360Amigo System Speedup Free

360Amigo System Speedup Free

Download Editors' Rating:
5
Spectacular
Average User Rating:
4.4
out of 436 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.2.1.7700
  • Total Downloads:
    1,210,652
  • Date Added:
    December 22, 2011
  • File Size:
    Not available
  • Downloads Last Week:
    810
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 98/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7

Editors' Review

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At first, 360Amigo System Speedup Free seemed to be of the more-tease-than-tool school of free system cleaners, and certainly its developers would like you to buy their premium package. But the free tool proved to be a good performer that will help many users keep their PCs running smooth and safe.

As with so many freeware versions of premium system utilities, 360Amigo's interface is stylish and heavy on the graphics and captions that explain what each feature does. The program consists of a system cleaner and a system optimizer, with a number of extra utilities, though some of the advanced tools are only available with the paid software. As with similar software, 360Amigo's System Cleaner scans for junk files and invalid or orphaned registry entries, runs a privacy sweep, defragments your disk drives, and restores your system to a previous state (if necessary). We performed a scan, and 360Amigo displayed its results along with some alarming graphics suggesting our well-maintained system's status was "bad," which free system cleaners are prone to do. We could de-select items for cleaning by unchecking their boxes, and the folder views let us see which files in each category the program was targeting for removal; in fact, 360Amigo's utilities offered more information about the files to be cleaned than many premium tools we've seen. After making our selections, we ran the first cleaner. Here's where many free tools clean a few errors and offer to clean the rest for a price, but 360Amigo powered through all three tools. Next we tried the System Optimizer, which includes an unusually detailed Startup Manager, a NetState tool that identifies all open connections and lets users terminate connections instantly, and a process manager, services manager, and uninstaller. The Tools menu offered an impressive array of extras like a Duplicate File Finder, a full Backup & Restore application, a drivers manager, a file recovery tool, and many others.

After we'd run 360Amigo's scan but before we let it fix the errors it found, we ran similar tools, including a premium package, for comparison. While the results were similar, 360Amigo's scan turned up some files the others didn't. The acid test came after we rebooted: 360Amigo's changes did no harm, and while our system didn't run noticeably better, we had the satisfaction of knowing the junk was gone from our system.

 
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User Reviews
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  • Current Version

    3.6

    out of 11 votes

    • 5 star 4
    • 4 star 4
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    • 2 star 1
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  • All Versions

    4.4

    out of 436 votes

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    • 4 star 88
    • 3 star 17
    • 2 star 14
    • 1 star 28
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1 stars

"Not worth it."

January 22, 2014  |  By l33tard

 |  Version: Not Found

Pros

Some of the things it does are ok, I suppose. It didn't crash my computer or wipe my hard drive.

Cons

Deleted ALL of my cookies in my browser even though I unchecked the boxes. Lost all of my flash saves and everything else. All of it's other features are also done better by other programs.

Summary

Use something else.

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3 stars

"I used it and now my brand new laptop won't start"

September 02, 2013  |  By canadakikou

 |  Version: Not Found

Pros

I had this program installed on an older laptop. It got rid of cookies and emptied the memory quickly, which Tuneup Utilities didn't.

Cons

It's done a number on the registry apparently. I don't even get a cursor, let alone Windows so it's rendered my brand new laptop useless.

Summary

Don't use this program because it can make a mess of your computer. While it worked well on my old one, now I"m going to have to take my new laptop for service to get it working again. It uses Windows 8, the old one uses Windows 7. That may make the difference.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 1.2.1.7700
Version 1.2.1.7700 updates several languages, fixes minor bugs and improves the Registry cleaner engine.
General
Publisher 360Amigo
Publisher web site http://www.360amigo.com
Release Date May 18, 2011
Date Added December 22, 2011
Version 1.2.1.7700
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Maintenance & Optimization
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 7, Windows 2003, Windows Vista, Windows 98, Windows, Windows 2000, Windows Server 2008, Windows XP
Additional Requirements None
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File Size Not Available
File Name Not available
Popularity
Total Downloads 1,210,652
Downloads Last Week 810
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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