Google unveiled a service called PlayProtect during the I/O 2017 conference, whose main task is to ensure the security of Android phones with Play Store. Now, after 4 years, Google has quietly placed it as a standalone application in the Play Store.
It is not yet clear why the name of this application does not appear on the Play Store, but in any case from You can see it through Android phones and tablets. It should also be noted that on many phones, to install this application, the message "Your device is not compatible with this version" is displayed or the phone is declared incompatible with the desired application. According to reviews, only phones that have the beta version of Android 12 installed can use this application. Of course, it will probably be widely available for a variety of handsets soon.
As in this You can see the screenshots, this application has been installed on more than 100,000 Android gadgets so far. It should be noted that this application is provided only for gadgets with Google mobile services, which means that if your Huawei or Honor phone does not use these services, you can not use Google Play Protect.
Overall, the performance of this application Independent is no different from the service available on Android phones. In short, this application also uses machine learning to scan all the applications installed in the gadget and can prevent the installation of dangerous applications. But now that it is a standalone application, Google will probably be able to provide various updates for it faster than ever before.
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Source: Android Central