Automatic download and installation [Solved]

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 Okwyfrankie -
My gionee GN5001 keeps downloading and installing apps on its own thereby consuming my data. I have tried several ways to stop it through play store settings and in phone settings yet it persists.
What else will I do to stop this.

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Could be a virus

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I have not experienced it again for now but will keep you posted should there be any re-occurrence
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Great!
It still continued. I keep having the apps I didn't authorize downloaded