Avira is a renowned security product available for desktop and mobile platforms. Avira Antivirus Security for Android offers all the necessary tools to protect your device and stored data from malware and theft. It is a free security suite with unrestricted access to all its features. Premium version just increase the functionality of freeware version slightly.
– Avira scans your device for protection against malwares. It scan all the installed apps and their updates to detect and remove malwares. Scanner also scans files stored on external storage for enhanced protection.
– Rates apps on a privacy scale according to how much data it collects. Also see how each app collects sensitive data.
– Protects against identity theft. Check whether you or you contacts’ email addresses have been leaked in a 3rd party security breach. Notify your contacts if their email addresses have been compromised.
– Block unwanted calls and SMS from people and network operators. (SMS blocking is not available on Android 4.4 and later OS versions).
– WIth Anti-theft feature, protect your phone from thieves and accidental loss. Track phone location on a map. Remotely lock or wipe phone memory.
– Trigger a loud siren to locate device or nag the thief. In case of losing phone, Prompt the person who finds your phone to contact you and return it.
– Web based controls give you access to all Avira Anti-theft settings like triggering siren, wiping memory and tracking location on map. Oversee multiple devices with web-based portal and manage them. (you need to register)
– With App Lock, lock applications on device from unwanted access by others.
– Avira Antivirus is light on system resources and save battery power. You won’t find any performance degrade after installing it.
– Supports multiple languages.
The premium features (available as in-app purchases) include safe browsing, more frequent virus definition updates and premium support.
Current Version: 4.5
Supported OS: Android 4.0 and above
Safe to Install: Avira Antivirus APK was fetched from Play Store and published here without any modifications. See its hashes on download page.
– New scanning engine version.
– Security enhancements for the scan engine.
– Bug fixes.
Overview of Previous Updates:
– Better organized result categories.
– Scanner updates to improve malware detection.
– Bug fixes.