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AVAST Mobile Security & Antivirus« Personalization & Tools « Downloads
|Updated||October 26, 2018|
|Category||Personalization & Tools|
Protect your Android phone and tablet with the top-rated (4.5 stars!) free mobile security app with both antivirus and anti-theft.
■ avast! Mobile Security keeps your device safe from viruses, malware, and spyware.
■ It helps you locate your lost phone through our web-based phone locate feature.
■ Remote device lock and/or memory wipe in its advanced Anti-Theft component keep your data safe.
■ Handy tools like network meter, app manager, and even firewall (on rooted phones) give you complete control of your mobile phone.
Install it today – totally FREE.
Trusted by millions of people and recommended by top Android authorities:
★ AndroidAuthority: “The best just got better… nothing comes close.”
★ Android and Me: “The best anti-theft solution on the market.”
★ AndroidPolice: “Basically anything you would want should your device get lost or stolen.”
★ Droid-Life: “It doesn’t get much more extensive than this.”
MOBILE SECURITY | ANTIVIRUS FOR ANDROID
■ Antivirus Engine: Scan installed apps, memory card content, and new apps automatically upon first use. Schedule automatic scans for when you sleep. Includes SMS/file scanning, for complete mobile security.
■ Privacy Report & Apps Manager: Get insights about installed apps and understand your apps’ access rights and intentions.
■ SMS/Call Filtering: Retain your privacy with. Block numbers you don’t want to be able contact you.
■ Web Shield: Blocks malware-infected links (for safe web browsing) and even USSD numbers (which have the ability to wipe your device memory). Also fixes mistyped URLs.
■ Network Meter: Measures incoming/outgoing data transfers.
■ Firewall (rooted devices only): Block hackers from getting in.
■ App Locking: Lock any 2 apps with PIN/gesture (unlimited in Premium).
■ Backup: Allows backup of contacts, SMS/call logs, and photos (Premium version provides backup of music, video, and apps).
FIND MY PHONE | ANTI-THEFT FOR ANDROID
The best free cell phone tracker on the market. If you’re thinking “How can I find my Android?” you can use its cell phone locator features to find it, control it remotely, and much more.
■ Control your Android remotely via a web-based interface or SMS (to later control your phone remotely, go to: http://my.avast.com).
■ Locate your phone on a map.
■ Lock device, activate siren, or wipe memory to keep your private data safe.
■ Get notification of a SIM card change.
NEW! PREMIUM FEATURES | PAID-FOR OPTIONS
★ App Locking: Locks an unlimited number of apps.
★ Ad Detector: Detects ads and provides full details of their tracking systems.
★ Password Check: Automatically locks after 3 wrong attempts to unlock.
★ Geo-Fencing: Phone performs specified actions (e.g. lock, siren, send location) when outside of some set perimeter (e.g. you go to a cafe and enable it with a 500m perimeter, so if somebody steals your phone and takes it beyond this perimeter, it activates your specified actions).
★ Remote SMS: Remotely send SMS from the phone.
★ Remote Data Recovery: Remotely retrieve data from the phone.
★ Remote Identification: Take picture of the thief when he/she tries to unlock device (use front or back camera, with face recognition). Record audio, with voice recognition.
★ Backup Features: Allows backup of video, audio, and apps (including settings and data for rooted phones, e.g. game progress).
Premium pricing (auto-renewal): $1.99 monthly, or $14.99 yearly.
This app might be incompatible with the following applications: Lookout, AVG, Antivirus Free, ESET, Dr.Web, Norton
Available in the following languages: Arabic, Belarusian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Czech, Dutch, English, French, German, Hungarian, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Turkish, Vietnamese.