According to AV-Test in Germany Bitdefender was declared as the Best Antivirus engine in terms of protection, repair and usability. Bitdefender also received “Best Product Of The Year 2013″ award and is ranking on the top in Top Ten Reviews in terms of it’s Performance, Features & Help and Support. There are to many if we have to talk about it’s achievements, So let’s get into the review of this World’s Best Antivirus “Bitdefender Internet Security 2013”.
Bitdefender Internet Security
Offers a variety of security features to protect us from variety of online threats and to safeguard our privacy online. It is empowered with lot of tools for parents to monitor their child’s activity online, and allowing you to block Suspicious sites, messages and email that contain flagged words or Phrases. Also You can limit time of internet access for each child. When you search for something on a search engine like Google, Bitdefender gives each url in the search results a security rank based on the no. of votes it receives.
Bitdefender Makes Online banking more secure through it Safepay(Sandboxed Web Browser)
feature. This feature prevents any type of keylogger
, spyware, etc.. from stealing info. on your bank or other transitions you make online. It is really a must needed tool for safe online transitions.
Bitdefender automatically check for updates periodically to protect you from the new kind of threads emerging day to day. This feature can be disabled if you plan to check it manually. But it is necessary to get the most out of it’s Security.
Speed and Performance:
Like other Antivirus programs Bitdefender also slightly appears to slow the system when a scan is in progress, But fortunately it is empowered with some additional features to utilize best time to scan without slowing your system. Bitdefender Internet Security can run full system scan quickly with less utilization of Internal memory. You can even schedule scans. But Don’t worry! These scans runs on background without affecting your work in progress and allowing you to do multitask at one time. Usually bitdefender Scans only if your system is idle. The Scan Dispatcher tool will make a scan only if the PC usage falls below a certain level.
Bitdefender’s “AutoPilot” which is present at the top right corner of the window can be turned on/off. Autopilot is really a great option if you are busy and don’t want to get interrupted in the middle of your work in applying decisions to the actions to be taken against the threats.
Help & Support:
When it comes to Help & Support Bitdefender is 24/7 and ready to help you at any time. You can search for your answers online, ask questions to the professionals, chat with them or even call them. Their Blog has interesting post on Security topics and Emerging Threats.
If you ask for minimum system requirements. Then here it is,
- Operating system: Microsoft Windows XP SP3 (32 bit) , Vista (SP2), Microsoft Windows 7 (SP1), Microsoft Windows 8
- CPU: 800MHz processor
- Memory (RAM): 1 GB
- Available free hard disk space: 1.8 GB free space (at least 800 MB on the system drive)
- Additional Softwares: .NET Framework 3.5 (automatically installed by Bitdefender if necessary)
Bitdefender is comparatively low when compared to other Antivirus softwares who have less features when compared to Bitdefender.
1PC – $24.97 (1 Year) $44.98(2 Year) $64.98(3 Year)
Upto 3PC’s – $34.97(1 Year) $54.97(2 Year) $79.97(3 Year)
Upto 5PC’s – $54.97(1 Year) $89.98(2 Year) $124.97(3 Year)
Upto 10PC’s – $89.98(1 Year) $159.97(2 Year) $214.97(3 Year)
You can visit Bitdefender Antivirus to download a trial version/buy this product, or check out other antivirus solutions.