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AVG Free Antivirus review

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Key features
  • Free
  • PC
Reviewed

AVG is one of the most famous names when it comes to free antivirus software, but each year our lab tests go beyond reputation and push almost three-dozen antivirus packages to their limits. Read on to find out whether AVG lives up to its reputation, or if you should steer clear of this free option

Included in our expert review
  • Pros and cons
  • Note: Avast Jumpshot controversy
  • What is it?
  • How well will I be protected?
  • What’s it like to use? 
  • Is there anything I should watch out for?
  • Should I install it?
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Test results

The overall Which? test score is made up of the following star ratings, all determined by our rigorous lab tests.

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We have tested 32 antivirus software packages and found that there are 0 Don't Buys and 8 Best Buys.
Range of Antivirus software package scores
  1. 48%
    Lowest score
  2. 73%
    Average score
  3. 84%
    Highest score
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