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15 best antivirus apps and best anti-malware apps for Android!

Antivirus Android apps remain one of the most popular types of applications on Android. Generally, you don’t need an antivirus app if you play it safe, only download apps from the Play Store, and keep your security settings enabled. However, there are those who like to take a walk on the wild side and not do those things. There are a ton of really bad antivirus apps out there. Even if these apps aren’t necessary, it’s good to know the safe ones that don’t suck. Here are the best antivirus apps and anti-malware apps for Android. All prices are current as of June 2019.

One final thing to note that a lot of antivirus apps on Android do literally nothing or a very bad job. Here’s a study that AV-Comparatives conducted with additional information about what antivirus apps are good and the ones that aren’t.

15 best antivirus apps and best anti-malware apps for Android!

  1. 360 Security
  2. Avira
  3. Avast Antivirus
  4. AVG Antivirus
  5. Bitdefender Free Antivirus
  6. Dr. Web Security Space
  7. ESET Mobile Security
  8. Kaspersky Mobile Antivirus
  1. Lookout Security and Antivirus
  2. Malwarebytes Security
  3. McAfee
  4. Norton
  5. Sophos Mobile Security
  6. Trend Micro Antivirus
  7. Google Play Protect