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Written on: 11/04/2008 by kool a ko (1 review written)
Good virus detection. Avira was able to detect viruses infecting my computer that AVG and PC Tools Anti-Virus did not detect. Now my computer is virus free.
In general, this is a good AV software, given that this is free… Read Full Review
Written on: 06/04/2008
Excellent free antivirus, better than most paid ones. Fast, has heuristic, use little RAM... Some people comment about update problem but I do not have it. Everything works like a charm! And didn't have a virus problem. Well recommend Avira AntiVir… Read Full Review
Written on: 21/03/2008
I've also used Norton ' s, MacAfee, nod32, Kaspersky, AVG and Avast.
Till now I ' ve found something that I ' m actually happy with, and that ' s Avira Antivirus.
I would recommend this product more than others, in detecting and deleting virus/Trojans/ ect.....rather than just quarantine the Trojans… Read Full Review
Written on: 13/01/2008
Avira AntiVir Antivirus is easy to use, heavy with CPU. It has on time updates and catches viruses quickly. The only bad point I can find with this is the splash screen in start-up… Read Full Review
Written on: 12/12/2007
I have used most AV's over the years most recently a paid version of Norton Anti Virus but that was so resources hungry and obtrusive it slowed things down quite noticeably even on my very modern and RAM rich computer. I tried AVG for a short while though that lacked stability it seemed to me. Avira seems so undemanding on both resources and your patience. All modern AV's are pretty good at detecting but it what they do to your day to day working that is the real difference between them and the… Read Full Review
Written on: 09/12/2007 by johnxavier (1 review written)
Avira AntiVir Antivirus protects your computer from the virus and it is to my knowledge the best Antivirus, even though it is free. I have used AVAST, AVG, COMMANDOS,etc. I thank AVIRA for this gesture.
The speed could be increased while scanning. I think that there should be some 'healing the file' option… Read Full Review
Written on: 17/11/2007 by ChrisBUK2 (22 reviews written)
I have used many different anti virus products over the years, including AVG, Avast, Anti Vir, NOD32, Norton, Kaspersky and McAfee.I can safely say AntiVir classic is by far the best free antivirus available. It's detection rates are better than some paid antivirus' like Norton and it completely thrashes both Avast and AVG as far as detection rates go. It is EXTREMELY light on system resources, by far the lightest AV I have ever used. It is silent and doesn't keep pestering. It is also very… Read Full Review
Written on: 17/11/2007 by jlamoreux06 (1 review written)
I would recommend getting this anti virus, It finds and fixes more things then any version of Norton and it also takes up much less background memory while still scanning all the time… Read Full Review
Written on: 11/11/2007 by Barbelmike (1 review written)
A good all round computer friendly and user friendly product… Read Full Review
Written on: 02/09/2007 by wfmelamin (1 review written)
Avira is the best free anti-virus I have used so far… Read Full Review
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Written by chakhong
Very intuitive, I will recommend a friend.
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" My antivirus and firewall of choice! " Read More
Written by MadHorse
" I have the premium version, and I couldn't hardly type this review ... " Read More