Which is the best antivirus software for Windows 8

May 14, 2013

Best Antivirus For Windows 8

Best Antivirus For Windows 8 will show you the features of the Windows Defender which is a built-in Antivirus for Windows 8, Whether the pre installed Windows defender is capable of protecting our PC/System or not. A list of antivirus that can be used instead of Windows defender as  best windows 8 antivirus.

Windows Defender  is an in built antivirus app for Windows 8. Windows defender can be used as best anti-malware, anti-spyware or antivirus in all version of Windows 8 (Windows 8, Windows 8 Pro, Windows 8 Enterprise and Windows RT). the facilities of old version of Windows defender and the Microsoft Security Essential Antivirus comes together in the Windows defender of Windows 8 and used as antivirus in Windows 8. We can automatically or manually scan files and folder of hard drive and external drive using Windows Defender. Windows defender needs to update regularly to work as the best antivirus for Windows 8.

List Of Best Antivirus For Windows 8

I think Windows defender can safe PC for personal/home use. But if any one is a professional (or working in a group of network), then may or may not be it protect his system completely as Windows defender has very less no of facilities as an antivirus. So if anyone finds that Windows defender is not giving completely safety to their Windows 8 PC then they can try any other Antivirus program.The 3rd party application can provide more safety to PC than Windows defender in Windows 8 as they only deals with antivirus program.You need to turn off Windows defender first before installing any other antivirus app in Windows 8. Some of the best Antivirus are listed below:

  • Quick Heal Total Security
  • Bitdefender Antivirus Plus
  • Kaspersky Anti-Virus
  • Norton AntiVirus
  • Avast! Pro Antivirus
  • Trend Micro Titanium Antivirus
  • F-Secure Anti-Virus
  • BullGuard AntiVirus
  • AVG AntiVirus
  • G Data AntiVirus
  • Avira Antivirus
  • Vipre Antivirus
  • McAfee Antivirus
  • Trend Micro – Titanium Maximum Security
  • ESET Smart Security
  • Panda antivirus pro and Internet Security
  • Prevx Antivirus
  • Prevention Antivirus
  • ArcaBit – ArcaVir Antivirus
  • Adaware by Lavasoft (personal and pro)
  • E-Scan Antivirus (Cloud Security)
  • Zone Alarm Antivirus by Check point
  • Norman Internet Security
  • My Free Antivirus by my Security Center
  • Ahn Lab Antivirus
  • Dr. Web Antivirus
  • UnThreat Antivirus
  • Total Defense Antivirus
  • Comodo Antivirus
  • PC Tools Spyware Doctor with AntiVirus
  • Trust Port Antivirus

Note: Always try to use the latest version of Antivirus program for best result. May be the lower version of these antivirus not supported by Windows 8. So try to choose a Windows 8 compatible Antivirus. But you can also use Windows defender instead of all these.

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  2. marjorie jackson says:

    Thanks for sharing this amazing and useful post.Using AV on your device is a really good choice to secure your data but sometimes it does not work because of its own error like app not installing or device speed slow.I am using Bitdefender and its total security 2018 plan cam run on all window mac and android. I turned my PC from window to mac, then I got to know about it. and before changing your AV we have to look so many phases. that is why I choose Bitdefender AV. your post is really helpful. thanks for sharing such great post. 🙂 Bitdefender customer service get help with your issues for bitdefender antvirus.

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