Avast’s free program offers an effective foundation for protection against malware. The paid versions, including Avast Premium Security, provide many additional features to keep your device safe. This includes the VPN service, WiFi inspector and more. Avast is considered to be among the top products in this category by AV Comparatives Real World Security Test.
Avast detected a variety of threats quickly and efficiently during our tests. The scan was completed in just 6 minutes and 50 seconds which is impressive considering that it was able to scan close to 2 million files.
Avast has a decent knowledge base offering assistance for common problems There are immediate phone and email support options available. Those looking for an extra level of security may choose an annual subscription that provides parental and password management controls to the program. Avast provides a 30-day return guarantee on paid services.