If you want to ensure the safety of the data stored on your phone and preserve your privacy then this app is exactly what you need. Mobile Security & Antivirus is a useful app which can keep your mobile safe from threats and at the same time boost up its speed by removing unnecessary data. Avast is a very renowned name in the web security field and its mobile app is just as effective as its software program for Windows. Avast mobile security scans your phone and detects any viruses or other threats that might be present on it. You can use this app for eliminating these threats as well. Do keep in mind that being an antivirus, this app requires access to private information in order to do its job properly.
Avast Mobile Security & Antivirus has a simple user interface which is complimented beautifully by its intuitive layout and design. You won't have any difficulty whatsoever in using the various features it has in store for you. The home screen of the app is where you will find most of the key features of this mobile safety app. There is a scan option available on the center of the app's home screen. You can perform a quick scan of your phone to find out if it is infected by a virus by clicking this scan button. The powerful antivirus engine aboard this app will round up any active threat to your phone within seconds. After the scan is finished, the app will list down the threats and provide recommendations on how to eliminate them.
You will find four features on the home screen of Avast Mobile Security & Antivirus in addition to the Scan button. These features are Boost RAM, Clean Junk, Check Speed and Lock Apps. The Boost RAM feature is for enhancing the speed of your device by stopping all the unnecessary apps that are running in the background. Clean Junk is a useful feature which helps you in deleting all the junk files and data that has been hogging your phone's memory space. The Check Speed feature is for finding out the speed of your Wi-Fi connection. It is capable of checking both download and upload speed as well as the ping rate.
Avast Mobile Security & Antivirus has an app lock feature which can help you in locking away your apps so that no one can access them except you. In the free version of the app, you can only use this feature for a few apps only. However, the pro version of the app allows you to lock as many apps as you want. Aside from the app lock feature, you will find other useful features like call blocker, Wi-Fi scanning and firewall as well in this mobile safety app. You can also get information regarding the permissions required by each app installed on your phone.
- Simple user interface
- Intuitive design and layout
- Powerful antivirus engine
- Boosts speed of your phone
- Clears junk and unnecessary data
- App locker feature
- Scans WiFi for possible threats
- Firewall available for internet protection
- Call blocker to block off unwanted calls
- Provides information about app permissions
- Web shield to browse the internet safely
Mobile Security & Antivirus is an app which is marketed towards people who are concerned about the security of their phones. It offers them the chance to protect their phone's data and keep it safe from any kind of outside threat. It is a great app to have on your phone especially if you have sensitive data on the phone that needs to be kept under lock and key.