Source: Nicole Johnston/ Android Central

Free Antivirus Apps for Android
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Free antivirus apps don’t do much more than scan your device for existing threats. And because they are free, you can expect a lot of ads and a bit of slowdown because of the number of resources they use. After testing several free antivirus apps, my top pick is Sophos Intercept X for Mobile because of the extra security tools it comes with and how well it finds malware without causing too much drag.

Best Overall: Sophos Intercept X for Mobile

Sophos Mobile Antivirus Screenshot

Source: Nicole Johnston/ Android Central

This app blocks calls and filters text messages for malicious links. Its QR scanner checks each link to make sure they are safe before connecting you or allowing a file to download. Sophos’ anti-theft tools let you remotely access stolen phones to wipe data or reset passwords, send text commands to the…

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