Norton Antivirus for Windows 10 is a leading paid antivirus with a long history and lots of users. It offers a nice set of features to protect your computer and one of the best detection rates. Read this review to find out more.
Features of Norton Antivirus for Windows 10
Norton Antivirus will protect your computer with these features:
- Antivirus with zero-day threats detection
- Behavioral protection
- Web threat protection
- Browser protection
- Recovery tool
- Vulnerability protection
- Silent mode
Norton is easy to use and you should have no problems to navigate main features such as scans, update and protection status. By default you will see green “You are protected” sign. In case there is some problem (eg. one of Norton shields is turned off Norton is expired) you will see “You are at risk” status on the main screen.
Navigation on Norton is easy and by default you see your protection status, information about last scan as well as subscription status on the bottom of main user interface.
In terms of detection rates Norton is definitely one of the best options available on the market. It has very low number of false positives while it can detect even zero-day exploits thanks to its scanning algorithm.
System impact on Windows 10
System impact is the biggest weakness of Norton Antivirus. Norton is not one of the lightest options available. Unless you have a decent setup for your Windows 10, impact on the PC performance will be visible. Minimum requirements of Norton Antivirus are following:
- 1GHz Processor
- 2GB of Ram
- 300 MB of free hard-disk space
Considering lot of features and outstanding detection rate, Norton is a very good choice for your Windows 10. It’s not the best option if your computer is older but you should have no problems with majority of computers available on the market now.