Bitdefender and Kaspersky both offer top-notch protection against malware. Both are consistently as the top antivirus programs in independent testing and both provide excellent support if you have any problems. It’s important to remember that malware is constantly evolving and both products are required to be updated frequently to keep up to date. It’s important to follow safe online habits, such as regularly backing up your computer and ensuring sound password hygiene.
Both Bitdefender and Kaspersky have extensive support hubs that include videos, FAQs, and tutorials along with expert community forums. This helps you receive the help you need quickly and minimizes the amount of downtime. Both security suites offered by both companies are comprehensive and include numerous features such as security against malware, data encryption, VPNs, webcam protection and performance optimizations. The two suites also come with the safest browser and password manager.
Both security suites are adept at detecting malware. They also scored very well in AV Test Institute evaluations. Both were able to prevent the majority of malware samples tested, and both had low false positive rates. Kaspersky had a slightly easier interface and Bitdefender’s interface was more complex.
Depending on the requirements you have the product to meet your needs, either one could be the best choice. Kaspersky is more expensive than Bitdefender but it has an array of additional features such as advanced threat defense and anti-theft tools. The firewall is more advanced than the one offered by Bitdefender, and it allows you to customize your network profiles and rules. It also comes with a useful feature called WearON which lets you monitor your tablet or phone and notify you when it’s lost.