Smadav for PC Windows Antivirus software for protection of your System. It can also be used as a primary software, but we highly recommend not to put all of your trust into its capabilities of keeping your files safe. It protects your system from all external devices like USB, Memory card, and flash drive against malware and bugs.
It is a simple security free program that provides real-time anti-virus protection, making sure that your Windows PC is safeguarded at all times.
The main function as additional protect your PC (especially its total protection for USB Flash Drive), so the software doesn’t offer total protection. If you would be often browsing the internet or installing new apps, you are highly recommended to use other security products that offer total protection.
Smadav Antivirus Features
Additional Protection for your PC, compatible with other antivirus products!
Almost all other antiviruses cannot be installed with another antivirus, it’s because of the antivirus designed for main protection in your PC. It’s not the case for the program, It is an antivirus that is designed as additional (second layer) protection, so it’s compatible and could be installed and run together with another antivirus in your Win PC. The program using their own technique (behavior, heuristic, and whitelisting) to remove virus from PC that improves security in your Computer.
Best USB Antivirus (Total Protection for USB Flashdisk)
USB Flashdisk is one of the most used media for virus spread. The software uses its own technology to avoid virus spread and infection from USB Flashdisk. It can detect many new unknown viruses in USB even if the virus is not in the database. Not only for protection, but Smadav can also clean USB Flashdisk from viruses and restore hidden/infected files in the USB Flashdisk.
Low resource Antivirus
The program only using a small fraction of your PC resources. Most of the time only use very small memory (under 5 MB) and CPU usage (under 1%). With this very small resource usage, It will not slow your computer. And you can still install another antivirus that will together work with Antivirus to protect your PC.
Cleaner and tools to clean virus
The antivirus can clean some viruses that already infected your PC and also fixes the registry change made by the virus. Many tools included in the software to fight for virus cleaning.
The main aim is to help you create a much stronger protection plan from threats by adding USB armor and helmet for the off-line detection, the whole idea behind this particular piece of software is pointless.
Working with this software does not feel like such a great experience both visually and functionally. It has poor quality written all over it and it just does not take an advanced user to realize that. And it also takes just a couple of minutes to become irritated by its general performance.
Pros And Cons of Smadav Antivirus
|It is a second-layer antivirus that has a very low system impact
||The paid version doesn’t add enough functions to be worth the money
|Handy for programmers who wish to tinker with and add to their virus protection
||A small program that adds only moderate protection
|Allows you to un-hide files on a USB Flash disk
||Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
||Smadav Antivirus 2019 Rev 13.5
Smadav Antivirus can only steal precious minutes from your time and nothing more. Its features do not comply with the current software era and, frankly, if you are not happy with your antivirus solution, go with the big boys. There are a lot of them and they even do not cost that much.