AVG Antivirus Free Download
AVG Antivirus Free Edition is a free anti virus that everyone can use and can be assured of virus protection. It is a famous anti virus program that you can see it as the top download in CNET.com.
There are two types of AVG Antivirus; Free version and Paid Version. The free edition of AVG will always be free forever.
AVG also boast a fast updating virus definitions database so that new virus threats can easily be detected on a day to day basis. This feature is very important to the millions of users of AVG who trusts AVG to secure their computers anytime, anywhere, whether online or offline. AVG is easy to use and is not a memory hog unlike some other anti virus there. It provides you with protection that you will need.
Here are the features that you can expect from AVG Antivirus Free Edition (which are basic features you would expect from an anti virus program)
- Auto Update – A must for antivirus programs
- AVG Resident Shield – Techy term but it simply means that all your actions are scanned (opening files, downloading etc..)
- AVG Email Scanner
- AVG On demand scanner
- Free database updates
- AVG Virus Vault – quarantine those bad viruses
Note that when upgrading to a new version, the old version will be completely uninstalled.
Just remember that AVG is free online for private and personal owners. If you are a coorporation and you wish to use AVG, that is a big No-no. You should pay for a license to use it especially if you are it on a computer for commercial gains. It is also prohibited to install it on servers and over networks, still sticking to the personal use.
Download AVG Antivirus Free here
Note that this software is different from AVG Antivirus Pro.