Avast Mobile Security: Installation

Installing Avast Mobile Security

Before you install Avast Mobile Security, ensure that:

  • Your device is running a supported operating system – Android 4.0.3 or later version.
  • You are connected to the Internet. We recommend that you use a Wi-Fi connection, if available.
  • Avast Mobile Security for Android is not supported on iOS, Symbian, Microsoft Windows Phone, or any other operating system not listed.
  1. Search for Avast Mobile Security in Google Play Store and tap on Install.
  2. Allow the necessary permissions and open the application.
  3. Read and accept the Avast End User License Agreement.
  4. Follow the Avast setup wizard prompts to complete the installation.
  1. Open Google Play Store on your device.
  2. Search for the avast keyword, select Antivirus & Security and tap the Install button on the next screen.
    Google Play Store displays Antivirus & Security by AVAST Software. This app is known as Avast Mobile Security once it is installed on your device.
  3. Tap Accept, if you agree to the necessary permissions.
  4. Avast Mobile Security will be downloaded to your device. Tap Open.
  5. Tap End User License Agreement and Privacy Policy to open and read both documents. If you accept the terms, tap Continue.
  6. Avast Mobile Security offers to scan your installed applications. Tap Scan this device to continue.
  • Avast Mobile Security 5.0
  • Android 4.0.3 or later
  • Android 3.x (Avast Mobile Security deprecated)
  • Android 2.3.x (Avast Mobile Security deprecated)

We are sorry, unfortunately this article is not available in the selected language. Would you like to continue reading the article in the current language or go to our home page in the language you have just selected?

Continue reading Go to Home page