage the list of accounts in the AccountManager.
  • Find out the space used by any package.
  • PowerManager WakeLocks to keep processor from sleeping or screen from dimming.
  • Access information about networks.
  • Create mock location providers for testing.
  • Request authtokens from the AccountManager.
  • Send SMS messages.
  • Write the APN settings
  • Collect battery statistics.
  • Read or write the secure system settings.
  • Call killBackgroundProcesses(String).
  • Write the sync settings.
  • Open windows using the type TYPE_SYSTEM_ALERT, shown on top of all other applications.
  • Modify of the telephony state – power on, mmi, etc.
  • Open network sockets.
  • Read or write the system settings.
  • Change Wi-Fi connectivity state.
  • Read the sync settings.
  • Access extra location provider commands.
  • Access the vibration feature.
  • Change network connectivity state.
  • Modify the current configuration, such as locale.
  • One or more permissions that have no effect because they are no longer supported in Android.

Minimum Operating System: Android 2.0

You can download NetQin Mobile Security 5.6 from

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