Avast! Free Antivirus is a reliable antivirus software solution designed to provide computer users with effective protection against viruses and spyware.
Avast! Free anti-virus 7.0 comes with new UI and many new features and improvements.Most importantly it supports Windows 8 Developer Preview, so that Windows 8 users can use this anti-virus.
Some Key Features:
Core and detection:
· Antivirus and anti-spyware engine
· State of the art scanning engine provides reliable protection against viruses, spyware and other forms of malicious software.
Real time anti-rootkit protection:
· Unique “on access” technology checks all kernel-mode drivers that the operating system is loading for signs of rootkit behavior. This enables even unknown rootkits to be detected and stopped before they can do any damage.
New Features in 7.0:
- New installer
- UI facelift
- FileRep service (cloud based)
- Streaming updates
- Sandbox & Autosandbox improvements
- Browser protection improvements
- Remote assistance feature to help your friends with computer troubles
- Support tool
- Export/Import settings
- Screensaver facelift
- Runs on Win8 Developer Preview
- Security improvements
Operating Systems Supported
- Windows 8 Developer Preview (32-bit or 64-bit)
- Windows 7 (any Edition, 32-bit or 64-bit)
- Windows Vista (any Edition excl. Starter Edition, 32-bit or 64-bit)
- Windows XP Service Pack 2 or higher (any Edition, 32-bit or 64-bit)
- Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Service Pack 4
Minimum Hardware Requirements:
- Pentium 3 Processor
- 128 MB RAM
- 200 MB of free hard disk space
You can download it using following link: