AVG Antivirus Free for Android Smartphones
If you thought that viruses could not get onto your mobile smartphone then you may be surprised to know that cybercriminals are becoming more and more attracted to them. The marketplace of Android based cell phones means that there are millions of devices which are essentially small PCs running software that were only possible on desktops just a few years ago. More frightening, most Android phones have data plans which connects them to the internet at any time. These facts indicate that malware and viruses are sure to increase in the mobile space not even mentioning the already existing threats on the Android platform.
The good news for everyone is that where they can expect viruses, they can also expect free antivirus provided by AVG. The next time you are browsing the Android Market be sure to search for AVG Free Antivirus and download it directly to your phone. The Android edition of AVG Antivirus has brilliant features you could only get on a smartphone such as GPS locating a stolen device, SMS scanning, and remote management of apps. The Pro version not only checks SMS for viruses but also gives you real time spam blocking, and does not include any ads.
Whether or not you think that your phone is vulnerable to viruses or other malicious internet attacks, there is always the option of downloading AVG Free Antivirus for your phone. The curious will at least download the app for a quick test anyways. AVG Antivirus is available directly on the Android Market for safe and easy downloading and for future updates as well.