If you’re looking for a straightforward free solution to
optimizing your system, 360Amigo System Speedup Free is a solid
bet. It cleans your Registry, deletes junk files and private data,
and offers a peek into your system, all wrapped up in a simple
After 360Amigo System Speedup Free performs a scan of your
system, it does cleanup for you. You can either have the program
clean up everything, or else examine each item individually, such
as Registry entries, and tell the program which to clean, and which
to leave alone.
As with all Registry cleaners, be careful to set a Restore Point
before using it, so that you can revert your system to its previous
state if Registry changes cause any problems. Also, as with some
other Registry cleaners, the program appears to overstate the
number of errors in your Registry. I used several other Registry
cleaners before using this program, and each of them found less
than a dozen errors. 360Amigo System Speedup Free found more than
Similarly, 360Amigo System Speedup Free reported I had 340
“problems” related to a defragmented disk, even though other
defragmentation programs I used reported there was no need to
defragment my disk.
Still, even though it reports what appear to be unnecessary
problems, 360Amigo System Speedup Free does a good job of repairing
errors it says it finds.
The system information feature is useful as well. In addition to
the basics, such as your computer name, version of Windows, and how
long your system has been running, it also shows, your current CPU
use, speed of disk access, how much memory you’re using, and more.
This is helpful when troubleshooting, so that you’re able to see
whether your CPU or RAM is overloaded when running a specific
program, for example.
Even though 360Amigo System Speedup Free too aggressively
reports on problems it finds, it’s a solid, useful program. It
doesn’t do quite as comprehensive a job at cleanup as CCleaner, but does
have some extras, including reporting vital information about your
Note that there’s also a for-pay version of the program
available, 360Amigo System Speedup, which offers additional tools,
such as cleaning up your system startup, and checking disks at