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08 Oct 2014   #11
andrew129260

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Security apps are a joke on android. Do not fall for them. There just there to make money.

They are not effective at all at removing malware from an android device. If you stick to the google play store, do not sideload apps and read the permissions of the app before installing it you will be fine.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by HonorGamer View Post
iPhone > Android

True Story
That's an opinion. Which you are entitled to.

I prefer to actually modify my device as I see fit, others just want it to work. Different strokes for different folks.
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08 Oct 2014   #12
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Anak View Post
John,

Don't forget security, this is what I had my wife use on her nexus: https://play.google.com/store apps | org.malwarebytes.antimalware

Feature list and Specs at the bottom of this page right before the YouTube Video: https://www.malwarebytes.org/mobile/ Click on the Learn More Button for 497KB PDF (2 pages).

If you'd prefer something different; some are free like mbam, some for a price: https://play.google.com/store/search | security apps
Ok mate I will look at that one too as I was thinking of the Kaspersky one as all my machines run Kaspersky - they do a stand alone version if it is as good as the ISS then it should be safe well as possible as that is Kaspersky Internet Security for Android | Android Antivirus Software | Kaspersky Lab but I would like the MBAM as it does "play" with Kaspersky ok.

The provider told me Google build in some security but I am thinking maybe it will be a bit light on. But like I aid I will definitely look at the MBAM.
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08 Oct 2014   #13
boogieboy

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Why not take a look at the OnePlus One?
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09 Oct 2014   #14
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 

Sorrymate have already got the S5 and so far am really impressed and got my Kaspersky Android security for it today
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