If you didn’t feel safe in the past now with the Avast Free Antivirus you can safely protect your Windows 10 or Windows 8 device and also you can have access to many other useful features available in the 2015 version of this application and 2018 version as well. But you will have the chance to learn all that Avast Free Antivirus has to offer by reading the lines below.
Seeing that in the past you could only safely protect your devices like the Windows 10 or Windows 8 PC’s , laptop’s and Smartphone’s now with the latest version of Avast Free Antivirus 2015 you can keep safe your network devices as well like the router’s you have installed in your home or the switches you use for the networking.
Not only that “Avast Free Antivirus” is one of the world leading antivirus applications spread worldwide but it classifies in the top charts from every point of view regarding the security of your devices as well as the network hardware you have in your home.
Download Avast Free Antivirus 2015 now for Windows 10, Windows 8
Regarding the application interface, the latest Avast versions released have a more unique and easy to use the start menu for every user to access very quickly any of the features available in the application.
The latest version that you can download for free is Avast 2015 Antivirus and alongside this version are the new features available like :
- “Browser cleanup”:
This feature is I think useful for any kind of Windows 8 or Windows 10 user because it has the option to clean your browser’s toolbar for any add-on which you may have installed with other applications. So for a quick removal and cleaning of the browser toolbar, you can use the new feature available in the Avast 2015 version.
- “Software Updater”:
Now you are solved from ever having to update your applications because with this new feature you can do it automatically and keep your Windows 8 or Windows 10 device filled with the latest software’s available for your operating system.
- “Remote Assistant”:
From now on you don’t have to install any third party application to help your relatives or perhaps your friends with the support on Windows 8 or Windows 10. You can do this directly from the Avast 2015 Antivirus if the other person uses the same version of the antivirus.
The versions that you can get of Avast Free Antivirus 2015 are three in number:
- The free Antivirus version:
In this version, you will have access to: Intelligent antivirus & anti-malware feature, Home network security feature and the Browser cleanup which you have read about a few rows above.
- The Internet Security version:
This version has a 30 days free trial in which you can test it and see if it is more suitable for your needs in Windows 8 or Windows 10. Also the Internet security version beside the features available in the free Antivirus it has an Anti-Spam feature which will prevent your mail inbox from receiving any junk or spam emails in the future.
- The Premier version:
This version has a 30 days free trial as well and also it has a higher security rate for your installed apps thus it prevents them from being hacked. Also, it has a more safe way of deleting your private data in order to prevent an outsider to have access to your deleted items.
Update: Avast Free Antivirus 2018 (short review)
This version is one of the best that Avast have released so far. We will start with the low impact on your Windows 10, 8.1 PC resources. It also have some secondary features added that might be very helpful in terms of optimizing your system’s processes and speed, like Disk Creator, Password Manager or Online Security browser extension that keeps you safe while browsing (a sort of VPN). The program also keeps pop-up windows away from your browser, thing that increase your browsing experience for sure.
However, if you are interested in a better protection, we recommend you to pay the subscription and buy the paid version. You can do it here.
Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in October 2014 and has been since revamped and updated for freshness, accuracy, and comprehensiveness.