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You own a Samsung android phone and does not have the prerequisites to protect your android phone. Well, i have  a samsung android phone (Samsung Galaxy On Nxt) and i could tell you that it does require an antivirus software which will really help to boost its performance and other aspects. In this post i will help you to choose the best antivirus apps for samsung android phone.

Antivirus Apps for Samsung Android

I have a list of antivirus apps that will help to identify the threats and malware affected in your android phone. You could choose one of the best antivirus from the below list. I have arranged the below list according to my priority.

360 Security – Antivirus Boost

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[Price: Free]
360 Security is one of the most popular and highly rated antivirus Android apps available right now with over 100 million downloads and 10 million ratings resulting in a 4.6 overall rating. This antivirus and anti-malware app comes with a ton of features, including the ability to scan your device files for malware, scan your apps and games, enable real-time protection, and even comes with an anti-theft feature. You can also use the app’s built in cleaner and booster service if you want, but the validity of those types of features aren’t particularly substantiated. Perhaps the most useful feature for this one is an app lock that lets you password protect any app on your device which is great for keeping nosy people away. The best part? It’s completely and totally free.

Clean Master (Boost&Antivirus)

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Clean Master, the best free Android optimizer, junk files cleaner, speed booster, notification cleaner and free anti-virus app is trusted by over 740 million mobiles. Clean Master (Boost & Antivirus) helps boost Ram, clean up junk files, clear cache and clean junk notifications! Clean Master(Boost & Antivirus) also offers real-time protection with the #1 antivirus engine, protect your privacy and android phone.

Clean Master(Boost & Antivirus)Highlights:

★ NOTIFICATION CLEANER
Block and clean junk notifications. Make your phone stay away from trash notifications!
★ JUNK FILE CLEANING
Clean up junk files, clear residual files and cache to free up storage, boost speed and improve the performance of your Android device. Keep your phone clean and fast with Clean Master.
★ MEMORY BOOST
Boost and speed up your Android phone, free up RAM and save battery with our android booster. Create 1 Tap Boost shortcut to speed up android device easily from your home screen.
★ ANTIVIRUS
Keep your android safe and secure with Clean Master free antivirus engine ranked #1 by AV-TEST! Scan the system, pre-installed and user-installed apps to keep your device safe from viruses, Trojans, malware, vulnerabilities, adware and spyware. Keep your privacy safe with antivirus feature in Clean Master.

Must read: Virus Removal For Android – The Complete Guide 2016

CM Security

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[Price: Free]
CM Security had some viral success back when it was one of only a few free antivirus Android apps and was, at the time, the best free option available. It has some competition now, but CM Security is still pretty decent when it comes to antivirus and anti-malware protection as it has been ranked very high on AV-TEST repeatedly for several years now. On top of its antivirus and anti-malware features, CM Security also includes one of the better app locks that we’ve used (it even has fingerprint scanner support now) that not only locks your apps, but takes selfies of people trying to nose around in your business. It’s a lot more lightweight than some of its name brand competitors which is good and it’s completely free for everyone.

AVAST Mobile Security

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[Price: Free / $1.99/month / $14.99/year]
AVAST Mobile Security comes from Avast, a name that many people recognize from the antivirus market on PC. Avast on Android is just as well-known and trusted with over 100 million installs and just shy of four million reviews with a 4.5 overall rating in Google Play. The features include the usual device scanning, app scanning, and real-time protection but also includes consistent antivirus database updates, anti-theft features, and the ability to remote lock your device in case you lose it. AVAST is definitely one of the heavier antivirus Android apps that we’ve found and it comes with a metric ton of features that creates a pretty sturdy experience. If you go pro, you’ll get even more features including remote data recovery, remote SMS, geo-fencing, ad detection, and app locking.

AndroHelm Mobile Security

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[Price: Free / $2.59/month / $23.17 per year / $99.65 or $119.85 for lifetime licenses]
AndroHelm’s Mobile Security app is a lesser known option that can still provide a bunch of benefits. The main functionality focuses solely on security with features that include real-time protection from malware and spyware, scanning apps upon installation, frequent updates of the antivirus database, quarantine mode, app backups, virus protection, and a lot more. One of the more useful features include a set of functions that let you remotely block your device, delete stuff from it, and let you find your device in the cast of theft. The pricing structure is a bit complicated and the design could use an overhaul, but the functionality is solid and the app should work pretty well.

Kaspersky Antivirus & Security

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[Price: Free / $9.99 per year / $14.95 per year (license for two devices)]
Kaspersky is another very recognizable name in the antivirus space and their Android apps is intensely popular. Much like Eset’s offering, there is a basic free version that provides the basics with a paid version that adds some proverbial icing on the cake. The list of features includes scanning (free) for malware and viruses while the paid version gets real-time protection, anti-phishing, cloud protection, and anti-theft, as well as smaller features like sounding an alarm to help find your lost device. This one is quite heavy so those with older or lower range devices may feel the heat by using the full version of this one.

Norton Security and Antivirus

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[Price: Free / $29.99/year]
Norton Security and Antivirus is from Norton which, like McAfee, ranks up there as one of the most recognizable names in the antivirus space. Over the last year or two, Norton has undergone some positive changes, which includes a more powerful free version of their app along with a bit of a redesign and some extra features added in. Make no mistake, this is a “heavy” antivirus app but it seems to run better than it used to. You’ll get antivirus and anti-malware protection out of the box along with remote locking of your device, alarms to find missing devices, and some privacy features as well. The paid version gets far more features, but it’s nice to see Norton listening to constructive criticism and making positive decisions based on it.

These are all the best antivirus apps for samsung android phone that i have in my priority list. You can install any one of theme from the above list to keep your phone secure.

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