Nubank: how to lock the app with password on Android

The Nubank app for Android now lets you block access to the app with a password. The feature, which was added in a recent update, was exclusively for iPhone (iOS) users. The feature ensures greater privacy for purchases made with the credit card and prevents unwanted access to sensitive data.

Check out, in the next step, how to enable Nubank lock on Android. The procedure was performed on a Moto E4 with Android 7.1.1 Nougat. You need to have the latest version of the app installed on your phone - see how to update your apps.

Learn how to protect the Nubank app with password on Android

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Step 1. Access the Nubank settings. To do this, open the app and tap on its name at the top of the screen. Then touch "App Settings".

Access application settings

Step 2. Finally, just activate the "App protection" option. The lock password is the same as the one you already use on your phone.

Enabling application locking

Step 3. Now whenever you open the Nubank app, the unlock will be requested. Use the same password or pattern as the Android lock screen. If your phone is equipped with a biometric reader, you can use the fingerprint to unlock it.

Unlock password will be requested when opening the app

Ready! Take advantage of the tips to protect the privacy of your Nubank card information.

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