It continues to deliver essential free antivirus protection with the launch of the software. It goes beyond simply detecting and removing viruses on your PC by blocking infected links as you browse, checking files before they’re downloaded, and helping protect your personal data online and on your PC with enhanced privacy features. It has improved the core engine and its accuracy and included a new cloud-based detection method. And because security is just as important as usability, AntiVirus Free features a revamped, easier-to-use design.
Features and Highlights
Exceptional anti-virus protection
Anti-virus protection that automatically updates to protect you from continually evolving threats. As hackers develop new techniques, AVG’s research labs are constantly processing web data to provide new defenses to keep you automatically protected.
Gaming and surfing without interruptions
Get on with your surfing and gaming without interference. Scans operate when you are away from your PC, and it also knows when you are gaming and ensures that the security operates in the background only, leaving you free to play.
Files are checked before you download them without you having to do a thing. The program will also protect you when exchanging files through popular instant messaging like MSN and Yahoo.
Surf and search the web safely
You want to search and surf, but you don’t ever want to go to any infected websites. It helps you out by clearly alerting you to threats and keeping you clear of them.
Share your life on Facebook, not viruses
With AVG Free protecting your system, you can chat and message your friends on Facebook and other social networks in the knowledge that each web page and a link is checked for safety. You won’t pick up a malicious link from your friends – and you won’t send one either!
Free support from techies that care
It understands the need to stay safely connected to the web no matter your geographical location or time of day – mission is to provide ongoing peace of mind on a 24/7 basis.
Note: By starting from a null position, you are required to actively choose to install AVG Free or the 30-day trial of AVG Internet Security. This is the 32-bit version.