Downloading and exploring new and new Android apps every day can be a lot of fun but at the same time, the infectious apps from untrusted developers can be a threat to your smartphone. This is actually the key difference between Android and iOS where iOS generally takes the lead because of its strict policy for developers which helps to minimize the malware threats to the least level. But for those who are sticking to the Android OS, finding a fully functional Antivirus is a must.
Some Top-Notch Security Products
A number of security products are flooding the Google Play Store but which one is actually the best. A famous security institute named AV-TEST has conducted some tests in this regard and has picked 7 different security products which performed the best. These results ranked the products which got the maximum points and perfect scores for performance and usability. The list includes:
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Moreover, the research concluded that AhnLab, McAfee, and Trend Micro are also very effective in this case.
Where Does Kaspersky And ESET Stand?
All time famous anti-malware protection, Kaspersky has captured the hearts of many since quite a long time as they have been the leading security vendors on desktops and mobile device. According to the figures, Kaspersky has achieved 99.8 percent detection rate in real world testing and 99.9 percent overall detection rate.
The second runner up is the ESET Mobile Security & Antivirus which received 5.5/6 points for protection, 6 points for usability, and 1 out of 1 for features.
Now with all these figures in front of you, it is up to you which one do you pick.