Vault - Hide Pics, App Lock

Contains adsIn-app purchases
4.5
1.26M reviews
100M+
Downloads
Content rating
Everyone
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About this app

Vault is a mobile app designed to hide private photos, videos on your phone. Currently there are more than 100 million users worldwide using Vault to protect their mobile privacy while enjoying App Lock, Private Bookmark, Incognito Browser, Cloud Backup and many other helpful features for completely free! Join them now!

Top Features

Hide and Protect Photos & videos: Photos and videos imported into phone can only be viewed or played after the correct password is entered. These photos and videos can also be backed up to Cloud Space for better protection.

App Lock (Privacy Protection): Use App Lock to protect your social, photo, call logs and telephone apps to prevent privacy leak.

Private Browser: With Private browser, your internet surf will leave no traces behind. There is also Private Bookmark feature.

Cloud Backup: Back up your photos and videos to Cloud so they never get lost.

Data Transfer:With Cloud Backup feature, you could easily transfer your data to a new phone by cross-device synchronization.

Password recovery: Worried about forgetting your password? Set a security email in Vault so you can retrieve it.

Advanced Features

Multiple Vault & Fake Vault
Create multiple vaults with different passwords for storing photos, videos respectively. And one of them can be a fake vault.

Stealth Mode
Make Vault icon disappear from your home screen and it can only be found again with the correct password, so no one knows it exists.

Break-in Alerts
Secretly snaps a picture of any one who attempts to access with a wrong password. Vault captures a photo, the time stamp and PIN code entered by all intruders.

Support:

Q&A:

1. What if I forgot my password?

If you have a security Email set up before, you should be able to see a "Forgot Password" en-trance once you input the wrong password. Tap on the entrance and follow the instructions to reset your password.

If you do not have a security Email but you had backed up your data to cloud space, then the data can be recovered from the cloud by reinstalling Vault app.


2. How do I enter vault in stealth mode?


1. Put Vault back to the phone’s home screen by adding Vault widget, once it appears on home screen, tap on it, and then input your password to enter, or,

2. Download "NQ calculator" in Google Play, open it, and input correct password then tap "=".


3. Why are my photos/videos lost?

Some cleaning or free storage apps may automatically delete Vault’s data folder used to store pictures and videos. So, as a best practice, please do not choose to delete Vault’s data folder and subfolders (mnt/sdcard/SystemAndroid) when you use such apps.

You can also backup your pictures and videos to cloud by using "Cloud Backup" feature in the premium page of Vault.


Facebook Page & Messager:
Vault – hide pics&videos, sms, lock app @nqvaultapp

This app uses the Device Administrator permission.
Updated on
Jul 7, 2022

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
Learn more about how developers declare sharing
This app may collect these data types
Personal info, Financial info and 3 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted
4.5
1.26M reviews
A Google user
November 27, 2018
This was my go to app until they forced a feature where I would swipe from one of the bottom corners that had shortcuts for quick settings and was forced to show ads. So there was an ad no matter where I was, home screen, settings, any app. I couldn't find an option to turn it off in the vault settings. I hope you guys stop trying to expand on where you are not needed. I downloaded this for a secure media vault, nothing else.
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A Google user
September 19, 2018
Conceptually, this should be a good app, but it doesn't live up to billing. 1st, contacts imported into the app 1st have to be contacts on the phone. (U can create a new contact within the app itself.) This makes no sense for a contact that's going to be hidden. 2ndly, Once a contact is in the app, u can't alter the name. Lastly, & probably the strongest reason for not purchasing this app: poor customer service. After an update the developer pushed, I LOST ALL MY CONTACTS & information on them (including all the texts exchanged w/ that contact, the times we called one another, & all the notes on that contact [think birthdays and such]). The weird thing about this data loss is that it only affected my contacts. My hidden photos & videos remained in tact. But the volume of important data lost is unimaginable. Some of these contacts (& text messages went back years). I reached out for the developer by email twice, but never got a response. I'd hoped that since I'd once been a premium member that my data might somehow be retrieved, but I hadn't kept premium because most features weren't used. You should probably buy another product!
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David P
March 9, 2021
It does the job well but it's a minefield of ads. I don't mean a few ads, I mean if you press the wrong button (which is easy to do), you've opened an ad up. The pay version is too expensive to purchase so you're left with this nightmare of ads to navigate. I would try another app but this one does work the best. You say you removed the ads from my account. How? I just opened the app and it's an avalanche of ads! I understand that you need to generate money but this is ridiculous
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Wafer Co.
March 9, 2021
Dear User, thank you for use and sorry for inconvenience.In order to better serve each user, we need some advertising sponsorship to maintain the developer, the server and other expenses, to bring you the trouble we feel sorry, you upgrade to a premium member, all ads will be removed.

What's new

Adapt to Android 12
General fixes and stability improvements.