Thursday, October 17, 2013

AVG Antivirus Free 2014 Download

AVG Antivirus Free 2014AVG Antivirus Free 2014 is the newest version from AVG (Anti-Virus Guard) Technologies. It delivers excellent protection against malware attacks and offers secure search and secure file shredder. It is quick and accurate antivirus tool which provides high-quality antivirus features for free. It personates your online and offline information, keeping away from intruders and thus prevents spying and data theft. The new Secure File Shredder leaves no traces of deleted files behind. It improves your PC performance and helps to run smoothly.

As AVG Antivirus Free 2014 a free edition, you can get only basic protection for surfing, searching and social networking. For regular online activities, the free edition is more than enough.

The latest version 2014 v14.0.4142 has laid big importance on privacy when you are surfing the internet. The new File Shredder permanently deletes files that can’t be accessed or recovered again. It ensures that your personal information is kept safe and private. User-friendly interface provides easy access to AVG’s free mobile apps. The detection rates are improved to guarantee that your personal data doesn’t get into the hands of cybercriminals.

Installation and Interface:

AVG did not remove the toolbar in AVG Antivirus Free 2014, as the users are annoyed with browser toolbars and they want a clean browsing experience. But, AVG’s toolbar has the valuable security option – Do Not Track, which is also available as a free standalone add-on on Firefox and Chrome. So, users can download it separately from their respective stores. The installation time still remains the same as of AVG 2013.

AVG Antivirus Free 2014 - AVG Toolbar

Coming to its interface, AVG has made minimal changes to the 2014 edition, keeping the rest of the things similar.

Key Features:

  • Anti-virus engine detects, blocks and removes viruses and spyware.
  • It prevents online spying and data theft.
  • File Shredder – Deletes your data permanently that cannot be accessed or recovered.
  • It improves your PC performance and speed and helps your system run smoothly than before.
  • LinkScanner – Smart prevention technology that blocks suspicious sites by checking every web page before you visit.
  • Social Networking Protection – Checks the links that get exchanged when using Facebook, Twitter and other social networking sites.
  • Do Not Track – Comes with AVG Security Toolbar that lets you identify which websites are gathering your online activity information and prevent them if suspicious.
  • Turbo Scan – Improves scanning process and increases speed.
  • Smart Scanner – Scans only when your PC is idle i.e. on low priority mode. The files that are already scanned are ignored to reduce scan times.
AVG Antivirus Free 2014 - Main Interface

Considering AVG Antivirus Free 2014 a free version, it provides solid PC protection with basic security features yet robust, which are not present in most freeware security softwares. Download AVG Antivirus Free 2014 for free from its official website.