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Last Updated: 09-Nov-2021

Top 5 best antivirus apps for Windows 10 PC

As it is known Windows has been characterized as being one of the most used operating systems worldwide. The latest update of Windows "Windows 10" has come to sweep the users and has become the favorite for many. One of these reasons is because this is one of the best operating systems that are practical and accessible to everyone. Windows 10 stands out for the easy and practical interaction it has with antivirus. Today we bring you the top 5 best antivirus apps for Windows 10 PC.

5th Windows Defender

Windows Defender

In the number five position, we have the app that is included with Windows 10 and that is completely free. We are referring to Windows Defender which before November 2005 was known as Microsoft AntiSpyware. This is a Microsoft component whose main objective is to prevent, remove and quarantine any type of spyware on your Microsoft Windows. The best thing about this antivirus is that it allows you to use another antivirus at the same time without any problem.

How to configure Windows Defender on your PC? This procedure is completely simple and will only take you a few minutes.

The first thing you must do is to go to the configuration section of your PC, then you must go and click on update and security.

Then you click on Windows Defender, a series of options will be displayed, among them is "activate Windows Defender", another window will open where you will have to click on "activate".

When the activation process finishes, in your pc will appear a window that says "periodic examination of Windows Defender activated" indicating that this has been carried out perfectly.

Windows defender also offers other options that you can activate and deactivate. Among these are cloud-based protection, real-time protection (this can only be activated if you do not have another antivirus), automatic sample sending, and others.

4th Panda Dome

Dome Defender

Continuing with the number four position which is occupied by Panda Dome Free antivirus. This is one of the favorites of graphic designers for having a very intuitive look to the graphic part.

To install this antivirus you must access their website from here you will see a table of options in which you will see how many benefits you will get when you install it. Naturally, the free option is the one with which you will get the least benefits, however, it still meets all the basic needs that a user is looking for when choosing an antivirus. But if you are interested in something more complex, on the same website you can find offers starting at $2.99.

If you are interested in getting the free option, these are the simple steps to follow:

Once inside the website, you must scroll down until you find the table where it talks about the different services offered by Panda. Go to the Free option and click on "download now".

An executable file will appear on your desktop, right-click on it and then click on "run as administrator" and wait for the app to be extracted.

Once extracted, a window will appear on your desktop in which you must click "Next" and follow all the instructions that appear in the window. Once this is done, you must wait for the installation to finish.

Once finished, a window will appear on your desktop confirming that the installation was completed and you can start the Panda experience.

3rd Avast

Avast Defender

Continuing with the number three position represented by Avast antivirus. This antivirus is preferred for its successful service which fulfills all the requirements that are also fulfilled by another high-quality antivirus with the difference that this one can be obtained completely free of charge. Among the services it offers are: an extra layer of protection against Ransomware, blocks all types of malware, protects your passwords, analyzes security weaknesses when you are connected to your wifi among others. For the installation you must access the official page of https://www.avast.com where the option to "download free protection" will appear in green after clicking on it, the download will start.

When the download finishes you will have to click on the downloaded file and on your desktop a window will appear which will ask you if you want to make changes to your pc click on "yes".

After this, you will have to follow a series of simple steps provided by the program. When you finish, the same window will show a confirmation that you are now protected and you can proceed to perform the first analysis.

2nd Norton

Norton Defender

In the number two position, we have Norton. To obtain this antivirus it is necessary to buy it. But for the services, it offers its price is relatively comfortable starting from $39.99 annually. But if you like you can get a series of a 7-day free trials. This antivirus is very prominent mainly in the world of Gamers. Among the services it offers are Anti-Spyware, Antivirus, Malware, and Ransomware Protection, Secure VPN, and others.

To install it you must go to their website https://us.norton.com where you can find out more about the plans they offer. For example, if you are looking for a way to monitor what your children are doing and protect them, you could opt for their deluxe package or LifeLock Ultimate plus. Once you enter the website you must follow a series of steps given by the program to complete a successful installation.

1st Bitdefender

Bitdefender Defender

Finally, the most awaited position, in our top 1 is one of the most used antivirus worldwide, Bitdefender. This antivirus in addition to having the services that normally come with the antivirus also offers several interesting services such as Stay anonymous on the web, Get unlimited encrypted traffic, and Secure your wi-fi hotspots. To acquire this Antivirus it is necessary to buy it but depending on your interests this can be a very worthwhile investment. To purchase it you must access the website https://www.bitdefender.com where you will choose the most attractive package and then you must follow the steps provided until you finish with a successful installation.

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