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What's the best free antimalware for Android?

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#1 RevGAM


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Posted 12 August 2016 - 07:37 AM

Knowing that no OS is safe, and being slightly paranoid, I put Avast Free on my Android.  However, I'd like to know if malware EXPERTS have a studied opinion about the best choice to protect our Android phones.  Thanks!

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#2 elizbethsewell666


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Posted 28 March 2017 - 06:03 AM

The best way to stay safe is check the apps before installation and not connect to malware detected machines. Also you can you kaspersky antivirus for your android phone.

#3 Nzyme


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Posted 11 July 2017 - 09:34 AM

I use the following on my phone:



-Bitdefender Mobile


-Advanced Permission Manager (to remove un-needed permissions from apps before installing them)


and as @elizabeth pointed out, install apps from trusted sources. Even some apps on Playstore are infected.

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