Alibaba Launches ‘Privacy Knight’ Face Lock App for Android, Exclusively On 9Apps

Chinese mobile internet giant Alibaba Group has launched a new security app ‘Privacy Knight’ for Android users, it is the India’s first free app-lock with Face Lock feature that protects mobile privacy from unknowns. Privacy Knight enables users to unlock their protected apps through a 1-second-selfie. This new security app is exclusively available on 9apps store, if you want then you can go and download it from there.

Privacy Knight 9Apps

Privacy Knight works on a 1-second-step for face locking, saving users the trouble to remember patterns/pin code. Meanwhile, the Face Lock and Blink Detection setting ensure a 99.47% accuracy of face recognition, more precise than any other recognition models in the world.

Another good thing here with Privacy Knight is that no information is uploaded anywhere, all of your information is accessible offlineBesides Face Lock, Privacy Knight also offers users excellent protection including App Lock, Vault, Clean, Themes, Intruder Selfie, Fake Cover, Fake Icon, and more.

Ebrahim Popat, Country Manager of 9Apps, an Android Marketplace within Alibaba Mobile Business Group, says, “Face Lock is set to change the way people protect their privacy. It’s the next big thing after fingerprint lock. The age of Face Lock is here.”

According to Shuhua Chen, Director, Alibaba Mobile Security Department, “Indian users are particularly concerned about the security of their private photos and SNS apps on their phones. On the other hand, with the predictable popularisation of mobile payment, the need for mobile financial security protection will also surge in the foreseeable future. Privacy Knight provides Indian users with an enjoyable and trustworthy privacy guard for their smartphone security.”

Privacy Knight is currently on Android and is available for download on 9Apps starting June 1. You can download it from here.

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