Adaware Review – Is Adaware Total Worth Buying?

Adware is a form of malware. It’s not as harmful as viruses that destroy systems or spyware that collects data however, it can be as annoying and disruptive. Adware is also used to perform unwelcome tasks on your device. For instance it can be able to record the places you visit in order to display ads specifically targeted to the specific location. This is an excellent way for adware creators to earn money without selling their product directly.

Adaware review, in contrast to other similar products, only offers Windows protection. The free version doesn’t support Mac or iOS devices. It only offers 24 hour technical support to users of the Pro and Total packages. The basic package provides real-time antivirus and behavior monitoring, along with automatic downloading as well as a strong fire wall. However, it doesn’t provide email and web protection as well as any extras like a file shredder.

In the lab tests conducted by AV-test The software performed well. It was able to remove all known threats it tested against and block 97% of zero-day attacks. These are impressive, but not as high as the best security suites.

Adaware Total is currently 30 percent more expensive than rival. The reason for this is that the company has chosen to stop offering multiple tiers of protection and instead, bundle their tools into a single package. It means that you only get one license, but you are able to access a large collection of PC protection and privacy options, including the removal of tracking cookies and optimization tools to speed up Windows boot time and the ability to prevent apps from accessing the camera or microphone.