The same threats that are a problem for PCs - viruses, malware and identity theft - are also threats to your mobile device.

AVG AntiVirus FREE for Android™ combats viruses and malware, and also provides loss and theft protection through the ability to track and control your smartphone remotely if you should become separated from it.

It is easy to use and works on all versions of Android OS, v2.0 onwards.

AVG AntiVirus FREE Widget

Our new widget allows immediate access to key features of the app directly from your home screen. You can easily customise the widget's four buttons from nine different useful tools of your choice.

Android Mobile Phone

Find and protect your phone if lost or stolen

Locate your phone, display an onscreen message to improve its chances of being returned, and keep your personal data safe by locking or wiping it.

Phone Locator
Phone Locator helps you locate your phone quickly via Google Maps by having it send its location via GPS, which can be activated remotely from You can also enable the SHOUT function which maximises the volume of your ring tone and also allows you to create a loud tone, even if your phone is on Silent , to help locate it with ease.
Phone Locker
Phone Locker makes it possible to keep outside parties from accessing your personal information by allowing you to lock your phone remotely via SMS or from controls managed from . You can also create a customised lock screen message with your contact details to facilitate the safe return of your device.
Remote Wipe
Remote Wipe helps preserve your privacy should your phone be lost or stolen by enabling you to wipe all contacts, photos, and calendars, as well as your text messages, browsing history and SD Card.
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Keep your most precious, most personal device safe

Make calls, download music, video, and apps, and surf the web confidently, wherever you are, knowing you're always kept safe.

App Locker
Lock apps to protect your privacy and safety or lock your device settings to secure its configuration
App Backup
Backup apps from your device to your SD card so you can restore them whenever necessary
App Scanner
App Scanner scans apps to ensure that no malware or other hazardous infections are able to infect your device. It also allows the possibility to run manual scans or schedule them automatically on a daily or weekly basis.
File Scanner
File Scanner scans your phone for viruses and removes them with a simple click. It keeps you protected when using your favorite apps and ensures your contacts, bookmarks, text messages, music and videos are kept safe. It also allows the possibility to run manual scans or schedule them automatically on a daily or weekly basis.
Settings Scanner
Settings Scanner enables you to optimise your security settings in order to protect your phone to the fullest.
Safe web surfing
Safe web surfing actively checks web pages in real-time, at the only time it matters - before you land on that page. If it detects something suspicious, it prevents you from visiting the site. Safe web surfing protects you both when you click a link to a web page and every time you enter a web address directly into your browser.
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Keep messaging free of scams

Keep your SMS inbox protected against hackers and scammers.

SMS Filtering
SMS Filtering enables you to filter out text messages, allowing you to accept those you'd like to receive, as well as ignore or delete those that can't be identified or seem otherwise suspicious.
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Enhance performance

Identify applications and settings which may be slowing down your phone.

Task Killer
Task Killer enables you to eliminate tasks that slow you down or cause your phone to freeze, freeing up both memory and resources.
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