Avira Free Antivirus

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  • 4.0 stars

    "Great software recommended."

    July 18, 2012  |   By TheAl12345


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    It has the highest detection ratios out of Avast and AVG. It has simplier settings then Avast and a better UI then AVG. Also has the lowest false positives out of the 3. Though, it doesnt have a good anti-spyware like AVG or advanced protection like Avast. I recommend Avast as #1 and as this as #2. For all those who are who have the ask toolbar, that means you allowed it to install during the installation. If you have had read carefully you would have noticed it. For the pop ups, go into the settings and disable them or change the duration to 0 or 1.

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  • Reply by musicman4you on July 20, 2012

    Good review but I like Avira better than Avast.Avira doesn't slow down my computer as much as Avast.Avira is much lighter on my computer.

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