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TotalAV Antivirus Review

Eddy Wright, Editor Overall Rating: 9.8 / 10

Overview

TotalAV offers a free antivirus and security suite including full system virus and security scans that are robustuser-friendly, enabling you to protect your computer and mobile devices from malware, adware and spyware. We are wowed by Total AV, and have named it the top antivirus provider for 2018. TotalAV comes out on top in terms of price and functionality.

  • Features & Functionality 9.8
  • System Speed 9.6
  • Ease of Use 10.0
  • Help & Support 9.8
  • OVERALL RATING 9.8/10.0

Features

  • Secure Browsing
  • Email Security
  • Automatic Updates
  • Gamer Mode
  • Auto USB Virus Direction

Support

  • Round-the-clock Support
  • Phone Support
  • Chat Support
  • Email Support
  • Knowledgebase and Tutorials

Software is compatible with the following operating systems:

  • Windows XP, 7 & Vista
  • Windows 8 & 8.1
  • MacOS
  • iOS
  • Android

Reliability and Security

One of TotalAV’s key features is its malware protection. This feature is user-friendly because it manages itself. Installation consists of a simple click and completing a short form. Starting scans is also simple, and full system and real time scans will work seamlessly in the background to monitor for threats and oversee the general health of your PC on a continual and consistent basis. Users can quickly understand any issues found on your computer with results that are displayed clearly and succinctly, with an option provided to allow you to immediately resolve the issue.

  • Removes Malware

    Identifies and deletes malicious software including adware, spyware and viruses.

  • Removes Spyware

    Spyware surreptitiously observes every action you take on your computer. Its most common purpose is to acquire your passwords, login information for online banking,and credit card numbers.

  • Web Protection

    Assesses every website you visit to determines if they are safe and trustworthy; all malware websites and downloads are blocked.

  • Block Phishing Websites

    Deceptive or 'spoof' websites are frequently are accessed after the user clicks a link in a fake email, and are intended to collect your personal information.

  • Real-Time Protection

    Running in the background on a continual basis, real-time security monitors your system and blocks any malware from reaching the hard-drive.

  • Removes Adware

    Adware is malicious software that once on your system, will download or display banner or pop-up ads and other advertising material.

Features

  • VPN Internet Security

    By encrypting your Internet connection with a VPN, you can browse anonymously and prevent hackers from accessing your data.

  • Scheduled Scans

    Establish your own schedule for antivirus system scanning and specify the locations you want to be scanned.

  • Password Manager

    Enables users to effortlessly manage a multitude of passwords securely in one location.

  • Firewall

    Manage the Windows firewall and advanced firewall tools remotely.

  • Identity Protection

    Experian is integrated into TotalAV to protect your identity both online and off.

  • Browser Manager

    Enables users to effortlessly clear their web browser’s history, cache and cookies.

  • Tune-Up

    Tools to improve your computer’s speed and optimization of your computer are included.

Support and Customer Service

Complementing an excellent product, TotalAV’s customer service is similarly high-quality, with the option of using online chat, email, and telephone for no extra cost. TotalAV’s support professionals will quickly address any technical or billing issues Customers also have the option to upgrade to Priority Support for even more immediate responses to inquires.

  • Phone Support

    24/7 telephone support for questions related to billing and technical issues.

  • Live Chat Support

    Online chat support is available to promptly deal with questions and problems.