1. tsdesings's Avatar
    Your smartphone is at the equal risk of getting infected by malware as is your computer. Hers’s a list of the best free android antivirus apps that not only protect your smartphone but also help you find it out in case you lose it.
    There are several Android antivirus apps that claim to nullify all the threats and come with a host of tools to secure your smartphone. Apart from all the tips and tricks to safeguard your android phone, you sometimes require antivirus apps. Let’s check some of the available Android security apps that you can trust based on the AV-Test reports and their host features.

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    08-27-2015 06:18 AM
  2. bnice's Avatar
    I like 360. Beautiful app, easy and simple to use..

    Posted via the Android Central App
    09-01-2015 04:12 PM
  3. Crashdamage's Avatar
    360 Mobiie Security includes 'features' that should not be included an are ineffective or counterproductive. That they have included these things indicate they either:
    A. Don't understand basics of Android operation or...
    B. Don't care and included them purely for advertising and marketing reasons.

    This should not be included and is probably there mostly to gain access to user information. More information: http://androidforums.com/threads/wha.../#post-6771132
    "Junk File Cleaner
    Delete useless Android system files, large files and app caches for an instant speed boost to your Android performance, while freeing up storage space with a single tap.""

    This is unnecessary, undesirable and makes false performance claims. For why see: Android Developers Blog: Multitasking the Android Way
    "Memory Boost
    Free up memory (RAM) and boost your mobile phone. Our One Tap Clean feature reclaims memory allowing you to open apps without delay!"

    So-called battery/power savers have been demonstrated over and over to be ineffective, some even using more power than they save. The description of the Power Saver feature's operation clearly shows either a lack of knowlege or a lack of regard for how Android actually works. Bogus claims!
    "Power Saver
    Intelligently saves your device’s power by knowing when to automatically trigger 360 Security’s Clean feature, which saves you all the battery power you need, when you need it the most."

    Avoid 360 Security!
    Laura Knotek and D13H4RD2L1V3 like this.
    09-01-2015 04:59 PM
  4. navYgor's Avatar
    Does somebody has already experienced virus or malware on his smartphone ? The first app that I removed was the antivirus, was it a wrong idea ?

    I'm scared, now...

    09-04-2015 06:30 AM
  5. D13H4RD2L1V3's Avatar
    Honestly, even though I use Avast (for Anti-theft), I don't really recommend AVs on Android if you know what you're doing.

    If you install apps through trusted sources like Google Play, then you're fine.
    Many are bloated and become a battery and performance hog over time.
    09-07-2015 02:38 AM
  6. DileshPerera's Avatar
    i use bitdefrender
    09-10-2015 12:36 PM
  7. trsbbs's Avatar
    AVG really. . Pass.
    09-11-2015 06:57 AM
  8. Ahmet My's Avatar
    Combofix and Rkillfor browser viruses
    09-11-2015 07:01 AM

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