Compare Bitdefender vs. Norton Anti-Virus Software

What’s the difference between Bitdefender Anti-Virus Software and Norton Anti-Virus Software? See how our editors compare the two companies below.
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Bitdefender
8.6 / 10 - Exellent
#3 in Anti-Virus Software
Norton Anti-Virus Software
8.8 / 10 - Exellent
#1 in Anti-Virus Software
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Key Facts
  • 30 day free trial
  • Highly scalable solution
  • Two-way firewall
  • Parental control
  • Low computer performance impact
  • Password management feature
  • More secure online banking
  • Auto pilot
  • 100% Guarantee: Your money back if they fail to remove a virus!
  • Protects your PC, Mac, smartphone and tablet
  • Defends against viruses, spyware and malware
  • Stops online threats before they can do damage
  • Grows with you and your devices to fit your changing needs
  • Block spam, unsafe websites, and unwanted calls/texts
  • 24/7 free support
ConsumersAdvocate.org Ratings
8.6 / 10 - Exellent
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Features
10/10
Price
8/10
Performance Test
8/10
System Compatibility
8/10
Help and Support
8.8 / 10 - Exellent
10/10
Features
10/10
Price
7/10
Performance Test
9/10
System Compatibility
9/10
Help and Support
Customer Reviews
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8.0 / 10 - Very good
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Final Verdict

Norton Anti-Virus Software and Bitdefender Anti-Virus Software are very close in quality and have the same overall rating. That said, Norton scores better than Bitdefender across: Features, System Compatibility, and Help and Support. Whereas, Bitdefender scores better on Performance Test. Both companies score similarly on Price.

Latest Reviews

James Vincent Wall
Rutherford, New Jersey
10/12/2016
I've had Norton for all my security systems at work and at home. They always do a good job at protecting my computer and it's at a reasonable price. Never had any problems with them. Would continue to use them in the future.