None of the servers we tested failed to connect, as can sometimes happen with providers that offer a lot of unusual locations. Changing servers on the Avast interface is as simple as double clicking on the one you want. See our for a provider that has split tunneling. It keeps a record of the times you connect and disconnect, the duration of the connection and how much bandwidth you used. It does the basics well. The client takes up a lot of space on your screen, considering how little information it contains. One thing we like about the features on offer is that none of them are cosmetic.
Pricing Save 11 % Avast has multiple price structures on its overly-complicated website, representing different bundles of features. Read our for a service that offers better configurability and customer support with similar speeds. If you have an experience with Avast that you want to share, please tell us about it in the comments below. See our article for options in this regard. It said the internet connection appeared to be offline, though we had no trouble logging into other internet accounts.
It will tell you on the interface which is the optimal server for you to connect to based on your location. If you keep files on your computer that are essential to your business, this protection is worth having. However, you can do as well elsewhere for less money. Check out our full review for the details on why we recommend going elsewhere. Should you decide to upgrade, you can pay by credit or debit card or PayPal.
For an example of a more generous simultaneous connection policy, see our. . See our for a service with a cash option for security-conscious users. See our , for one example. It has 54 servers in 32 countries, the geographic spread is good, and it gets into U. You can run it on five devices simultaneously if they use the same platform.
Upload speeds were more consistent everywhere. Server Locations Avast has 54 servers in 32 countries and, unusually, those servers are not too concentrated in Europe. The server speeds are often good, but there are few frills. That means you have to pay for the calls, and we all know technical troubleshooting by phone can take a while. In East Asia, the download speed was closer to 10 percent of the unprotected speed.
We had trouble connecting from a public network in our local cafe. These are free on the seven-day trial, but they are paid extras after that period. This can help maximize the speed of your internet connection by ensuring your printer is not routed through a server on a different continent. If you want to try out these features, most of them are available on the seven-day trial or the 30-day, money-back option. See our review, if that is what you need.
Note that Avast has a qualified no-logs policy. Speed Server: Ping: Download: Upload: Ireland Unprotected : 29 ms 100 Mbps 24. You can switch servers without having to disconnect first. . . . .
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