According to the Lavasoft blog, Ad-Aware Anniversary Edition:
- Uses 74% less memory than Ad-Aware 2008.
- Only uses 18% of the CPU during scans – nearly 60% less resources than the previous version, and considerably less than each competitor product tested, including AVG, Kaspersky, Norton, and PC Tools.
- Scans 36 MB per second – faster than each competitor product tested, and over 4 times faster than AVG’s.
Aside from the performance improvements, the Ad-Aware Anniversary Edition also sports a new and improved interface.
Download Ad-Aware Free – Anniversary Edition