How does Avira Antivirus Security affect the battery?

Avira Antivirus Security is an anti-theft product that helps the user to find their mobile device if it is lost and helps to protect the privacy if the device was stolen. Since it is not a widget, the app always runs in sleep mode, waiting for commands from the server. Therefore, it does not have any negative effect on the battery.

Affected products

  • Avira Antivirus Security [Not relevant]
  • Avira Ultimate Protection Suite [Windows]
  • Created : Monday, March 26, 2012
  • Last updated: Tuesday, April 8, 2014
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