Mobile phones have become huge parts of our personal lives, hence it is only essential to keep it safe and secure from potential hackers and viruses. The following antivirus solutions for Android phones were developed for two main reasons: first, to protect information shared between users and second, is to have full mobile privacy.
Touted as the number 1 downloaded antivirus app on Google play, this AVG Mobile developed solution protects your device from harmful viruses, malware, spyware, and text messages, as well as keep your personal data safe. You will be allowed to scan apps, settings, files, and media in real time and even kill tasks that slow your device. Other features include the anti-theft program in case of crimes that enables finding or locating your lost/stolen phone via Google Maps. It also lets you lock or wipe your device, while providing some information about battery life, storage and data package usage.
Antivirus Security requires Android 2.2 or higher versions.
Over 50 million users have already downloaded this app, with recommendations from TechCrunch, LAPTOP Magazine, and PCWorld. What may set it apart from its competitors is its excellent interface without consuming huge part of the phone memory. It also has an anti-malware program that prevents malicious software from attacking your system, thus secure your account information such passwords, security codes, etc. You can log into Lookout.com with your registered email to locate lost phone, view your backed up data, and manage your device anytime, anywhere.
This solution comes in free and paid versions, depending on the functions that you want to avail.
NQ is an award-winning mobile security app that has garnered three international independent test agency approved certifications. Aside from providing devices the ultimate protection that they need from harmful content, this solution also comes with user-friendly features such as real-time internet, online shopping and banking, social chat and games account protection, and mobile speed booster.
Recommended by the leading Android specialists Android Authority, Android and Me, and Android Police, this product of Avast secures your phone from unwanted phishing, malware, spyware, and virus including Trojans. Aside from the usual security features that other solutions offer, Mobile Security & Antivirus provides a firewall to protect your mobile from other users who try to infiltrate your system; it also protects your device from WiFi-based threats and app vulnerabilities.
Know the apps that you should avoid downloading/completely remove with Norton’s proactive protection against apps that could leak your personal data, and extremely consume your battery or data plan. You can also use SMS text to remotely lock lost or stolen device.
There you have it. Now which one is your choice? Let us know in the comments section below!