Scan and Remove Adware on Android (Mobile Phone)

By Published on September 10, 2016

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Advertisers do not only target desktop computers variating from Microsoft Windows and Mac OSX. They now target users on mobile phone’s also. The reason why they are targeting mobile phones is that the mobile phone market is grown enormously the last few years. Lots of users tent to search for anything thru their mobile phone. It’s fast, you can do it everywhere and websites are often build for the best mobile phone experience.

Some users install software on their mobile phones that display advertisements, these advertisements are used to drive traffic to suspicious advertisement networks. A lot of advertisements are not only annoying on mobile phones, they also slow down your browser and mobile phone considerably. Learn how to scan for adware on Android for free using this instruction and protect your privacy and mobile phone.

Scan and Remove Adware on Android (Mobile Phone)

Scan and Remove adware using MalwareBytes Anti-Malware for Android. The following features are available for free.


  • Proactively scans applications and files for malware and spyware
  • Scans native memory and SD card
  • Identifies Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs) for removal (Adware)
  • Scans automatically when files or apps are accessed (real-time) or only when activated manually (on-demand)

Process Automation

  • Schedules automatic scans
  • Updates the protection database automatically
  • Color codes device health issues by severity automatically
  • Updates over a WiFi network if preferable

Privacy Manager

  • Identifies every application’s access privileges in detail
  • Breaks down access privileges by category: Contacts, Identity Information, Simple Message Service (SMS), and Security Settings

Security Audit

  • Identifies security vulnerabilities on the device, suggests remediation

Application Manager

  • Identifies which applications are currently running
  • Identifies installed applications
  • Enables custom whitelisting of approved apps

downloadDownload MalwareBytes Anti-Malware from the Google Play Appstore

* Android 2.3+ is supported including the following languages: English, German, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, Russian and Turkish.

Powerful, lean protection for your Android device

The people you trust to protect your computer now protect your Android device. Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Mobile guards your identity and personal data on-the-go. So you and your Android smartphone or tablet are safe from malware, infected applications, and unauthorized surveillance. Wherever you are. Whenever you go.


AdBlock+ for Android

Still experience lot’s of advertisements? Try AdBlock+ for Android and block advertisements from the source. It’s free and easy to install, find our more information below.


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