Trend Micro Antivirus+ Security review

The antivirus solution with unique extras.

Trend Micro Antivirus+ Security
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Our Verdict

Trend Micro Antivirus+ Security is an antivirus tool that excels at simplicity, and we appreciate the useful bonus features, including protection from ransomware and spam, and be aware that some users may experience a slowdown on performance.

For

  • Excellent protection
  • Anti-ransomware with multi-layer protection
  • Filters out spam

Against

  • Bogs down older PCs
  • Limited options to configure

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Trend Micro Antivirus+ Security is a basic security suite that has all the essentials, such as real-time antivirus protection and malicious URL blocking, which has earned it a place in our roundup of the best antivirus software.

It also features some handy extras, including a Folder Shield, which provides ransomware protection to prevent any unauthorized access to designated folders.

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The Verdict
4

out of 10

Trend Micro Antivirus+ Security review

Trend Micro Antivirus+ Security is an antivirus tool that excels at simplicity, and we appreciate the useful bonus features, including protection from ransomware and spam, and be aware that some users may experience a slowdown on performance.

Sead Fadilpašić

Sead Fadilpašić works as a staff journalist at Cryptonews.com, where he regularly writes news on and analyses blockchain and cryptocurrency. Based in Sarajevo, Sead previously worked as a freelance journalist, with Techradar Pro being one of the titles he contributed to during this time.