Popular Top 5 free Antivirus softwares

Uses of the internet is increased lot and it going to be more in future. We use PC or laptop or mobile to surf daily. So we should have at least some basic protection from virus,spyware, worms and hackers and etc.

Most of us technical or non technical, we don't want to spend much for antivirus softwares. It is recommended to use the antivirus software. There are lot of free antivirus softwares available, which gives basic protection.

Top 5 popular Antivirus softwares

  • AVG
  • AVG have Internet Security Business Edition, Home Edition and Free Edition. The Free edition provides basic protection and have antivirus and anti-spyware. It helps to surf safely,block scammers and spammers. It identifies the malicious website before visit them.

    We could do online shoping or banking with confidence. It supports Windows 7, Vista ,xp and 2000. This is the most frequently downloaded antivirus software.

  • Avast Free Antivirus
  • It also supports Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7 and minimum hardware requirement is 128 MB RAM, 300 MB free hard disk space and pentium 3 processor.

    It provides basic protection againsts the virus, spyware, trojans and other malicious agents like other antivirus softwares.

    Avast have Free Antivirus, Pro Antivirus and internet security editions. Avast different from other AntiVirus, why? Avast different from other antivirus, since it have hi-tech features like

    * Boot time scanning
    * Intelligent scanning - scans only changed files.
    * Multithreaded scanning
    * Wake-up/Scheduled scanning
    * fast application updates, green computing

  • Avira Antivirus:
  • The free package has basic protection againts worms,virus, trojans. Easy to install and it is fast in scanning. If the file is infected, hope it is easy to remove the virus and repair the file.

    The other two popular free antivirus softwares are

  • Ad-Aware Free Internet Security
  • PC Tools AntiVirus Free

Install the best suited antivirus software and protect your system.