Many of us use the internet on our desktop, laptop and smartphones which get vulnerable to different types of malware, trojans, phishing, webcam hijacking, etc. Antivirus applications help in cleaning the system by scanning from time to time and making it safe for you to use different features like online shopping, online banking transactions, using VPN, social media, etc.
As you have mentioned about free anti-virus for Windows 10 or Android 10 phones, every Windows computer comes with their pre-installed free antivirus called the " Windows Defender." Even though it provides internet security protections but as we know that all free or inbuilt/pre-installed package does not give complete protection and thus now needs to buy third-party antivirus software that can give your system/PC all type of protection. Some of the best or top-rated antivirus available in the market are given below for your reference:
1. Bitdefender: It is one of the best and most affordable cybersecurity antivirus that supports Windows, Mac, Android, iOS options, supports a maximum of 10 devices, user-friendly yet well-balanced interface that provides a firewall, anti-phishing protection, a quality spam filter, multi-layer ransomware protection for VPN and Safepay, parental controls, Cloud Management, plus privacy extras like webcam and microphone hijacking countermeasures. The cost of BitDefender Total Security Latest Version (Windows) - 1 User, 3 Years (Activation Key Card) on amazon is Rs.649. If you want to purchase from the BitDefender site, you can log into https://bitdefender.in/ that sells BitDefender Total Security(MULTI-DEVICES) at a price of Rs.2,450.00+GST for 1 year, Rs.6,500.00+GST for 2 years and Rs.9,995.00+GST for 3 years.
2.Kaspersky: Kaspersky antivirus also supports Windows, Mac, Android, iOS options, supports a maximum of 10 devices, dedicated ransomware protection, a virtual keyboard, highly configurable virus scans and a convenient online account portal, system cleanup tools, fully-fledged password manager, and automated Dropbox backups. It has a free and paid version. The cost of Kaspersky Total Security - 1 User, 1 Year (CD)is Rs.499. on Amazon.
3. Norton: Norton is an excellent malware protection antivirus along with unlimited VPN service, dark-web personal-data monitoring, browsing protection, parental controls, more online storage and is light on the system. It is compatible with Windows, Mac, Android, iOS options and supports a maximum of 5 devices. The cost of Norton Antivirus Plus for1 User 1 Year is Rs.494 and Norton 360 Standard - 1 User 1 Year is Rs.897 on Amazon. If you want to purchase from the Norton site, you can log into https://in.norton.com/products which sells
Norton AntiVirus Plus at a price of Rs.899.00+GST for 1 year, and Norton 360 Standard at a price of Rs.1199.00+GST for 1 year and both for 1 PC.
4. Avast: Avast antivirus also supports Windows, Mac, Android, iOS, supports a maximum of 10 devices, has features like Ransomware Shield, Real Site DNS hijack prevention, gaming mode, a Wi-Fi network scanner, Anti-phishing, personal firewall, antispam, Banking and payment protection, etc. The price of this Avast AntiVirus Pro - 1 User, 1 Year (CD) on Amazon is Rs. 599. If you want to purchase from the Avast site, you can log into https://www.avast.com/en-in/store#windows which sells Avast Premium Security at a price of Rs.1199.00+GST for 1 PC 1 year and Rs.1599.00+GST for 10 devices/ year.
5. Webroot: Webroot SecureAnywhere AntiVirus is a lightweight antivirus option that supports both Windows and Mac and provides protection to a maximum of 3devices. It provides solid malware protection, identity protection, real-time anti-phishing, firewall monitor, new threats like crypto-jacking, and is fully cloud-based that helps computing power remains free to be used by the user. You can purchase Webroot SecureAnywhere Antivirus from https://www.webroot.com/in/en/home/products/ at a price of Rs.3330.00+GST for 1 year.
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