Avast has been one of the most popular and one of the best antivirus softwares. Now there is a new version available to download. Avast! 8 Antivirus is now available to download for free.
The latest version of this freemium software can be updated automatically, if you already have it installed on your computer, or can be downloaded from the official website. Avast has always been one of the best free antivirus softwares available today and further more the software is lightweight and doesn’t slow down your PC.
What’s New in Avast! 8 Antivirus?
With the latest updates, Avast! 8 Antivirus has gone touch-friendly and can now be operated smoothly on touch -based devices. The new ‘Software Updater’ tool, it checks for updates automatically.
There are still lots of improvements made under the hood to this free antivirus software and the company claims that Avast!8 Antivirus can detect and block multiple samples of infected files and the files related to it and also the whole family of such malwares and other infected folders.
Another very good feature in the antivirus is the ‘Browser Cleanup’ tool. Whenever you install a new software, some of them asks for installing some add-ons and other things to your browser. This thing is really frustrating and then removing all those setting is an equally frustrating task. Avast! 8 Antivirus can do that for you. With the ‘Browser Cleanup’ tool, it will remove all the unnecessary add-ons and toolbars from your browser.
The antivirus also has a new detection engine that monitors the suspect files in the background and takes care of them and executes them before you even know of them.
The interface of the free antivirus software is awesome and doesn’t need any advice from us. A perfect blend and design that can be used with a mouse and even on a touch-based computer.
Thumbs up from Avast! 8 Antivirus!