Avast Antivirus 2016: features and improvements
Avast Antivirus 2016: features and improvements

If you are using a Windows PC, you must be familiar with antivirus programs. With a constant rise in the number of threats online, it has now become a necessity for everyone to use some antivirus program. Though there are scores of antivirus applications in the market, locating the best is by no means, easy.

For users who don’t want to spend a pretty penny on a security solution, Avast Antivirus 2016 is the best, reliable and super-fast solution. It is a top antivirus program that includes antivirus, antispyware, and much more.

The application is now able to detect 12 more types of router vulnerabilities along with providing a new password manager feature, which means all your passwords can be saved and encrypted easily.

The latest version of Avast Antivirus 2016 supports Windows XP, Windows 8, Windows 7 and Windows 10.

Here we have listed Avast Antivirus 2016 best features and improvements:

1. Avast password manager

The new feature creates unique and unbreakable passwords for all your accounts and check as to how secure your current passwords are. It allows you to securely store your passwords. You only need to remember one password for all your accounts, isn’t it amazing?

2. Home Network Security

Avast 2016 provides better protection than its earlier version. It detects 12 more types of router vulnerabilities to keep your network drivers, printers and routers completely protected.

3. Antivirus and anti-malware

The application has improved its protection system so that you can keep working without any worry. This most-trusted antivirus provides regular updates to keep you protected continually.

4. Secure HTTPS scanning

The latest version of Avast supports improved webshield technology that allows you to scan all HTTPS sites for detecting malware or other threats. Moreover, if you do shopping or carry out any financial transactions from your browser, then use Avast’s Pay Mode, which is automatically turned ON in such events. The application also includes a range of useful extensions like Ad blocker and Video Downloader.

5. Stay safe with smart scan technology

Avast lets you scan all you files in one go. All you need to do is keep a check on your computer’s OS and make sure no malware, virus and network threats is available. The software lets you stay safe by searching outdated software with a click.

6. Browser cleanup

Now need not worry about your search results! The feature allows you to get rid of all bad add-ons and unwanted toolbars so that you can get the settings you desire.

Along with these select features, it comes in an all-new interface that has more space than on its previous version. The installation process is also improved significantly.

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