After retiring Bitdefender Free last year in December, Bitdefender this week launches a brand new, re-architected free antivirus product — Bitdefender Antivirus Free for Windows. The new version has been completely redesigned and offers enhanced features, functionality, and improved user experience in comparison to the previous free version.
The new Bitdefender Antivirus Free now offers malware protection, custom scanning scheduling options, and email protection for Outlook and Thunderbird. There is also an exploit detection feature that informs users if they are vulnerable or at higher risk for compromise.
- Downloads and installs in seconds
- Intuitive User Interface
- Free antivirus protection for your PC against the latest e-threats
- Good for gaming, offers a great gameplay experience
- Web protection when browsing to avoid phishing and fraud attempts
- Customizable scans for improved computer security
While Bitdefender Antivirus Free version doesn’t include many important features for complete security protection, it meets the needs of computer beginners and gives users a good way to test out Bitdefender technology.
Download Bitdefender Antivirus Free for Windows
Bitdefender Antivirus Free for Windows can be downloaded from this page. The product page only provide online installer. You need to have active internet on the PC where you wish to install Bitdefender Antivirus Free using this online Setup installer. The full download is about 600 MB.
Mac users can download Bitdefender Virus Scanner for Mac on the App store. Virus Scanner will detect any infected files that you downloaded or got in your inbox, so your Mac will be safe and you won’t pass anything bad to your friends’ computer. Android users can get Antivirus Free for Android from Play store.
If you want try the vast collection of additional security features available only in Bitdefender’s commercial edition, you can get Bitdefender Total Security full version Free for 6 months.