How To Password Protect Private Data On Android Phone

There are many times when you share your smartphone with friends or family members, and may want to keep some data such as private text messages, photos, videos, private contacts and call logs private from other’s prying eyes. Just like how we hide private data in our PC, you can easily hide your private data in your Android phone by encrypting and password protecting them. Here is how it is.

NQ Mobile Vault is a free Android app that lets you keep your private text messages, photos, videos, private contacts and call logs safely hide from prying eyes. The app is very easy to setup and use.

Install NQ Mobile Vault from Google Play (download link below) and run the app. It’ll ask you to enter a password. Enter a desired password and confirm it.

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In the next screen, choose “Photos” (if you want to hide photos) and select photos that you want to hide. Then tap on “Import” button. Similarly you can encrypt SMS, videos, private contacts and call logs.

NQ Mobile Vault is available free to Android users on Google Play. For advanced features, including unlimited text message storage, stealth mode and break in monitoring, users can upgrade to the premium version for $1.99 USD per month.

Kannan is a computer and Android enthusiast, a blogger by passion and a tech freak. His always ready-to-help attitude, knowledge and hard work is what drives him.

1 Comment

  1. aamir

    Feb 27, 2013 at 5:59 am

    Cannot access stealth mode from my dial pad,, someone please Assist?

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