AVG AntiVirus & Security

Contains adsIn-app purchases
7.65M reviews
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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 2023 for Android you’ll receive effective virus and malware protection, task killer, app lock, Wi-Fi Scanner, and photo vault to help shield you from threats to your privacy and online identity.

App Features:
✔ 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.

✔ 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

✔ Kill tasks and processes running in the background
✔ 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:
✔ App usage tracker
✔ Monitor how you spend your time
✔ See where your data is used
✔ Discover potential privacy issues

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

This app uses the Device Administrator permission. This permission allows you to remotely lock and wipe your device from my.avg.com

This app uses Accessibility permission to protect visually impaired and other users against phishing attacks and malicious websites.

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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Updated on
Feb 24, 2023

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
This app may share these data types with third parties
App activity, App info and performance, and Device or other IDs
This app may collect these data types
Location, Personal info and 7 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted
7.65M reviews
Deigo Jesus
February 18, 2023
I downloaded this app because I knew I had a virus, and it did what it promised. To remove the virus. This app has a clear interface, and is very easy to use, and it does it's job with no problems. Only problem I have is that the app runs a bit slowly, but not slow enough to hinder the app. It's a great app overall. EDIT: In my opinion, you should probably remove the feature of locking sensitive apps from Premium, and make it available for everyone, as someone can use your stuff to blackmail yo
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AVG Mobile
February 21, 2023
Hi Deigo, thanks for your recommendation. Yes the app lock has been a paid feature. We find it fair to offer top quality protection in exchange for some ads, and offer a Pro version to those who are interested in ad-free app with extra features, thanks for understanding. David*AVG
L. S.
March 1, 2023
Unusable. When I tried to use this app for the first time, it displayed "Scan your files for threats too?" I selected "yes" and the next screen listed all my phone's apps. I selected almost every app. There was no way to run the scan from that screen and when I returned to the previous screen it took me into an endless loop of selecting "yes," proceeding to the list, and returning to the permission screen. Am I missing something?
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AVG Mobile
March 2, 2023
Hi, in such case please contact my colleagues on mobile-support@avg.com - they would really appreciate your help with investigating this unusual ""YES" problem, thank you. David*AVG
Matthew Sokol
March 14, 2023
I don't like that the TikTok ad plays constantly and it would be nice if the VPN were available in the free version. I upgrade, but only after I denied the upgrade a few times did they offer it at half the price. If I had denied it a few more times maybe they would have cut it in half again. They could just offer a better price initially...
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AVG Mobile
March 14, 2023
Hey Matthew, thanks for your feedback. Regarding the VPN - we find it fair to offer top level protection for free and more advanced features for a little fee. Thanks for understanding. Regarding the ads - it is what it is. It actually isn't us who display the ads but 3rd parties. We do our best to block inappropriate ad content. Thanks! David

What's new

* Removing Avast Anti-Theft – Our research showed that it didn’t perform as well as our other built-in features so we’re officially letting it go to focus on other protection features. Already have Anti-Theft? Don’t worry, it will still be available and working for current users until September 30th, 2023.