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What percent of users and experts removed it?
7% remove it93% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,121
United States Rank #37,732
Reach 0.0355%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.27 days
450.48 days >
Average installed length: 236.69 days


2011 14.59%
2010 0.43%
2.3.0 0.86%

Garena - Heroes of Newerth

What is Garena - Heroes of Newerth?

Heroes of Newerth is a video game distributed through the Garena platform.

About  (from Garena Online Pte)

Heroes of Newerth (HoN) is a multiplayer online battle arena video game developed by S2 Games for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. The game was heavily inspired by the Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne custom map Defense of the Ancients and is S2 Games' first multiplayer online battle arena title.


Garena - Heroes of Newerth is a software program developed by Garena Online Pte. The most common release is 2011, with over 17% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named hon.exe. The setup package generally installs about 102 files and is usually about 769.31 MB (806,679,716 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 10. While about 52% of users of Garena - Heroes of Newerth come from Thailand, it is also popular in Philippines and Malaysia.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: hon.garena.com
Help link: forums.heroesofnewerth.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\garenahon
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\GarenaHoN\uninst.exe
Estimated size: 769.31 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Garena - Heroes of Newerth

Program executable:hon.exe
Name:Heroes of Newerth
Path:C:\Program Files\heroes of newerth\hon.exe
Additional files:
  • HONLauncher.exe - GAMELAUNCHER Module
  • HONLoader.dll
  • im_installer.exe
  • uninst.exe

How do I remove Garena - Heroes of Newerth?

You can uninstall Garena - Heroes of Newerth from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Garena - Heroes of Newerth, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Garena - Heroes of Newerth.

Win 7 (SP1) 54%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 68.10%
Windows 10 25.46%
Windows XP 6.15%
Windows Vista 0.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Ultimate 39.39%
Windows 7 Home Premium 13.42%
Windows 7 Professional 10.10%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.06%
Windows 8.1 Pro 5.34%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 4.91%

Distribution by countryGeography

51.57% of installs come from Thailand
Which countries install it?
  Thailand 51.57%
  Philippines 15.40%
  Malaysia 12.56%
  Singapore 4.33%
  United States 4.04%
  Russia 4.04%
  Indonesia 3.14%
  UA 0.90%
  Germany 0.90%
  Australia 0.75%
  Taiwan 0.30%
  Slovakia 0.30%
  Hong Kong 0.15%
  Kazakstan 0.15%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 25.17%
ASUS 18.99%
Hewlett-Packard 13.04%
Dell 9.61%
Lenovo 8.24%
Samsung 7.55%
Toshiba 2.75%
MSI 2.29%
Intel 2.06%
Alienware 1.14%
Common models
ASUS All Series 4.31%
ASUSTeK K46CB 2.39%
Gigabyte G41M-Combo 2.39%
HP Pavilion g4 Notebook P... 2.39%
ASUSTeK K45VM 1.91%
Acer Aspire M3970 1.91%


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