Avast Free Antivirus for Mac comes with a brand-new, easy-to-understand graphical user interface and features that are accessible at the click of a mouse. The three shields of Avast Free Antivirus for Mac include a file system shield, a Web shield and an e-mail shield. While these shields represent a doors to your computer, Avast serves the job of a gate keeper by keeping a watch on these entrances.
Avast Free Antivirus for Mac is all about browsing safely. To protect your Systems from getting infected with viruses, the antivirus works round the clock. The live graphics on the interface enhance the feeling of security . The application’s well organized tools help in providing effective protection against various kinds of e-threats circulating the web.
Apart from the three shields that are available on-demand, Avast Free Antivirus for Mac offers WebRep clients which are automatically (optionally) installed to browsers like Safari, Chrome and Firefox. Improved system stability being the highlight of the edition, everything in Avast Free Antivirus for Mac is packed in a brand new GUI.
The notification feature of the software has been noticed as handy since it informs the users beforehand what it is upto.
The application which is quite effective in providing protection against various viruses and malware, it effects the performance of your browsers since it scans each and every program you run. Apart from this, you also witness a significant slowdown in your systems due the working of the antivirus at the back end.
Overall, it is considered as a decent, free of cost software which is effective in the detection and removal of viruses.
Operating Systems Supported
- Mac OS X 10.5.x (Leopard)
- Mac OS X 10.6.x (Snow Leopard)
- Mac OS X 10.7.x (Lion)
- Mac OS X 10.8.x (Mountain Lion)
Minimum Hardware Requirements
- Intel-based Mac
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