How Can You Install McAfee Mobile Security on Android?


Whenever we talk about device security; McAfee is one of the most common security programs suggested by people. McAfee offers good security to the PC as well as a mobile device. McAfee Mobile Security gives the best security features for safeguarding your Android device.

Here are the steps for installing McAfee on Android device:

  1. Open your device
  2. Go to Google Play Store
  3. Type and search for McAfee
  4. You will get McAfee Mobile Security
  5. Click on the install button
  6. After completing the installation process, Open McAfee Mobile Security application
  7. Go to Find Device or back up
  8. Insert your email address for completing the registration process with McAfee
  9. Click on the Next button
  10. Now create your McAfee account
  11. Create a 6-digit password
  12. Go back to the McAfee dashboard
  13. Click on the orange circle on the top right side of the screen
  14. Choose the security question
  15. Type your password
  16. Choose two questions and provide their answers
  17. Click on the save button
  18. Click on Activate uninstall protection
  19. Press the Activate button
  20. Click on Finish


Don’t forget to activate your McAfee account with McAfee Product Key. This key will help for getting a genuine McAfee antivirus. After activating your McAfee, you can easily access all the features of your McAfee antivirus easily.


If you don’t have Google play store in your device then follow the steps mentioned below for installing McAfee Mobile Security:

  1. Go to the settings
  2. Click on Security
  3. Choose Unknown Sources
  4. Go to your web browser and search for the mobile version of the official website of McAfee Mobile Security
  5. Your phone will automatically get detected
  6. Go to Don’t have an app store on your device? Get your app here
  7. The package will get downloaded on your device
  8. After complete download, click it for installation
  9. After complete installation, go to McAfee Mobile Security application
  10. Go to Find Device or back up
  11. Enter your email address from which you want to register your McAfee
  12. Click on the Next button
  13. Create your account
  14. Create a 6-digit password
  15. Now, open your McAfee’s dashboard
  16. Click on the orange circle on the top right-hand side of the dashboard
  17. Set your security questions
  18. Click on Activate Uninstall Protection
  19. Click on Activate button
  20. Tap the Finish button


If you already have McAfee installed in your other device and you want to add your Android device then follow the steps mentioned below:

  1. Go to the device in which you have installed your McAfee
  2. Go to My Account
  3. You will get a (+) plus tab
  4. Click on the plus tab for adding new Android device
  5. Choose the image of Phone or tablet and click on the Send Link option
  6. It will ask for your OS type, click on Android
  7. Choose McAfee LiveSafe-Mobile Security
  8. Tap the Next
  9. Choose how you want to get your download link
  10. Click on the link and verify your device
  11. Tap the Download button and it will redirects you to Play Store
  12. Tap the Install button
  13. Now, complete the installation and activation process


McAfee Mobile Security offers you various top features for protecting your device from various harmful threats. Some top features are mentioned below:



McAfee’s S.O.S feature saves the last location of your device automatically before the battery drains out.


Anti-theft feature

If anyone tries to open your phone and fail three times. McAfee Mobile Security will capture his snapshot and sends it to you in your provided email


Complete malware protection

It gives complete protection against all malware. It scans the SD card and removes all malware if present.


McAfee gives you all possible security features for keeping your mobile device secure.


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