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Windows 7: Which is Better: AVG Free 2014 or Avast 2014?


View Poll Results: AVG Free 2014 or Avast 2014?
AVG Antivirus Free Edition 2014 0 0%
Avast Antivirus 2014 2 100.00%
Voters: 2. You may not vote on this poll

07 Apr 2014   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit
 
 
Which is Better: AVG Free 2014 or Avast 2014?

I currently have AVG 2014, but i actually wanted to try out a new antivirus program. I wanted to know which one offers the best protection against viruses. But so far i have only been seeing mixed reviews about both programs so i came here to get a better answer from the community !

(Note: I know i cannot have more than one Antivirus programs on my PC which is why i will be removing AVG if Avast is recommended the most. I also have Malwarebytes on my computer as well since that program is Standalone & causes zero conflict with AVG)

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07 Apr 2014   #2

Win-7 Home Prem 64-bit 7601 Free SP1
 
 

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07 Apr 2014   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 
None of the above?

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ThrashZone View Post
Should of added to the poll None of the above
Ditto!
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2 Weeks Ago   #4

windows 7 pro 32bit
 
 

hey all I have used and still use avg free and avast free on different computers and have no complaints with either one of them. avg does have a lot of extra crap that is useless but avast does also except with avast you can opt out of it when downloading it. they are both real good free antivirus programs. I also use malwarebytes free and superantispyware free and have no complaints with either one of them. with the above mentioned software and common sense web habits one can be pretty safe in my opinion. poorguy
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2 Weeks Ago   #5

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Here is a wonderful piece of information that might help someone decide.

Vulnerability in AVG security toolbar puts IE users at risk
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2 Weeks Ago   #6

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

none,
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2 Weeks Ago   #7

windows 7 pro 32bit
 
 

never installed the toolbar for avg or there search web page. I do the custom install and only install what is needed.
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2 Weeks Ago   #8

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by HarriePateman View Post
none,
If thats your opinion you need repeatedly slapped in the face, lol jk:P

avast! its lightweight and does what it says on the tin! excellent piece of software.
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2 Weeks Ago   #9

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

but Devlin, your specs list AVG.
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2 Weeks Ago   #10

Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by grits View Post
but Devlin, your specs list AVG.
Oops, that was from a good while back when i used AVG, will update it now thx:P!
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