AVG Anti-Virus

AVG Anti-Virus

Download Editors' Rating:
5
Spectacular
Average User Rating:
3.5
out of 996 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    8.0.227
  • Total Downloads:
    11,343,609
  • Date Added:
    January 08, 2009
  • File Size:
    4.37MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    16,465
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 2000/XP/Vista

Editors' Review

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Though not as well-known as some competitors, this antivirus program offers rock-solid protection. AVG Anti-Virus provides all the necessities, including a tool for scanning your hard drive and e-mail, as well as a real-time shield to prevent infections.

You'll find a full-blown scheduling utility for automating tasks and checking for new definitions as often as you'd like. Other perks found in this Pro version include technical support and the ability to run on multiple operating systems. Should a virus create serious system problems, AVG creates a rescue disk to scan your computer in MS-DOS mode.

The program doesn't tax your system when scanning or when running in the background, and it always proved effective in our tests. The interface can't be described as beautiful, yet it is mostly simple to navigate.

Though the free version of this program will suffice for average folks, those who demand more control should certainly consider AVG Anti-Virus.

 
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User Reviews
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  • Current Version

    2.7

    out of 19 votes

    • 5 star 4
    • 4 star 3
    • 3 star 3
    • 2 star 2
    • 1 star 7
  • All Versions

    3.5

    out of 996 votes

    • 5 star 398
    • 4 star 228
    • 3 star 85
    • 2 star 70
    • 1 star 215
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5 stars

"performs all functions i need."

October 12, 2014  |  By GuidryFarrer

 |  Version: AVG AntiVirus 2015 2015.0.5315

Pros

Excellent product , even dummies like me can use it.

Cons

Well done. no cons

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5 stars

"Good software, plays everything!"

October 10, 2014  |  By BrandonValentin

 |  Version: AVG AntiVirus 2015 2015.0.5315

Pros

Works smoothly, works well, works without exception

Cons

Thanks a lot. it is good.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 8.0.227
Version 8.0.227 may include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.
General
Publisher AVG Technologies USA
Publisher web site http://www.avg.com/
Release Date March 28, 2008
Date Added January 08, 2009
Version 8.0.227
Category
Category Security Software
Subcategory Antivirus Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows, Windows Vista
Additional Requirements Windows 2000/XP/Vista
Download Information
File Size 4.37MB
File Name avg_avct_stb_all_2015_5315_cnet.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 11,343,609
Downloads Last Week 16,465
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 30-day trial
Price $34.99

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