Avira, Avast, AVG – Freeware Antivirus Comparison

by on February 25th, 2010

Avira, Avast and AVG are three most popular free antiviruses out there for computer safety. Here is their comparison for virus detection. According to the test Avira is the most responsive antivirus with higher virus detection rate.

AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition

2nd Most downloaded software, 6th Best Detection Rate, Total of 56624k RAM when scanning, Total of 4344k RAM when idle.

Antivir Personal Edition

15th Most downloaded software, 2nd Best Detection Rate, Total of 54780k RAM when scanning, Total of 8004k RAM when idle.

Avast! Home Edition

5th Most downloaded software, 11th best detection rate, Total of 74671k RAM when scanning, Total of 32870k RAM when idle.


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