The Bitdefender 2018 Makeover: What’s New?

It is that time of the year again where Bitdefender releases the next year’s software line. As with other product overhauls by the company, this year’s change comes with a lot of new looks and great features for users to enjoy. They are available as first time downloads for new users as well us upgrades for current Bitdefender clients. Below is more about the Bitdefender 2018 software line in terms of what has changed and what you as the user have to look forward to.

What’s New In The Line?

Every year around the summer-fall transition season, Bitdefender release their software upgrades and new flagship products. Below are some of the changes you can expect from the 2018 line:


This year, the software company chose to go with white as the main color scheme for their packages. There is however an exception to this year’s repackaging rule where the Bitdefender Security for XP and Vista retained the blue color scheme.

New products

In addition to giving a majority of their products a facelift as far as packaging is concerned, Bitdefender also produced three new products. Below are the products and more information in terms of what is featured and what you can expect.

1. Bitdefender Total Security 2018

Bitdefender Total Security 2018 is designed to offer broad spectrum protection for all your devices. It is compatible with different PC and smartphone operating systems including Windows, Mac, iOS and Android. The software is designed to primarily provide protection to your files and hardware against malware including more recent threats like ransomware. In addition to the malware protection, the Bitdefender Total Security software package is also designed to help optimize your devices functions.

2. Bitdefender Internet Security 2018

Bitdefender Internet Security 2018 is specifically designed to offer protection against different internet threats. It is also limited in terms of compatibility to Windows operating systems. The package is also designed to protect files on your device by preventing unauthorized access and alteration.

3. Bitdefender Antivirus Plus 2018

Bitdefender Antivirus Plus 2018 is more or less an upgrade from previous Bitdefender Antivirus packages for Windows OS. It is designed to help detect, destroy and prevent reinfection with software viruses. It also prevents initial infection by the viruses. The 2018 package features ransomware protection in order to keep your hardware and software safe from malicious software attacks.

Advanced security options

Finally, the software company has made several changes to their existent packages in addition to the aesthetic alteration. These are available as upgrades to current users. Some of the changes include:

– The webcam protector- on Bitdefender internet security 2018 and Total security 2018

– File protector- All packages

– A stronger firewall- Total security 2018 and Internet security

– Update notifications- All packages

After all is said and done, there is no denying the fact that the Bitdefender 2018 software line is pretty awesome. The upgrades from the 2017 line ensure that you get to enjoy the full benefits of software technology as far as PC security and optimization are concerned. The 3 new products are also worth looking into with their promising features and great benefits making the investment more than worth it. In a nutshell, it is safe to say that the makeover is more than welcomed with the changes being just what all users need to make the most of their devices.

[Read also: Bitdefender Box Provides Protection for All of Your Devices]

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