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.
Current Version: 5.0.4 (build 4138)
Supported OS: Android 4.0.3 and above
– 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.
Overview of Updates:
– Stability improvements
– Bug fixes
Our goal is to improve the security, stability and speed of our products to give you the best experience in the market.
– Improved presentation of Pro features
– Fixed a bug related to granting the Pro license to paying users
– Bug fixes.
– New scanning engine version.
– Security enhancements for the scan engine.
– Bug fixes.
– Better organized result categories.
– Scanner updates to improve malware detection.
– Bug fixes.