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Avast Free Antivirus
Released: 2022-03-11 Logo Avast Free Antivirus  
License Type: Freeware
Platform: Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11
Product homepage: Avast Software
Price: Freeware


It’s important to have a free antivirus program, and Avast is one of the best. It automatically scans your Windows device for viruses, spyware, malware, adware, ransomware, and any other malicious threats. Avast’s scanner comes with a handy feature. It can scan all the files on your computer and put the suspicious ones under quarantine. You can then select the ones you want to delete and the ones you want to keep. It also comes with a USB scanner, so you can scan external drives as well. The app also comes with adjustable sensitivity levels, so users can make it as sensitive as they need.

Avast Free Antivirus is an effective antivirus program which can be downloaded on your PC for free. The recent update of the software includes:

  • different options for computer scanning,
  • Network Scanner
  • manager for passwords,
  • URL filter,
  • Silent gaming feature.

How does Avast Free Antivirus stack up?

Avast Antivirus is free, but it’s also robust. Its protection doesn’t rely on a signature database but can also tap into the cloud to fight malware. The app is a scanner that checks your files and programs against a database of identified malware. The ones that are infected or suspicious are flagged for your attention. When Avast identifies a threat, it uploads the culprit to its lab.


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