COMODO Antivirus is free guardian software that offers a reliable protection against any kind of threats. The software is very easy in use and has simple setting menu. But it comes with Chromodo browser, firewall and GeekBuddy, system cleaner utility. If you want to play video games without performance reducing, you should activate Game Mode.
The main screen allows you to view detected threats in real-time and stay informed about the current status of your system. It also has five tabs: Scan, Update, Virtual Desktop, View Quarantine and Get Live Support. There are 4 types of scanning: full, custom, quick and rating. After installing the antivirus will launch automatically full scanning mode. If the program will find any threat, you can select an action from the drop-down list. If you won’t send detected file in quarantine, just add it in the exception list. You can also export your settings to import them for another Comodo product.
Virtual Desktop is a new feature of Comodo that allows users to launch applications isolated from a real system. It means that you can create the extremely safe environment that is not related with your real operating system. It is similar to a virtual machine. You can surf websites without leaving cookies on your real PC. It also prevents all kinds of attack on your system.
Main disadvantages of Comodo are supplementary utilities and redundant options. Many free antiviruses haven’t such things. Otherwise, all these programs are aimed at keeping your system in safe. Main advantages of this antivirus are the very simple interface, game mode, and virtual desktop.
Key features and functions
Virtual Desktop allows you to get absolutely secured environment.
256 (for Windows XP) or 384 MB (for Windows 7 / 8) available RAM.