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McAfee Antivirus Plus vs BullGuard AntiVirus 2014 – Protect Your Computer Against Viruses


Viruses and all kinds of malicious programs are circulating online and if you’re careless and you don’t have an antivirus program installed on your computer, you risk losing all your data. But, why going through this when you can simply install software that will protect your device from being infected with worms, Trojans, viruses and other malware programs. Our comparison is between McAfee Antivirus Plus and BullGuard AntiVirus 2014, which offer a high level of protection.

McAfee Antivirus Plus

Costing only 24,99 dollars, the McAfee Antivirus Plus 2015 comes with lots of features that make the program very efficient, easy to use and why not, appreciated by the specialists. Along the way, McAfee was awarded by PC World Latin America, PC World, AV-Comparatives, PC Today, Webuser, Computer Shopper and PC Advisor. Speaking of its features, the program has a high speed malware engine, a better anti bot protection, Real time antimalware protection, a touch-friendly homescreen, a new malicious ad protection which blocks malicious ads from infecting your PC, the PC Tune Up removes your unused apps and other junk that slows down your device. Also, the program blocks spam and dangerous emails, and it’s excellent for families with children, preventing them from accessing inappropriate sites. McAfee Antivirus Plus protects you against thieves, hackers, it protects your identity by encrypting confidential files etc.

McAfee Antivirus Plus

BullGuard Antivirus 2014

You can buy it with a 1-year subscription and pay 38 dollars and you’ll be able to cover one computer. BullGuard Antivirus 2014 is easy to install, has an intuitive interface and you can adjust the levels of protection. It has a spam filter that blocks annoying messages to get in your inbox, it allows you to browse safely, without worrying about malicious codes hosted by dubious websites. When you get to an infected page, BullGuard will warn you about the hidden danger, so your data will be safe even if you’re clicking on the link. Unlike other antivirus programs, BullGuard doesn’t slow down your computer, offering a high system performance, regardless of your activity on the device. In case you have a problem, you can contact the technicians via email or live chat, receiving support for free, at any hour of the day and night. Many independent labs are considering BullGuard to be one of the best antivirus programs because it has a high rate of catching and detecting malware software.

And the winner is…

Being longer on the market, McAfee managed to climb the tops and gain popularity. It’s award-winning and many consumers trust it without questioning its efficiency. However, BullGuard is gaining ground, being used mostly by those who need a spam filter.