February 7, 2017

Avast Free Antivirus 17.1.2286


Avast Free Antivirus is an efficient, lightweight, and comprehensive anti-antivirus and anti-malware solution that will protect your PC from hackers and thieves


Avast Free Antivirus is an efficient, lightweight, and comprehensive anti-antivirus and anti-malware solution that will protect your PC from hackers and thieves and gives you all-round safety.

It offers proprietary, cutting-edge CyberCapture technology that finds and stops unknown files, as well as improved Wi-Fi Inspector which can identify even more weak points in your router. It also features SafeZone, the world’s most secure browser, and an enhanced Game Mode which turns off background checks and updates to maximize your gaming experience.

Avast Free Antivirus protects more than 230 million people worldwide what makes it one of the best free antivirus on the market today.

Avast Free Antivirus Key Features:
  • Lightweight 
  • Fast Performance
  • User-friendly and attractive interface
  • Comprehensive Protection
  • Reliable and trustworthy
  • Multiple scanning modes
  • Continuously updated virus definitions



Last Update: February 07, 2017

Current Version: 17.1.2286

License: Freeware

Languages: Multiple Languages

Supported Operating Systems:
Windows XP SP3 / Vista / 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10 (32-Bit, 64-Bit)

Developer: AVAST Software s.r.o.

Homepage: Avast.com

  • Improved user interface - simplified navigation, new brand colors, notification center
  • Behavior Shield - better protects you against ransomware by monitoring running programs for suspicious behavior
  • Game mode - helps reduce distractions and lag times by automatically prioritizing your game’s performance and suspending all unnecessary background notifications and processes while you play
  • Free version no longer requires email registration
  • Performance improvements - faster webpage loading and app launching thanks to optimized hashing algorithms
  • Wi-Fi Inspector - previously called Home Network Security, this feature now detects even more problems and vulnerabilities on both home and public networks
  • Passwords - faster UI and improved browser integration
  • Real Site - our new name for SecureDNS, which prevents DNS hijacking to help you avoid visiting fake websites
  • SafeZone browser - common settings for all modes, faster startup of bank mode, currency converter

Avast Free Antivirus at Google Play