AdBlock — best ad blocker

AdBlock — best ad blocker

Block ads and pop-ups on YouTube, Facebook, Twitch, and your favorite websites.

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What is AdBlock — best ad blocker?

AdBlock — best ad blocker is the go-to Chrome extension for over 60 million users offering filtering, whitelisting, and synchronization features. With over 350 million downloads, AdBlock not only removes annoying ads from YouTube, Facebook, Twitch, and other sites but also blocks third-party trackers, improving browsing speed and safety. The extension's user-friendly interface allows customization and even the option to replace some ads with pleasant imagery. It automatically works upon installation and participates in the Acceptable Ads program, giving users the choice to see unobtrusive ads.

Stats
Version: 5.19.0 (Last updated: 2024-02-21)
Creation date: 2020-07-03
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • <all_urls>
  • alarms
  • contextMenus
  • idle
  • notifications
  • storage
  • tabs
  • unlimitedStorage
  • webNavigation
  • webRequest
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Size: 4.34M
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AdBlock — best ad blocker
AdBlock — best ad blocker (v5.19.0)
4.10 (1,240) 17,446,718+
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AdBlock is the best ad blocker with over 60 million users, and one of the most popular Chrome extensions with over 350 million downloads!

FEATURES

☆ Block pop ups, ads, and annoying banners (even remove video ads!) on YouTube, Facebook, Twitch, and all your favorite sites ☆ Block third-party trackers and protect your privacy ☆ Browse safely by blocking malicious ads with malware, scams, and cryptocurrency miners ☆ Improve page load times and enjoy a faster Internet ☆ Customize your experience with filters, whitelists, dark mode, and other colorful themes ☆ Backup and sync your whitelists and custom ad blocking rules across your Chrome profiles ☆ Enjoy custom ad blocking by replacing some ads with pictures of cats, dogs, and landscapes ☆ Get fast, friendly support from the AdBlock team, plus a robust Help Center

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User reviews
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Pros
  • Blocks unwanted ads
  • Improves browsing experience with faster page loads
  • Customizable options and easy to use
  • Used to work well on YouTube
Cons
  • Not free/paid features
  • Slows down YouTube
  • Doesn't work on some sites like Hulu
  • Recently decreased effectiveness
  • Causes Chrome to lag
Most mentioned
  • YouTube issues (lags, ads not being blocked)
  • Impact on browser performance (slowing down, lag)
  • Cost (mention of paid features, not free)
  • Comparison to alternatives (ublock, AdBlock Plus)
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Safety
Risk impact

AdBlock — best ad blocker is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install AdBlock — best ad blocker if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

AdBlock — best ad blocker has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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