Bitdefender and Avira provide top-of-the-line malware security with real-time protection, as well as ransomware protection. Both are easy to use so even those new to cybersecurity can get started in the blink of an eye. Both provide additional features, such as a VPN as well as a file shredder and additional privacy protections.
Avira and Bitdefender have both received top scores from independent testing labs. In this test, Bitdefender wins due to its superior performance in the AV Comparatives’ Performance Test. This test evaluates the impact security software plays on an impact on the performance of a computer. The low score indicates that it operates in the background without slowing down your computerunlike its rivals.
AV-Comparatives evaluates the impact of each product’s performance on the system for example, when you perform regular computer tasks like browsing websites, downloading and copying files. Bitdefender was the only contender that passed the test with a flawless score. Avira was a close second.
Both offer a superior quality of customer service. Avira provides a YouTube channel as well as a knowledge base, while Bitdefender offers a comprehensive support center that includes a telephone number with live chat support, email support and videos that demonstrate the use of the product. The support hub is organized by product, allowing you to quickly find the assistance you require.