Free antivirus solution for personal and non-commercial use only. An efficient protection tool for your personal computer available at no cost.
- Antivirus and anti-spyware engine;
- Anti-rootkit protection;
- Boot-time scanner;
- Multi-threaded scanning optimization;
- Silent/gaming mode;
- Smart incremental virus definition updates;
- Real-time protection (thanks to many shields);
- Green computing (Minimal footprint on memory, CPU and other computer resources thanks to its efficient technology.);
- Customizable installation (You can choose to install only the components you need.);
- Easy to use graphical interface;
- Software Updater to help you keep all your software up to date in order to prevent malware attacks which specifically target known vulnerabilities;
- Browser Cleanup for removing unwanted toolbars and plug-ins from your browser;
- Rescue disk allows you to create an image of your avast!® installation and save it on a USB stick, a CD or a DVD. That way if anything nasty happens to your PC, you have the USB stick or rescue disk ready to run avast!® to clean and restore your PC, so that it can restart normally;
- And much more...
Minimum hardware requirements
- Intel® Pentium™ 4 / AMD Athlon 64 processor or newer (with SSE2 instructions support);
- 256 MB of RAM;
- 2 GB of free hard disk space.
Operating Systems supported
- Microsoft® Windows™ 10 (any edition, 32-bit or 64-bit, except Mobile and IoT Core Editions);
- Microsoft® Windows™ 8.1 (any edition, 32-bit or 64-bit, except RT and Starter Editions);
- Microsoft® Windows™ 8 (any edition, 32-bit or 64-bit, except RT and Starter Editions);
- Microsoft® Windows™ 7 with Service Pack 1 or higher (any edition, 32-bit or 64-bit, except Starter Edition);
- Microsoft® Windows™ Vista with Service Pack 2 or higher (any edition, 32-bit or 64-bit, except Starter Edition);
- Microsoft® Windows™ XP with Service Pack 3 or higher (any edition, 32-bit or 64-bit).