Avast has always been known for the free version of its antivirus it offers to its users. Recently, Avast released Avast 2015, and as usual, is distributing it for free. The program is now packed with some new features, and has become much faster and efficient.
New Features In Avast 2015 Free Version
There are many minor improvements in Avast 2015, but I will discuss about the most prominent ones in this article.
1. Smart Scan
Avast has come up with a great new feature, that scans all the key locations on your device and reports potentially harmful files and apps in just a few seconds. This is useful when you want to scan your PC real quick.
2. Browser Clean Up
Avast 2015 lets you clean your browsing history, the passwords stored in your browser and all the tracking cookies with just some simple clicks. It also makes sure that you have no annoying add-ons that can obstruct your browsing and risk your privacy.
3. Home Network Security
This is a unique feature in Avast which makes your Local Area Network secure from attacks. Network passwords can easily be retrieved by attackers and you can easily become their victim. Avast makes sure that your connection is secure and no one gets your private information by any means.
4. Windows 10 Support
Avast 2015 completely supports Developer Preview of Windows 10. If you love using the latest builds of Windows, they have you covered.
5. What’s More?
According to Avast, the application now scans files faster than ever, the text files being scanned 10 times faster and the executable files at double the speed they were scanned earlier. It also consumes less memory and less CPU power.
With everything Avast 2015 is offering, it seriously deserves a try. You don’t have anything to lose either, it’s free after all.