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Let's compare AVG Free Antivirus to Avast 2019 -- without skipping corners!
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System Environment:
  • Running Windows 8.1 Pro 32-bit under Hyper-V
  • Available with 2GB RAM and 80 GB Storage

Default and Customisation Installation
  1. Google Chrome is selected by default. Users must manually opt-out to avoid.
  2. Recommended protection suggests all 8 components, compared to 13 in Avast.
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Install Completion & Mobile protection
  1. Get a Google Play Store link for AVG Anti-Virus for Android sent to your device
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AVG Main UI
  1. Basic and Full protection features are clear on the UI
  2. AVG Free is Basic protection.
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Scanning Your Computer
  1. During the scan, users can click Next to review all checks (browser extensions, viruses and malware, performance issues)
  2. A Red Warning appears when attempting to click on Skip (AKA Ignore)
  3. Resolve will offer up AVG PC TuneUp for 2 Years & additional software can be added as well
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Finish or Scan Your Online Privacy?
  1. An offer to sell AVG Secure VPN for 2 Years
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Upgrade from AVG Free Antivirus?
  1. A pop-up windows shows a table of the advantages of upgrading to AVG Internet Security, at a discounted price.
  2. Don't want to Buy Now? Get 2 Months of AVG Internet Security for Free with a 0.00 Credit Card charge.
  3. Warning: You will be charged if you do not cancel in time!
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SCREENSHOTS ONLY

BASIC PROTECTION
  1. Computer - File Shield and Behaviour Shield
  2. Web & Email - Web Shield and Email Shield
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FULL PROTECTION
  1. Hacker Attacks - Enhanced Firewall and Ransomware Protection
  2. Privacy - Webcam Protection and Sensitive Data Shield
  3. Payments - Anti-Spam and Fake Website Shield
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MENU SETTINGS
  1. Personal Privacy (Sharing Data for Analytics and 3rd parties)
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MY AVG
  1. My Subscription
  2. Even More from AVG
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AVG TuneUp - Learn More

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Password Protection - Learn More

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Driver Updater - Learn More & Install

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AntiTrack - Learn More

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Secure VPN - Learn More & Install
  1. Runs installer automatically - No terms or agreement terms are shown
  2. User Access Control approval required for installation completion (by Windows)
  3. VPN deactivated = "This network is Unsecure"
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ACTIVATING Secure VPN Trial
  1. No signup or card details required for 7-day trial version
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SETTINGS for AVG Secure VPN
  1. General
  2. Network Security
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ABOUT VERSION 19.6.x (UI v1.0.x)

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