In Short

AVG is an antivirus program for PC, Mac, Android, iOS, and Windows Phone. The popular software boasts a variety of features, most notably antivirus capabilities for blocking viruses, spyware and malware. The base version of the PC software, AVG Antivirus, provides features such as Link Protection for Facebook, Twitter, and other web links, File Shredder for securely deleting files, Email Protection to warn for bad attachments, Online Shield that protects from harmful downloads, Data Safe and to store private files.

AVG Internet Security offers the same features of the base version, but also adds in Anti-Spam to stop scams and spammers, and Enhanced Firewall for safer shopping. Both versions are available as free trials, with AVG Antivirus available to purchase for $39.99, and AVG Internet Security for $54.99.

Windows Phone users can download AVG Family Safety, which protects children online from unsuitable and scam websites. Using the app, parents can also track a child's activity online.

Mac, Android, and iOS users have additional options available to them, such as AVG Cleaner, AVG Vault and AVG PrivacyFix. The AVG Mobile apps are available in free and paid versions.