AVG Free Edition is the well-known antivirus protection tool. AVG Free is available free of charge to home users for the life of the product.
Rapid virus database updates are available for the lifetime of the product, thereby providing the high level of detection capability that millions of users around the world trust to protect their computers.
AVG Free is easy to use and will not slow your system down (low system resource requirements). Highlights include automatic update functionality, the AVG Resident Shield, which provides real-time protection as files are opened and programs are run, free virus database updates for the lifetime of the product; and AVG Virus Vault for safe handling of infected files. Version 7.5 includes improved virus detection based on better heuristics and NTFS data stream scanning, smaller installation and update files, and an improved user interface. The newest version is also compatible with Windows Vista.AVG AntiVirus Free features and highlights:
AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from antivirus without restrictions. AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition 2016.71.7598 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).
Compatibility with this software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from AVG Technologies.
We have tested AVG AntiVirus Free 2016.71.7598 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]