About four months ago, Avast acquired AVG. Avast has now released AVG Antivirus Free 2017 for Windows PC and is ready for download.
AVG Antivirus Free 2017
According to Avast, the new AVG Antivirus Free 2017 uses the best of both Avast’s and AVG’s technology to protect your PC. AVG Antivirus Free 2017 now gets the real-time protection again zero-second malware as well.
AVG Antivirus Free 2017 features
The AVG Antivirus Free 2017 for Windows helps you protect your PC from viruses, spyware, ransomware, Trojans, rootkits, and other malware. It will also block unsafe email attachments, downloads, and links.
The AVG Antivirus 2017 for Windows has a clean interface and is probably one of the best in its classic.
The AVG Free Antivirus now gets priority updates, a feature which was previously available only in the paid edition. The newly features list continues with passive mode. The passive mode allows you run two security products together for the best protection. This means that you can now install and run AVG Antivirus any other antivirus as well without any issues.
In addition to all these features, there is another new feature in AVG Antivirus Free 2017. The AVG TuneUp utility has been integrated into AVG Antivirus Free 2017 so that users can perform performance scans on their PCs. Note that it offers only free scans and you don’t get the full version AVG TuneUp.
Like previous versions of AVG Free Antivirus, the new one also offers file shredder tool using which you can security delete files and folders.
AVG is not offering AVG Antivirus Free 2017 offline installers for now. You need to download the web setup and then run the same to download and install AVG Antivirus Free 2017 on your PC. While installing, please be alert as the setup offers you install third-party software. Be sure to uncheck these unwanted offerings.
Visit the following official page to download the latest version of AVG Antivirus Free 2017 setup file. AVG Antivirus Free 2017 is fully compatible with Windows 10 (x86 & x64), Windows 8 (x64 and x86), and Windows 7 (x64 & x86).
Avast Antivirus Free is another good antivirus for Windows.