Continuous protection against viruses and spyware
Avast! Pro Antivirus is a comprehensive security software that offers powerful protection for your system in order to keep viruses and spyware at bay. The installation takes a while to complete, but this is only because it is a very important step and you have to pay attention to the things you pick to be copied.
Avast! has a modern look, with all features organized in a menu displayed on the left, while the rest of the details are presented right in the middle of the main window. Thanks to the fact that developers attached detailed explanations for each of the features included in the application, Avast! Pro Antivirus addresses both novice and expert users.
Appearance aside, this antivirus solution is an excellent tool for all those who want not only to get rid of malicious files, but also to stay protected the rest of the time. Avast! Pro Antivirus has to offer basically everything you need, from real-time protection and on-demand scanner to a file system shield, mail protection, instant messaging protection and network security.
Scanning went pretty fast during our test and this is indeed great in case you"re in a hurry. Plus, Avast! is capable of scanning files every time you open them or as soon as new downloads land on your computer.
If you are one of those who like to spend a lot of time "in-game", the antivirus has a nice treat for you. There is a dedicated "Gaming Mode" that will prevent notifications and pop-ups from distracting your attention.
The built-in heuristics engine provides an effective proactive defense against new types of malware. Another great characteristic is the "Sandbox" that enables you to run suspicious programs in a safe, virtual environment.
Thanks to its powerful feature pack and ease of use, Avast! Pro Antivirus is undoubtedly one of the names to be considered every time you’re looking for a new security software.