Avira Antivirus 2018 Review
System requirements: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10.
Version: Avira Antivirus 2018 Free
Developer: Avira Operations.
Price: Free. Pro Version $34.95 per year for 5 devices.
Trial: 30 days.
Summary: Avira Antivirus 2018 is a security and protection software with a user-friendly interface, it is developed for the home users, and any of their devices. Avira has a tradition of offering free protection for home users. The new and redesigned version has employed advanced technology such as cloud scanning and artificial intelligence to provide safe online browsing. Not only does it provide protection from the vast amount of malware but from Ransomware as well. The Pro version, however, offers additional support and more levels of protection.
– Protection from all types of malware not just viruses.
– Protection from Ransomware.
– Advanced cloud technology.
– Easy to use.
– Lightweight, easy on computers resources.
– Free version although less in options has a lifetime protection.
– Pro version offers additional layers of protection.
– Pro version offers protection for 5 devices.
– Home users only.
– Installation takes the liberty to make browser changes unless unselected.
– User’s custom scan runs slower than other software.
– Only Chrome and Mozilla Firefox supported.
Considering the fact that Avira is extremely popular as free antivirus software, it’s backed up with facts that Avira’s engines have a high rate of threat detection. It can likely compete with some of the best. The new redesigned look makes a menu a lot easier to maneuver. The additional Ransomware detection option adds to the security. And the Pro version offers protection and support for 5 devices. The additional features that purchased version offers are building the security and safety of the user online. Identity protection, secure finances, safe browsing, email scan and self-protection mark the new Avira Antivirus Pro 2018.
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In addition, Avira offers to install other free or paid features. However, the Browser safety feature supports only Chrome and Mozilla Firefox. Connecting to account gives the user access to additional free or paid options. Such as VPN, Avira software updater, Avira system speedup, etc. Apart from considerable malware protection Avira employs anti-phishing guard that flags the suspicious URL’s and reports to the user a possible scam. Nonetheless, the future actively blocks any external attack through the browser. The Avira Pro Antivirus 2018 summarizes all of the above and employs online activity protection such as protecting the user by blocking banking Trojans, DNS hijacks, and botnets. The features work simultaneously to protect the privacy of user by blocking tracking, phishing, and PUA (potentially unwanted application). The Pro version offers a user Web, File, Network, Online shopping, and Firewall Protection.