With more than 230 million sensors, we see new threats first, and respond fast – to everyone in our network. And we don’t give your details to anyone (be that the NSA, the CIA, or the government).
Lighter than ever
The days when an antivirus took over your PC are long gone. Avast Antivirus is lighter and faster than ever, so you won’t even know that it’s there.
Home network pioneers
True protection goes beyond your PC. That’s why we were the first to offer Home Network Security, and continue to add more innovations to keep your wireless devices safe.
Protect your passwords too
With so many passwords to remember, it’s tempting to reuse them or store them on your browser. New Avast Passwords is just as easy, and far, far safer.
Get so much more for free
Avast 2016 comes with more features than any other antivirus around. And we don’t just mean Passwords.
Antivirus and anti-malware
Protect yourself against threats that don’t even exist yet.
Keep all of your accounts protected, with just one unbreakable password.
Home Network Security
Stop hackers getting hold of your home network – and anything on it.
Who needs unwanted toolbars and extensions slowing down their PC?
Help your friends wherever you are, by connecting to their computer.
Give your PC the ultimate all-in-one scan, all in one go.
Stop anything nasty
Detect viruses, malware and more, plus strengthen your home network.
Forget your passwords
Almost. Log in anywhere with just one. We’ll make it unbreakable.
Reclaim your browser
Get rid of unwanted extensions and hackers making money off your searches.
Minimum System Requirements
- Windows 10 except Mobile and IoT Core Edition (32 or 64-bit); Windows 8.1 except RT and Starter Edition (32 or 64-bit); Windows 8 except RT and Starter Edition (32 or 64-bit); Windows 7 SP1 or higher, any Edition (32 or 64-bit); Windows Vista SP2 or higher, except Starter Edition (32 or 64-bit); Windows XP SP3, any Edition
Windows fully compatible PC with Intel Pentium 4 / AMD Athlon 64 processor or above (must support SSE2 instructions)
- 256 MB RAM or above
- 2 GB free space on the hard disk
- Internet connection is needed to download, activate and maintain updates of the program and antivirus database.
- Minimum screen resolution of 800 x 600 pixels recommended.
- Avast Free Antivirus 2016 is not supported on Microsoft Windows Server operating systems, or any operating systems which are not specified.
Avast Free Antivirus 2016
Microsoft Windows 10 Home / Pro / Enterprise / Education
Microsoft Windows 8.1 / Pro / Enterprise
Microsoft Windows 8 / Pro / Enterprise
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Basic / Home Premium / Professional / Enterprise / Ultimate
Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic / Home Premium / Business / Enterprise / Ultimate
Microsoft Windows XP Home / Professional / Media Center Edition