Antispyware Programs Comparison

Product prices and comparisons shown here are as of 2/1/08.

Spyware Terminator SpyBot SuperAntiSpyware Ad-Aware Windows Defender Spyware Doctor
Program Version 2.1 1.5 4.0 2007 1.1 5.5
Full Version Price FREE FREE $29.95/yr $39.95/yr FREE $29.95/yr
Trial Period Length None None None None None 30 days
Free Real-time Protection ДА! ДА! No* No* ДА! ДА!
HIPS ДА! No No No No No
Fast Scan ДА! No ДА! ДА! ДА! ДА!
Fast Scan Time ~00:15 - ~01:25 ~00:10 ~00:15 ~00:45
Custom Scan ДА! No ДА! No* ДА! ДА!
ADS Scan ДА! No ДА! ДА! No ДА!
Virus Scan ДА! No No No No** No**
Free Scheduled Scan ДА! ДА! No* No* ДА! ДА!
Free Network Scan ДА! No ДА! No* ДА! ДА!
Free Threat Removal ДА! ДА! ДА! ДА! ДА! No*
Multilingual User Interface ДА! ДА! No ДА! ДА! ДА!
Free Support ДА! No No* No* ДА! ДА!
System Restore Tool ДА! ДА! No ДА! No No
File Analysis Tool ДА! No No No No No
File Removal Tool ДА! ДА! No No No No
Free Auto-Update ДА! No No* No* ДА! ДА!
Bad Code Immunization ДА! ДА! No No No ДА!
Report Sending Options ДА! No ДА! No ДА! ДА!
Context Menu Scan ДА! No No No No No

* The program supports this feature but it is only included with a paid license.
** Virus scan from the company is provided in a separate program.