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Released Date: Dec. 20, 2011

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Avira Free Antivirus 2012 Personal

Avira Antivir is a famous anti-virus software which has won a lot of shareware prizes. Its high detection rate and the defense capability against viruses has gained a good reputation. In 2008, AV-Comparative (www.av-comparatives.org) named Avira as the "Brand of the Year 2008".

Avira AntiVir Premium V9 not only speeds up the detection rate of the viruses, enhances the security protection, but also streamlines the set-up procedure for ease installation and setting. Besides, this lastest version includes the "Netbook Support" function, especially designed for laptops with low resolution. Also available is the "Quick Removal" button to allow you to quickly remove viruses. All AntiVir action logs and virus reports can now be exported for achiving. AntiVir scanning engine very flexible, supporting manual scanning or automatic scanning for internal hard disks or external devices even in the pre-loading session to avoid rootkit infection. The new version of anti-spy engine can open even locked files and prevent files from unauthorized modification.

Avira Antivir is developed by a German security company, with more than 20 years experience in this field. Avira has a sound experience in the development and support of its solutions. The German security specialist also provide free version for personal use, up till now, the accumulated users is over 50 millons, and there are over 1 millons download per week.

The detective rate on free version is comparatively higher than that of the other paid versions in the market. With this high reputation, many users change to use Avira Antivir as their anti-virus. Because of this, many users wrongly assume that Avira AntiVir is a software that is free of charge. Although the free version of Avira AntiVir is a very reliable tool for anti-virus, it is not enough if you would like to use it as a comprehensive protective tool against all the threats. The free version restricts a lot of functions, e.g. it does not support Anti-phishing, Anti-spyware, Email Scanner, Quick Update on Virus Definition (free version only allow update once a day), Anti-Adware, WebGuard, etc. Besides, business use is not allowed. If you would like to ensure a secure and an effective virus protection for your PC, Avira Antivir Premium is the best choice for you.

User Interface:

Avira AntiVir includes the following modules:

3 different editions at your choices
Functions / Edition



Security Suite

EmailScanner POP & SMPT
High speed update
Game Mode
System Backup
Game Mode
Free for Personal Use
1 Year 1 PC: USD19.95/HKD159
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