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AVG AntiVirus & Security 24.5.2

56.3 MB / 100M+ Downloads / Rating 4.7 - 7,835,496 reviews


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AVG AntiVirus & Security, developed and published by AVG Mobile, has released its latest version, 24.5.2, on 2024-03-14. This app falls under the Tools category on the Google Play Store and has achieved over 100000000 installs. It currently holds an overall rating of 4.7, based on 7.835.496 reviews.

AVG AntiVirus & Security APK available on this page is compatible with all Android devices that meet the required specifications (Android 8.0+). It can also be installed on PC and Mac using an Android emulator such as Bluestacks, LDPlayer, and others.

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App Details

Package name: com.antivirus

Updated: 1 month ago

Developer Name: AVG Mobile

Category: Tools

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Installation Instructions

This article outlines two straightforward methods for installing AVG AntiVirus & Security on PC Windows and Mac.

Using BlueStacks

  1. Download the APK/XAPK file from this page.
  2. Install BlueStacks by visiting http://bluestacks.com.
  3. Open the APK/XAPK file by double-clicking it. This action will launch BlueStacks and begin the application's installation. If the APK file does not automatically open with BlueStacks, right-click on it and select 'Open with...', then navigate to BlueStacks. Alternatively, you can drag-and-drop the APK file onto the BlueStacks home screen.
  4. Wait a few seconds for the installation to complete. Once done, the installed app will appear on the BlueStacks home screen. Click its icon to start using the application.

Using LDPlayer

  1. Download and install LDPlayer from https://www.ldplayer.net.
  2. Drag the APK/XAPK file directly into LDPlayer.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us.

App Rating

4.7
Total 7,835,496 reviews

Reviews

4 ★, on 2024-01-13
AVG is one of the better anti-virus programs over the last 21 years. I wish they had more thorough scans other than deep. Also, the constant "rate us" popups are annoying, even after i rated it already. I actually made my rating lower just now because after I rated it, I had popups requesting a 2nd time to rate the program. That seems suspicious that it asks so much.

4 ★, on 2023-12-19
*EDIT*So far so good. I pay 1.99 a month & still don't get access to everything but what I do have works and I like those features. I also like the hacker monitoring feature. Negative : I don't have their desired screen lock and I have notifications turned off (I found them annoying) and it acts like that's a big deal, telling me I have issues that need resolved, as if they were viruses. (I do have a swipe screen lock.) Otherwise its good. Happy holidays to you as well AVG.

4 ★, on 2023-12-17
I really like the AVG AntiVirus. I can trust it to protect my phone. The best part about AVG, besides the FREE protection, is...it doesn't constantly harrass me to do other things. Like...clean my phone, or check for other security issues with programs I can't afford. For the most part, it stays in the background and keeps me protected, without any constant interruptions. I like that!

4 ★, on 2023-11-24
I recently decided to download AVG and run a few manual scans since I can't afford the premium version of it, I personally don't mind having to choose to run scans myself. The only thing that the scan detects is "vulnerabilities", which I think was Web Shield being off? The other thing I've noticed is increased heat and potentially slightly quicker battery drainage while using the app. Other than that, it works, but I'm still paranoid. I get spooked easily- And how effective is the free version?

5 ★, on 2023-11-12
The app is free and works well. The enhanced version with all the bells and whistles has a reasonable cost. AVG has the depth of experience and a friendly interface for the novice. YOUR PHONE IS A COMPUTER it has a lot of YOUR DATA on it. Protect yourself from the nasty people out there. From viruses to theft. They have you covered from electronic warfare to physical theft or attack. ;)

5 ★, on 2023-11-03
Even without paying for an upgraded package, I was able to have the virus removed from my device. Being a paying customer definitely gives you more protection, but even without upgrading, your devices are still safe using AVG. After having a virus and not knowing what my next step was, AVG, i felt it was the best at solving the problem and assuring me out was cleared, and continues to keep me feeling safe.

Previous Versions

AVG AntiVirus & Security 24.5.2
2024-03-14 / 56.3 MB / Android 8.0+

AVG AntiVirus & Security 24.1.1
2024-01-14 / 56.1 MB / Android 8.0+

AVG AntiVirus & Security 23.24.0
2023-12-20 / 28.6 MB / Android 8.0+

AVG AntiVirus & Security 23.23.0
2023-12-05 / 55.5 MB / Android 8.0+

AVG AntiVirus & Security 6.56.1
2023-03-11 / 41.4 MB / Android 6.0+

AVG AntiVirus & Security 6.55.2
2023-02-06 / 41.5 MB / Android 6.0+

AVG AntiVirus & Security 6.54.0
2022-12-02 / 41.5 MB / Android 6.0+

AVG AntiVirus & Security 6.38.4
2021-04-28 / 17.4 MB / Android 5.0+

AVG AntiVirus & Security 6.37.1
2021-03-31 / 17.5 MB / Android 5.0+

AVG AntiVirus & Security 6.36.2
2021-02-04 / 17.5 MB / Android 5.0+

About this app

Get AVG AntiVirus FREE - Mobile Security for Android to help protect you from harmful viruses and malware. Keep your personal data safe with App Lock, Photo Vault, Wi-Fi Security Scan, Hack Alerts, Malware security, and App Permissions advisor.

Over 100,000,000 people already installed AVG’s antivirus mobile security apps. Join them now and:
✔ Scan apps, games, settings, and files in real-time
✔ Clean unnecessary files to free up space
✔ Lock sensitive apps with a PIN, pattern, or fingerprint
✔ Hide private photos in an encrypted Vault
✔ Stay anonymous with VPN
✔ Scan Wi-Fi networks for threats
✔ Discover and block scam sites to stay extra-safe
✔ Check Wi-Fi download and upload speed
✔ Receive alerts if your passwords have been leaked
✔ Get insight into the permission level of installed apps
✔ Powerful cybersecurity tool that can defend your Android device against a wide range of threats

With AVG AntiVirus FREE 2024 for Android you’ll receive effective virus and malware protection, app lock, Wi-Fi Scanner, and photo vault to help shield you from threats to your privacy and online identity.

App Features:
Protection:
✔ Scan apps, games, and files with our antivirus and remove malicious content
✔ Scan websites for harmful threats
✔ Wi-Fi Scanner for network encryption
✔ Hack Alerts: Get warned if your passwords are compromised
✔ Scam Protection: Scan websites to see which ones are real and fake
✔ Smart Scan: Run an advanced scan and find vulnerabilities hidden in hard-to-find places on your phone.

Privacy:
✔ Hide private photos in a password-protected Vault to prevent snooping
✔ App Lock: lock sensitive apps to protect your privacy and safety
✔ VPN Protection: Secure your online privacy
✔ App Permissions: get insight into the level of permission required by your installed apps

Performance:
✔ Clean unnecessary files and free up storage space
✔ Check Wi-Fi download and upload speed
✔ Junk Cleaner: Remove hidden junk, free up disk space

Hack Alerts:
✔ See which accounts have been compromised in past leaks
✔ Get warned if a new leak puts your data at risk
✔ Discover the details behind each leak and when they happened
✔ Change compromised passwords easily and quickly

App Insights:
✔ See permissions requested for individual apps
✔ See where your data is used
✔ Discover potential privacy issues

Keep your phone safe against viruses, ransomware and other malware.

This app uses Accessibility Service API to protect the visually impaired and other users against phishing attacks and malicious websites via Web Shield feature.

By installing or updating this app, you agree that your use of it is governed by these terms: http://m.avg.com/terms

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New features

* Easier navigation – We moved it to the bottom of the interface for easier access with your thumb.
* New features – We’ve added Privacy Advisor and the ability to auto-clean your device and automatically scan your Wi-Fi for potential threats.

App Permissions

Allows applications to access information about networks.
Permission an application must hold in order to use ACTION_REQUEST_IGNORE_BATTERY_OPTIMIZATIONS.
Allows an application to receive the ACTION_BOOT_COMPLETED that is broadcast after the system finishes booting.
Allows applications to open network sockets.
Allows using PowerManager WakeLocks to keep processor from sleeping or screen from dimming.
Allows an application to read from external storage.
Allows an application to write to external storage.
Allows an application to request deleting packages.
Allows an app to access precise location.
Allows applications to access information about Wi-Fi networks.
Allows an app to create windows using the type TYPE_APPLICATION_OVERLAY, shown on top of all other apps.
Allows an app to use fingerprint hardware.
Allows an app to access approximate location.
Allows access to the list of accounts in the Accounts Service.
Allows an application to find out the space used by any package.
Allows an application to call killBackgroundProcesses(String].
Allows an application to collect component usage statistics
Declaring the permission implies intention to use the API and the user of the device can grant permission through the Settings application.