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Driver Booster Freefor Windows


Driver Booster 2 from IObit scans your PC for drivers. Once it identifies them, it updates them for you automatically.

Automatic and simple

Driver Booster 2 is a free driver updater that lets users backup drivers, fix common device problems and restore the system.

With Driver Booster 2 downloaded, it’s faster to install and update drivers than if you were doing it manually. You can also set up the app so that it warns you before automatically rebooting when  necessary.

This software program is game-centric. Features like Game Boost and System Optimize ensure that gamers have their devices functioning at peak system performance.

There are some flaws that are worth noting about this program. It will send warnings about any risks posed by out-of-date drivers. There can, however, be excessive and unnecessarily alarming at times. Download times are also slow at moments.

An additional concern with this software program is safety. The program has a reputation for installing malware. While this Driver Booster is legitimate and secure, you need to pay attention during set-up to ensure that there are no unwanted installations on your PC.

Where can you run this program?

This program runs on Windows 7,8,8.1,10, Vista and XP.

Is there a better alternative?

Yes. Driver Reviver is a superior alternative with a massive driver database of over 10 million files. It is available in a variety of languages.

Our take

Driver Booster 2 is a helpful program for less-experienced users who want to update their system drivers easily. That said, there is a better free alternative that offers a faster and smoother performance.

Should you download it?

No. There are more effective options for managing your drivers.

Driver Booster Freefor Windows

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