Avira Free Antivirus

4.3 out of 5 stars 4.3 (1190 votes)


Windows 7/8/Vista/XP / Freeware / 178,331 downloads

Avira Free Antivirus offers effective protection against computer viruses for the individual and private use on a single PC-workstation. It detects and removes viruses and includes an Internet-Update Wizard for easy updating. The built in resident Virus Guard serves to monitor file movements automatically, for example when downloading files from the Internet. Heuristic scanning protects Protection against previously unknown macro viruses.

Reviews of Avira Free Antivirus

  1. 4 out of 5 stars
    some guy

    Reviewing (Apr 19, 2016)

    has a good detection rate but way more complicated then needs to be, also way to bloated

  2. 3 out of 5 stars

    Reviewing (Apr 19, 2016)

    Is this the new 2016 version? does not make this clear.
    I gave it 3 stars as its not clear and ambiguous.

  3. 3 out of 5 stars

    Reviewing (Sep 30, 2015)

    defaults to windows firewall. Kludgy settings.

  4. 1 out of 5 stars

    Reviewing (Aug 27, 2015)

    you get what you pay for
    see ESET

  5. 3 out of 5 stars
    some guy

    Reviewing (Jun 28, 2015)

    way to bloated ! just need a antivirus not speed up my pc crap..or up date this or that...

Discuss Avira Free Antivirus

  1. Oct 2, 2012 - 9:22 PM

    Odd three updates in three consecutive business days in a row???

    Higher memory requirements ? - AntiVir Free Antivirus - Avira Support Forum maybe there are some bugs being smashed by developers...

  2. Nov 5, 2010 - 3:33 AM
    Tick Tucker

    Still use it the free one. Still don't find any better than this