Activating Avast Mobile Security Premium on iOS

Avast Mobile Security is available as both a free and paid product. The paid product, Avast Mobile Security Premium, requires a subscription to unlock all features. This article explains how to activate a subscription using an activation code and how to restore a subscription from the App Store if you change or reset your iOS device.

Avast Mobile Security Premium subscriptions purchased via the App Store are activated automatically on the device used to make the purchase. You do not need to manually activate the app after purchase.

After installing Avast Mobile Security on your device, follow the instructions below to activate your subscription using a valid activation code or restore your subscription from the App Store. For information about where to find your activation code, refer to the following article:

Activate Avast Mobile Security Premium on iOS

To activate an Avast Mobile Security Premium subscription using an activation code:

  1. Tap the Avast Mobile Security icon on the Home screen of your device to open the app.
  2. Tap UpgradeAlready purchased?.
  3. Select Enter Avast subscription code.
  4. Type or paste your activation code into the text box, including hyphens, then tap OK.
  5. Tap OK.

Your Avast Mobile Security Premium subscription is now activated on your iOS device.

This option only applies if you purchased your Avast Mobile Security Premium subscription via the App Store and have changed or reset your iOS device.

To restore an Avast Mobile Security Premium subscription via the App Store:

  1. Ensure you are logged into the App Store with the same Apple ID that you used to purchase Avast Mobile Security Premium.
  2. Tap the Avast Mobile Security icon on the Home screen of your device to open the app.
  3. Tap UpgradeAlready purchased?.
  4. Select Restore from iTunes.
  5. Tap OK.

Your Avast Mobile Security Premium subscription is now activated on your iOS device.

Troubleshoot activation issues

If you experience any activation issues:

  1. Ensure you have correctly entered your activation code, including hyphens.
  2. In some cases, subscription synchronization may take up to 24 hours after purchase. If your subscription is still not active after this time, refer to the following article:

Further recommendations

For more information about features available in Avast Mobile Security Premium, refer to the following article:

For instructions on how to use Avast Mobile Security Premium, refer to the following article:

To transfer your subscription to a different device, refer to the following article:

  • Avast Mobile Security Premium 2.x for iOS
  • Apple iOs 12.0 or higher
  • Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch

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