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Avira Free Antivirus 2012 Review


Avira Free antivirus 2012, another high quality free anti virus software like AVG anti virus 2012 to offer free virus security protection to home computers. On Avira Free Antivirus 12, it combines fast scans with solid security combo protection to address an ever-changing and increasingly more dangerous threatscape. It able to stop all kinds of viruses; Anti Spyware protects against adware and spyware; Anti Rootkit detects hidden rootkits; Quick Removal removes viruses at the push under one button.

Avira Free Antivirus 2012

On Avira Free Antivirus 2012, you will experiences brand new modern user interface, which is faster, lighter and easier to use. The left navigation shows the overall security tools option, while the center pane focuses on a deeper dive into your security. Besides that, you will see ON-OFF buttons instead of traditional check boxes or radio buttons on Avira Free AntiVirus 2012. Clicking gear icon beside the ON-OFF button can also access settings for particular feature.  In settings, you will see check boxes and radio buttons which are really easy and meaningful equally for everybody.

Avira Free Antivirus 2012 key features:

  • Anti virus protection against viruses, worms and Trojans AntiDialer protection against expensive dialers
  • Anti Rootkit protection against hidden rootkits
  • Faster Scanning up to 20% faster
  • Anti Phishing protection against phishing
  • Anti Spyware protection against spyware and adware Netbook Support for laptops with low resolution
  • Quick Removal eliminates viruses at the push of a button.

However, Avira Free antivirus 2012 comes with  “Webguard and the Avira SearchFree Toolbar” for our browsers. In most cases, these add-ons aren’t too useful and tend to slow down the browser. However, you got the option to install or not the toolbar. Plus more, you will still see small message windows enrouraging you to buy Avira Pro products.

Avira Free Antivirus 2012 System Requirements:

  • Windows XP (SP2 for 64 bit / SP3 for 32 bit) / Vista SP1 (32 bit and 64 bit) / Windows 7 (32 bit and 64 bit)
  • 512 MB of RAM for XP / 1 GB of RAM for Vista and 7
  • 150 MB or more of free hard drive space
  • Processor speed {awaiting reply from Avira on this but would guess not too high}

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