Avast 5 Free Antivirus, the latest avast free antivirus software released that replacing current Avast home edition (Old free antivirus product). The biggest changes of Avast free anti virus edition are the new user interface plus improvements on the antivirus scanning engine, performance and memory, disk and cpu usage.
Meanwhile, this free anti virus also packs with full load of security system protection features to protect users computer. The most impressive security features perhaps is multi threaded scanning optimization, which allows the splitting of large individual files between cores, accelerating the scanning process.
Avast 5 Free antivirus Security Features:
- A spyware detection engine
- avast! Intelligent Scanner
- Silent/Gaming Mode
- Behavior Shield
- Code emulator
- Heuristics engine
- Fast application of updates
- Multi-threaded scanning optimization
- Real time anti rootkit protection
- Potentially unwanted programs detection
So, Avast 5 free antivirus is definitely another best 2010 free antivirus you can use to provide reliable protection against viruses, spyware and other forms of malicious software.
Supports: Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/7 (32/64 bit).