Avira Antivir Personal Free Antivirus 10 Review

(Virus Scanner)
Average (C) 2 reviews 02/2011
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Product specification:
  • Platform: Win Vista, Win XP, Win …
  • Type: Virus Scanner
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Micro Mart
Magazine 1146 (24 February-2 March 2011)
Place 13 out of 14
5 out of 10 stars

Value for money: 8 out of 10 stars

"... it missed quite a few viruses. It's disappointing that you won't be fully protected on the web. ... you have a wide range of predefined scans to choose from and a custom one. There are lots of settings to tweak if you're an expert. AVG Free offers more features, and AntiVir doesn't flag Google results as safe/unsafe for example, so sadly it's not recommended."

Expert Reviews
Single test
4 out of 5 stars

ExpertReviews commented that the latest version of this software performs much better than last year's, though they say they still can't recommend it. While it features a much improved user-interface and performed better in their tests, reviewers felt that it's still outmatched by other antivirus programs, one of which is also available for free.

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