10 Best Antivirus for Android

The more popular a platform, there would be more parties create virus for the platform. Also Android platform which got more users. Various viruses appear with various intentions which caused loss for their users. If you are an Android user, whether tablet or cell phone, it would be better for you to install the best antivirus for Android.

According to AVTest research in previous March 15th 2012, Android virus development is increased significantly.

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The development would go further along the more Android users developed.
AVTest, independent institution which researched antivirus, has done research to 41 antivirus for android and searched for the best among those antivirus programs. They tested 41 antivirus for Android with more than 18 clans of virus and vicious malware.

There are vicious 18 virus and malware which were tested in this searching of the best antivirus for Android.

  1. avast! Free Mobile Security
  2. Dr.Web anti-virus Light
  3. F-Secure Mobile Security
  4. IKARUS mobile.security LITE
  5. Kaspersky Mobile Security
  6. Lookout Security & Antivirus
  7. McAfee Mobile Security
  8. MYAndroid Protection
  9. NQ Mobile Security
  10. Zoner AntiVirus Free
  11. AegisLab Antivirus Free
  12. AVG Mobilation Anti-Virus Free
  13. Bitdefender Mobile Security
  14. BullGuard Mobile Security
  15. Comodo Mobile Security
  16. ESET Mobile Security
  17. Norton Mobile Security Lite
  18. Quick Heal Mobile Security
  19. Super Security
  20. Total Defense Mobile Security
  21. Trend Micro Mobile Security
  22. Vipre Mobile Security (BETA)
  23. Webroot SecureAnywhere
  24. BluePoint Security Free
  25. G Data Mobilesecurity
  26. Kinetoo Malware Scan
  27. ALYac Android
  28. Android Antivirus
  29. Android Defender Virus Shield
  30. Antivirus Free
  31. BlackBelt AntiVirus
  32. CMC Mobile Security
  33. Fastscan Anti-Virus Free
  34. GuardX Antivirus
  35. MobiShield Mobile Security
  36. MT Antivirus
  37. Privateer LITE
  38. Snap Secure
  39. TrustGo Mobile Security
  40. LabMSF Antivirus beta
  41. MobileBot Antivirus

Here are 18 vicious virus and malware which were tested for the 41 Android antivirus programs.

  1. Adrd
  2. BaseBrid
  3. Boxer
  4. DoDrae
  5. Exploit.Lotoor
  6. FakeInst
  7. Geinimi
  8. Glodream
  9. Gonca
  10. Jifake
  11. Kmin
  12. KungFu
  13. Nickspy
  14. Opfake
  15. Rooter
  16. SerBG
  17. Xsider
  18. YZHC
  19. virus and other malware

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After AVTest did a detail test, the result found the best 10 antivirus for Android!
These ten antivirus are able to detect and overcome more than 90% vicious Android virus and malware. Here are the best 10 antivirus for Android (plus download link for Antivirus which you can use for free)

  1. Download avast! Free Mobile Security
  2. Dr.Web anti-virus Light
  3. F-Secure Mobile Security
  4. IKARUS mobile.security LITE
  5. Kaspersky Mobile Security
  6. Lookout Security & Antivirus
  7. McAfee Mobile Security
  8. MYAndroid Protection
  9. NQ Mobile Security
  10. Zoner AntiVirus Free

I would like to congratulate Avast! After Avast! Antivirus was selected into the fastest 2012 antivirus, now Avast! Mobile Security has also become one of the best antivirus for Android.

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Travis Brice is a computer technician and also father of two cute children. After 6 years of hard work at telecommunication company, he decides to quit his job and build his own business. Now he also writes for Spyontech on his spare time. He loves to write about operating system, especially Microsoft Windows.

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