Baidu Antivirus is the free antivirus application developed by a large Chinese company with a large online presence in Asia.
Baidu Antivirus uses three different engines for detecting virus infections. Due to that fact, it can detect a large percentage of viruses including those detected by Avira and its own system.
In terms of functionality, this antivirus program provides different types of protection schemes: Real-time protection, web protection and filesystem protection. It also includes a feature which prevents itself from being uninstalled by any malware or virus infections.
Several of the protection options offered are in regards to Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge and Google Chrome. It also offers real-time protection for USB devices such as thumb drives or SD cards which may be infected with malware or viruses.
The interface of Baidu Antivirus isn't bad looking and in terms of system resources, it isn't heavy at all, especially when compared to more well-known programs like Norton.
Overall, it provides sufficient protections against malware and viruses while using a low amount of system resources. It's also important to note that it is distributed as a freeware product.Baidu Antivirus features and highlights:
Baidu Antivirus is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from antivirus without restrictions. Baidu Antivirus 220.127.116.1105 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).
Compatibility with this malware detection software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version of Baidu Antivirus may be available from Baidu.
We have tested Baidu Antivirus 18.104.22.16805 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]