Download System Performance - Best Software & Apps

  • Malwarebytes Anti-Malware

    3.31

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac

    Detect and eliminate malware for free

    7
    202 votes
    • PROS: Small installer and fast setup, Scans throughly and quickly, Removes any infected file or malware, Blocks dangerous websites, Nice, easy-to-use interface design, Free
    • CONS: Doesn't offer realtime protection in free version, Scan priority not customizable
  • Norton Antivirus

    2014 21.1.0.18

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Destroy malware and protect your PC with the new Norton

    7
    2728 votes
    • PROS: Usable, modern interface , Powerful scan engine, Proactive SONAR technology , Scans your Facebook wall, Monitors system performance
    • CONS: Installation phase a bit long
  • ESET NOD32 Antivirus

    11.0.21.0

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A fast, high-performance antivirus

    7
    2046 votes
    • PROS: Great interface, Easy on system resources, Scans incoming emails, Import and export settings, Very effective
    • CONS: Lacks additional functions
  • Total System Care

    2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Total System Care For Optimal PCs

    7
    45 votes
    • PROS: Fixes and prevents malware, Boosts PC performance, Uses advanced technology,
    • CONS: Somewhat expensive for a full version,
  • Rainmeter

    2.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Measure your system performance in style

    7
    328 votes
    • PROS: Pre-installed with stylish Enigma skin, Usability greatly improved, Adds great widgets to your desktop
    • CONS: Still room for simplification!
  • AVG TuneUp

    TuneUp Utilities 16.72.2.55508

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Optimize PC performance, fix problems and customize your system

    7
    1018 votes
    • PROS: Very easy to use, Redesigned interface, Great selection of powerful tools, Program Deactivator, 1-Click Maintenance rocks!
    • CONS: Takes some time to learn all of the features
  • ATI Catalyst

    Drivers 64-bit 12.10

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Advanced software driver to improve the performance of graphics processing

    7
    124 votes
    • PROS: While highly advanced, it can be used by novices., It will not require much memory and it has a minimal impact upon system performance.,
    • CONS: This package is only intended to be used with Windows 7 systems., Users have to pay to access all features.
  • System Mechanic 14.5

    15.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    An optimized computer is a happy computer

    9
    131 votes
    • PROS: Comprehensive tests, Fixes hidden errors, Increase performance and speed
    • CONS: Advanced tools can be confusing, Technical for novice users
  • Remo Repair Registry

    1.0.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Repair and clear windows registry errors, defrag registry, create backup and restore registry, optimize system performance

    8
    6 votes
    • Visendo SMTP Extender Plus

      1.1.2

      License
      try Download
      Platform
      Windows

      POP3 server for Windows. Monitors a drop folder, provides e-mails for collection via POP3 protocol.

      -
      No votes yet
      • Firefox OS Simulator

        4.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Mac

        Test Mozilla's mobile operating system within Firefox

        6
        50 votes
        • PROS: Fully functional Firefox OS simulation, Relatively stable for an experimental build, Speedy performance
        • CONS: Large download, Can't take screenshots
      • Microsoft Virtual PC

        2007 (32 Bits) 2007

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Virtual Operating System Emulator for Windows Computers

        6
        287 votes
        • PROS: Microsoft Virtual PC does not require a significant amount of memory to function., It supports most common Windows-based performance applications.
        • CONS: This package has not been updated since February 2011; leading to potential operational issues., More advanced versions of the Windows operating system are not supported., Not available for testing other operating systems such as Mac, Linux (Ubuntu) or Android, Won't work on newer operating systems such as Windows 10 or Windows 8
      • Razer Cortex

        8.5.11.584

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Gaming software to enhance the performance of operating systems

        -
        No votes yet
        • PROS: There are number pricing packages available., A great way to quickly and accurately monitor the speed of an operating system.
        • CONS: Older systems could experience memory issues., This package is not meant to detect or eliminate viruses.
      • Fresh Diagnose

        8.57

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Detailed information to increase your computer's performance

        6
        9 votes
        • Acebyte Utilities

          Free Acebyte Utilities Free

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Toolbox for optimizing Windows

          9
          18 votes
          • MemTurbo

            4.1

            License
            try Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Optimize memory usage and improve performance

            8
            14 votes
            • PROS: Nice interface design, Features different tools to manage system resources, You can free up memory manually or automatically,
            • CONS: System Tray icon doesn't give access to all of the program's functions
          • Free Extended Task Manager

            1.0.4.10

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Analyze your system performance more effectively

            8
            16 votes
            • PROS: Familiar feel to Windows Task Manager, In depth info on system processes
            • CONS: No system optimization tools,
          • Cocktail

            7.0

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Mac
            Windows

            Excellent all-purpose maintenance utility for Mac

            7
            17 votes
            • PROS: Covers all types of maintenance tasks from networking to interface tweaks, Removes the need to administer Mac via terminal, Easy to use GUI
            • CONS: Some features and tweaks not really useful, Some options quite complex for basic users
          • Soft Cleaner

            10.2016.6.410

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Windows users, who needs to optimize overall system performance to smooth working

            8
            13 votes
            • PC TuneUp Maestro

              2.9.3

              License
              try Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Increase PC performance, enhance PC stability

              4
              15 votes
              • PROS: Fast and light on system resources. Easy to use.
              • CONS: Free scan trial requires a license to fix issues and vulnerabilities identified.
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