Is Applock Chinese App? Applock belongs to which country? Know all about Applock

Is Applock Chinese App? Yes, it is. The Applock app is a Chinese app. The application is developed by DoMobile from Hongkong .  Hongkong comes under the Chinese Administration though it is situated outside China Mainland.  Due to the recent border issues with China along the Line of Actual control, the Government of India has banned Chinese app Applock and other similar chinese apps,  citing security issues, misuse  and unauthorised transmission of data to servers outside India. Please read this article to know more about the Chinese app Applock, Applock belongs to which country, and why Applock is banned in India.

by Suganya Vedham

Updated Sep 04, 2020

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Is Applock Chinese App? Applock belongs to which country? Know all about Applock

Applock which country App - Overview

 Applock

Details

App Name

Applock

Founders

Domobile, Hongkong

Industry Type

Internet, E-commerce

Number of available Languages

39

Origin

Hongkong

Launched 

 2012

What is the Chinese app AppLock all about?

The Chinese App APPLOCK is developed by Domobile in Hongkong, which comes very much under the Chinese Administration. Applock was launched in the year 2012 and is available in 39 languages.  AppLock enables the user to maintain more secrecy, security, and safety features to settings like All call lists, messages, contact list, and other apps. The Applock is so relevant in the present pandemic situation , as it turned out to be useful for elderly people who would like to maintain secrecy and not let children tamper with their phones. The user can secure various apps with the  PIN number or pattern provided by Applock. 

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Is Applock Chinese App banned in India?

Applock, the Chinese app has been officially banned in India and it is one of 118 Chinese apps that has been banned by the Indian Government. The decision by the Government of India comes after the prolonged border fights and issues along the line of actual control with China.  The Indian Government issued a statement stating that the banned applications were ''prejudicial to the sovereignty, integrity, and security of India.''  Many complaints with regard to the misuse of the banned apps involving theft and unauthorised transmission of user’s data to outside servers in India, led the Indian Government to take the swift decision of banning the chinese apps.

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Is Applock Chinese App - FAQs

1. Who are the developers of the Chinese App “Applock”?

The developer of AppLock is DoMobile in Hongkong under China Administration.

2. When was Applock released and supports how many languages?

Applock was released in 2012 and supports 39 languages.

3. Why is Applock banned in India?

Applock, the chinese app has been officially banned in India along with other 118 chinese applications.  The decision by the Government of India comes after the prolonged border fights and issues along the line of actual control with China. 

 

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