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McAfee AntiVirus Plus review

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  • PC
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McAfee antivirus software is installed on a huge portion of the laptops we test, and the bulk of the laptops you’ll find at Currys PC World. That gives the firm an awful lot of brand recognition, but have you ever stopped to wonder how good it actually is? We didn’t just wonder, we ran it through our full suite of security tests that involves thousands of viruses and a full ease-of-use analysis. Read on to find out how McAfee fared.

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We have tested 32 antivirus software packages and found that there are 0 Don't Buys and 8 Best Buys.
Range of Antivirus software package scores
  1. 48%
    Lowest score
  2. 73%
    Average score
  3. 84%
    Highest score
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