Avast Secure Browser is a Chrome-based web browser that is packed with a range of security and privacy features. It’s an excellent option for people who are happy with their current web browser but wish to add more features such as ad-blocking or VPN. It also comes with a variety of personalization options which makes it ideal for those who like to have their settings set exactly how they want. It’s also fast and is compatible with all platforms, so you can have the same experience of browsing across all of your devices. Bookmarks and history will follow you.
It’s first noticeable how fast this web browser is. It’s as fast as Chrome and that speed can carry into real-world use. The browser also blocks advertisements to ensure your browsing experience is free of distractions. It also block flash data files that will help websites load faster as well. It also has an anti-tracking feature that prevents websites from tracking you. It will also check your passwords on websites like HaveIBeenPwned, and ensure that they’re secure.
The browser also comes with a number of extensions pre-installed. However, you can install additional extensions by downloading them from the Store. One of the most fascinating is Bank Mode which is a similar feature to a sandbox, which runs your browser as well as any other application in a virtual machine, which is separated from your main system. This feature is designed to protect you from phishing scams by keeping your bank information private.