Bitdefender and Avira provide top-of-the line malware protection real-time security, as well as ransomware protection. They’re also extremely easy to use, so novices to cybersecurity can be up and running in no time. In addition, both offer numerous additional features, including the VPN or file shredder. additional privacy security, and one-click optimization.
Avira and Bitdefender both have excellent overall scores in independent labs for testing. In this round, Bitdefender wins due to its superior performance in the AV Comparatives’ Performance Test. This test evaluates the impact security software has on in a computer’s performance. The low score indicates that it is able to run in the background without significantly slowing down your computer -unlike some rivals.
The test also determines the impact each product has on the performance of your system when you perform typical computer tasks like browsing websites, downloading files, and copying files. Bitdefender was the lone competitor to pass the test with an unblemished score. Avira was a close second.
Both companies offer a high quality of customer service. Avira offers a comprehensive knowledge base and YouTube channel, while Bitdefender offers a comprehensive support hub, including a phone line with live chat, email support, and videos that show how to use the service. The support hub is organized by product, so that you can find the help you need.