AVG Antivirus | Price, plans and features

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AVG can help if you’re looking for antivirus protection or want to enhance the performance of your computer, tablet or mobile phone.

AVG provides  digital security solutions for over two million customers with an emphasis on privacy and performance. In addition to its consumer-focused products,  AVG also offers cloud-based security and management solutions to small businesses.

Location Labs works in conjunction with AVG Business  to provide a variety of services for mobile devices.  Users can also access various beta products and third-party mobile apps through AVG Labs.

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ProsConsOur take
  • Scored top results on AV test for protection
  • One of the most popular free antivirus offerings on the market. Free version offers plenty of features for the average computer owner.
  • One of the most trusted names in antivirus technology
  • Occasionally identifies harmless programs as malicious - but not enough to have any real impact on the user experience.
As one the world's most trusted brands in antivirus technology, it's hard to pass up AVG's top quality free software but for those looking for a little more protection, the antivirus and internet security plans offer loads of features at a reasonable price.

Products and services, prices and packages

AVG provides an array of solutions for PCs, Macs, mobiles and tablets. Find what you’re looking for below.

Most popular plans for personal use

Plan nameDescriptionPriceFree trial
avg antivirus AVG AntivirusAVG Antivirus blocks nasty viruses and aggressive malware, scans links on social media for scams, and protects you from harmful downloads on 1 PC for 12 months.$49.9930-day free trial
icon_is_52x52 AVG Internet SecurityAVG Internet Security offers everything AVG Antivirus does with a few added bells and whistles. Not only does include spam protection (to keep your inbox looking pretty) but it also has an enhanced firewall that allows you to shop and bank online without the fear of hackers and eavesdroppers$69.99 30-day free trial

For PCs

Plan nameDetailsPrice (1/yr)Price (2/yr)
AVG ProtectionAVG offers this version of its antivirus program as a free download, and it blocks viruses, malware and spyware. It includes free protection for Mac and Android devices, lets you cover all your devices using a single user-friendly dashboard, allows you to remotely scan your PC and remove viruses using your mobile phone, and scans Facebook and Twitter links.FreeFree
AVG Protection ProThis version includes all of the features of AVG Protection as well extras, such as  online shield, anti-spam, enhanced firewall and priority updates. It also lets users encrypt and password-protect their private files.The Pro version costs  $82.99 for a one-year subscription or $164.99 for a two-year subscription. You can start with a free trial.$82.99$164.99

PC Performance

Plan nameDetailsPrice (1/yr)Price (2/yr)
AVG PerformanceThis free download gives you access to tuneup apps for Windows, Mac and Android devices. Basic PC cleaning requires no more than one click, and a Zen Dashboard lets you tune everything from a single screen.FreeFree
AVG Performance Proone-year subscription to this version costs $50.99 while a  two-year subscription costs  $101.99. In return, you get access to pro tuneup apps for Windows, Mac and Android devices. It offers over 35 tools that clean your PC  and  enhance speed and battery life. This version comes with a free trial.$50.99$101.99
AVG UltimateThis version functions as a  one-stop shop for addressing viruses as well as tuneup issues. It offers a combination of features you’ll find in AVG Protection Pro and AVG Performance Pro. A one-year subscription costs  $120.99, and a two-year subscription costs $241.99.$120.99$241.99
AVG Driver UpdaterThe Driver Updater ensures your device is using the latest drivers, which results in fewer crashes, faster browsing, richer audio, better graphics and fewer problems in general. A one-year subscription for one device costs $39.99, and a two-year subscription costs $49.99, although you can start with a free scan.$39.99$49.99
AVG Web TuneUpThis free download provides security when you’re browsing the Internet. It warns you of potentially harmful sites, blocks intrusive web trackers and cleans your browsing history.FreeFree

Privacy and sharing

Plan nameDetailsPrice
AVG PrivacyFixThis free Chrome extension and Firefox add-on gives you an easy way to control your online privacy. It lets you manage social media platform privacy settings, you can see who’s tracking you on websites, and it offers Facebook updates on PCs, Macs, mobiles and tablets.Free
AVG Secure SearchThis free download alerts you to potentially harmful websites, enables you to see who’s tracking you and provides safety rankings for search results.Free

For Macs

Plan nameDetailsPrice
AVG AntivirusThis version comes as a free download and blocks Mac-related threats. It offers real-time background protection as well as automatic updates.Free
AVG CleanerThis free download cleans up hidden clutter, locates duplicate files and frees up disk space.Free
AVG PrivacyFixUse this free plugin to control privacy settings across most popular social networking sites.Free

For tablets and mobiles

  • A free AVG Antivirus version is available for Android devices
  • AVG Cleaner for tablets and mobiles is available for Android
  • You can use AVG PrivacyFix on Android or iOS devices

Customer support

As an AVG user, you can look forward to free support for all AVG products and services (including billing and account issues) through the AVG website.

While AVG’s free support is useful for those who are computer-savvy,  three premium support options  are also available for a fee:

The Simple Fix option gives you basic help for one device at a charge of $69.99 per call.

The Complex Fix option provides advanced help for one device at a charge of .$99.99 per call.

The Total Care plan covers three devices and costs $9.99 per month after an initial setup cost of $99.99. It also gives you free access to a one-year family subscription of AVG Ultimate.

Deals and discounts for AVG Antivirus

AVG Antivirus from AVG

AVG Antivirus blocks nasty viruses and aggressive malware, scans links on social media for scams, and protects you from harmful downloads on 1 PC for 12 months.

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AVG Internet Security from AVG

AVG Internet Security offers everything AVG Antivirus does with a few added bells and whistles. Not only does include spam protection (to keep your inbox looking pretty) but it also has an enhanced firewall that allows you to shop and bank online without the fear of hackers and eavesdroppers

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