Panda Free Antivirus 2016 is the latest edition of Panda's popular antivirus engine.

A solid feature set includes real-time protection to block known threats; behavioural monitoring to uncover even the very latest malware; URL monitoring to prevent you accessing dangerous websites, while USB vaccination keeps you safe from autorun viruses and similar pests.

A Rescue Kit can create a bootable USB drive, or run Panda's Cloud Cleaner to detect and remove even the most stubborn viruses.

This release features a more subdued interface, though still with a Windows 8/ 10 look. It's straightforward and easy to use, with all the main functions just a click away.

The 2016 release is mostly about the new engine and Panda's smarter Collective Intelligence, which the company says provides greater protection with less impact on performance.

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Panda Free Antivirus 2016 is fast, lightweight and offers excellent protection, regularly coming top of the list in independent testing reports.