[App] Avast Mobile Security and Antivirus
Avast Mobile Security and Antivirus : Protect your Android™ phone and tablet with the top-rated (4.6 stars!) free mobile security app with both antivirus and anti-theft.
avast! Mobile Security keeps your device safe from viruses, malware, and spyware.
It helps you locate your lost phone through our web-based phone locate feature.
Remote device lock and/or memory wipe in its advanced Anti-Theft component keep your data safe.
Handy tools like network meter, app manager, and even firewall (on rooted phones) give you complete control of your mobile phone.
Install it today – totally FREE.
Available in the following languages: Belarusian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Czech, Dutch, English, French, German, Hungarian, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese.
Trusted by millions of people and recommended by top Android authorities:
AndroidAuthority: “The best just got better… nothing comes close.”
Android and Me: “The best anti-theft solution on the market.”
AndroidPolice: “Basically anything you would want should your device get lost or stolen.”
Droid-Life: “It doesn’t get much more extensive than this.”
MOBILE SECURITY | ANTIVIRUS FOR ANDROID
Antivirus Engine: Scan installed apps, memory card content, and new apps automatically upon first use. Schedule automatic scans for when you sleep. Includes SMS/file scanning, for complete mobile security.
Privacy Report & Apps Manager: Get insights about installed apps and understand your apps’ access rights and intentions.
SMS/Call Filtering: Retain your privacy with. Block numbers you don’t want to be able contact you.
Web Shield: Blocks malware-infected links (for safe web browsing) and even USSD numbers (which have the ability to wipe your device memory). Also fixes mistyped URLs.
Network Meter: Measures incoming/outgoing data transfers.
Firewall (rooted devices only): Block hackers from getting in.
App Locking: Lock any 2 apps with PIN/gesture (unlimited in Premium).
Backup: Allows backup of contacts, SMS/call logs, and photos (Premium version provides backup of music, video, and apps).
FIND MY PHONE | ANTI-THEFT FOR ANDROID
The best free cell phone tracker on the market. If you’re thinking “How can I find my Android?” you can use its cell phone locator features to find it, control it remotely, and much more.
Control your Android remotely via a web-based interface or SMS (to later control your phone remotely, go to: http://my.avast.com).
Locate your phone on a map.
Lock device, activate siren, or wipe memory to keep your private data safe.
Get notification of a SIM card change.
NEW! PREMIUM FEATURES | PAID-FOR OPTIONS
App Locking: Locks an unlimited number of apps.
Ad Detector: Detects ads and provides full details of their tracking systems.
Password Check: Automatically locks after 3 wrong attempts to unlock.
Geo-Fencing: Phone performs specified actions (e.g. lock, siren, send location) when outside of some set perimeter (e.g. you go to a cafe and enable it with a 500m perimeter, so if somebody steals your phone and takes it beyond this perimeter, it activates your specified actions).
Remote SMS: Remotely send SMS from the phone.
Remote Data Recovery: Remotely retrieve data from the phone.
Remote Identification: Take picture of the thief when he/she tries to unlock device (use front or back camera, with face recognition). Record audio, with voice recognition.
Backup Features: Allows backup of video, audio, and apps (including settings and data for rooted phones, e.g. game progress).
Premium pricing (auto-renewal): $1.99 monthly, or $14.99 yearly.
Avast Mobile Security and Antivirus user reviews :
Hmm Currently I have Avast an lookout on my phone. I’ve always used lookout but on my last phn lookout stopped looking out lol. Been using Avast for 2 wks, just updated Avast Mobile Security and Antivirus an already saw my phn freeze up… other reviewers said same things. Uninstalling at least for now.
Best antivirus no bull My family has been using Avast Mobile Security and Antivirus free for 2 years..we were so impressed we all (6) purchased for our pc and android.The best feature is boot scan before virus even loads. C.Alvarado & family
It’s ok i guess Using it for about a week now and it seems ok, however it’s call block feature is useless. You have to learn a way to stop blocked numbers going to voice mail 🙁
Last Update 18.11.2014 :
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