The best ad blocker for Chrome 2018

We’ve selected the best ad blockers for Chrome that stop annoying pop-ups, banners, video or text ads and protect your device from malware.

The best ad blocker for Chrome 2017, 2016, 2015

One of the most popular ad blockers in 2015, 2016 and 2017 was Adblock Plus. It’s lightweight and easy to configure. There are options to add and configure filtering lists, enable protection from data tracking and configure acceptable ads.
Adblock was one more popular ad blocker with over 200 million download around the globe. It removes Youtube and Facebook ads with ease. All you need to do to start using it is click on “Add to Chrome” button.

What’s the top free ad blocker for Chrome?


It has an attractive design and a series of impressive features. You can get it in the Chrome Web Store. You can use it on any device and any operating system. This blocker stops banners, pop-up ads, data tracking by third parties. You get safe and fast surfing online.

uBlock Origin
This app is easy to configure with one click. It has a separate Settings menu where you can configure the way this software will block ads. And it has four buttons for enabling blocking all pop-ups on the page, large media elements, disabling cosmetic filtering and blocking remote fonts. It’s free and lightweight.


It’s a standalone app that you can install on iOS, OS X, Android and Windows devices where you use Chrome. It blocks ads for all types of connections and networks, so you always get safe browsing. It stops suspicious scripts, data tracking, attempts to install malware software and all known types of advertisements.

AdBlocker Ultimate
It’s not so popular so far, but it can give you a nice tool without any acceptable advertisements or whitelisted data trackers. And you get it for free. Use it on any device and on any OS as you add it directly to Chrome. One of its key features is increasing the page speed load.

A tiny blue ghost will protect your browser from displaying tons of intrusive ads. You can view reports on how many seconds a single page loads, a number of blocked ads on it and how many trackers it has stopped. It doesn’t have many options to configure but it’s easy to start with.

Choosing the best Chrome ad blocker 2018

Think what devices you plan to use Chrome on for surfing online. There are five top ad blockers to choose from. Take a look at their main features and choose the one you think will meet your expectations and requirements.