547360 ratings (4.550 average)
What's new in this version (2.11.2):
■ Bug fixes
■ Due to recent improvements we’ve done to our Anti-Theft device locator you may be prompted with a request for additional permissions
<b>Free, top-rated, real-time antivirus and anti-theft protection for Android™ devices.</b>
AVG AntiVirus FREE for Android™ protects you from harmful viruses, malware, spyware and text messages and helps keep your personal data safe.
<b>Download Free Now!</b>
Over <b>70,000,000</b> people already installed AVG’s AntiVirus mobile security apps. Join them now and:
► Scan apps, settings, files, and media in real time
► Enable finding/locating your lost or stolen phone via Google Maps™
► Lock/wipe your device to protect your privacy
► Kill tasks that slow your device
► Browse the Web safely and securely
► Monitor battery, storage and data package usage
AVG Antivirus FREE – mobile security software for Android. Quick & easy protection for your device!
With the AVG Android app you’ll receive effective, easy-to-use virus and malware protection, as well as a real-time app scanner, phone locator, task killer, app locker, and local device wipe to help shield you from threats to your privacy and online identity.
Real-time security scanner protection keeps you protected from downloaded apps and games.
AVG Anti-Virus FREE also:
► Defends against malicious apps, viruses, malware and spyware
► Identifies unsecure device settings and advises how to fix them
► Helps ensure contacts, bookmarks and text messages are safe
► Checks media files for malicious software and security threats
► Guards you from phishing attacks
► Can be scheduled to run daily, weekly, or on demand
Anti-theft & Phone Location:</b>
► Locate your lost or stolen device and get help finding it via Google Maps™
► Lock your device remotely via our Anti-theft service or by sending it a text message
► Set a lock screen message to help the locator find you
► Make your device ring even if it is on silent mode
<b>Safe Web Surfing:</b> * Applicable to Android's default browser
► Search, shop and use social networks with peace of mind knowing your identity and personal data are protected from phishing and malware
► Scan websites for harmful threats. If a suspicious URL is detected, you will be redirected to a “Safe Page”
<b>Performance:</b> Monitor Battery, Storage and Mobile Data Package to Optimize Device Performance:
► Get notified when your battery is below the level you indicated and turn-off functions not in use in order to save power
► Storage optimization monitors internal and SD card usage and helps optimize storage space
► Move apps or games between the SD Card and internal
► Traffic monitor - keep track of your 3G /4G data plan usage by getting notifications when you are near to reaching your monthly data plan limit
► Kill tasks that slow down or freeze up your device
► Ability to completely wipe contacts, text messages, photos, browser history, calendar, format SD card, and restore mobile device to factory settings
► Manually select specific data and information from your device that you want deleted, such as synced email accounts, browser history and bookmarks using the Local Wipe advanced feature
<b>Call and Message Blocker:</b>
► Protect yourself against spammers, hackers and scammers. Get warned about suspicious text messages, filter and block unwanted calls and messages.
<b>App locker</b> [14 day trial]:
► Lock apps to protect your privacy and safety or lock your device settings to secure its configuration
<b>App Backup</b> [14 day trial]
Last comments from Android Market
I have yet to have a problem with this app. Work great for my needs.
A**kicking freedom lol found some I could'nt careless though E.C.O.
DO NOT DOWNLOAD!!! IT GAVE ME A VIRUS INSTEAD OF GETTING RID OF THEM!
This app sucks! It made my phone not work and when it did it was way slow. Plus rep at verizon store said it fries your phone! Uninstalled, droid 2
Findr won't show correct phone number. I use it, if only for location features. They don't work.
Works just fine,thanks!
Wow I was about to smash my phone, this app makes it run like brand new.
This app antivirus or virus???