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Top Security Apps for Android Devices

By April 5, 2017No Comments

We’ve talked about the best security apps for iPhones and iPads, but what about Android phone users? For all of you out there looking for good Android security apps, there are plenty of choices, whether you’re looking for the best free Android security apps or you’re willing to shell out a buck or two for the best paid Android security apps on the market.

Here are some of the best security apps of 2017 to consider.

F-Secure Mobile Security 7.6

At $39.99 for the Premium version, the F-Secure Mobile Security app is not cheap, but there is a free version. If you’ve got kids who might go poking through your phone, this app may be the way to go.

In addition to being one of the best-performing Android antivirus programs according to, it has some of the best parental controls for your Android phone on the market. However, if you’re looking for the best security app on Google Play, this isn’t it. You have to download it directly from their website.

Lookout for Android

Also highly popular for iOS devices, Lookout is one of the standard security apps for Android, with a free version and a $29.99 Premium version. One of the things that’s most attractive about Lookout is that it’s made specifically for mobile device protection, with a mobile-friendly interface and major antivirus capabilities.

McAfee Mobile Security 2.0

Well-known as a desktop virus fighter, the mobile version of McAfee is highly effective for combating unwanted infections of your Android mobile device. You also get unlimited cloud backup in case of a file-destroying catastrophe.

Avast Antivirus and Security

AV-Test found this beauty of a security app had a detection rate of 99.9 percent for the latest Android malware. It has negligible impact on battery life or device performance, which is impressive considering the wide range of features this app offers, including call blockers, password protection for private apps, firewall, Wi-Fi scanning and more. And the basic version of the software, which has plenty of functionality, is free!

If you’re looking for the best Android security apps of 2017 because you’ve got yourself a brand-new Android phone, be sure to wipe your old phone before you get rid of it. And when you do get rid of it, be sure to do it by selling it to The Whiz Cells. We offer great prices on your old devices, including Android phones and tablets, and you get paid extremely fast.

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