Privacy is the main focus of ScanGuard and its software. When you install its software, you’ll be able to conduct business as normal without getting interrupted. Real-time scans doesn’t seem to slow down the system at all, plus there are numerous tools that are included that you’ll be able to use in order to boost your computer’s performance. The software is best for people that run devices on Windows, iOS and Mac. It’s also compatible with the Android OS as well.
ScanGuard is split into three package plans: the Essential Antivirus, the Pro AntiVirus, and the Ultimate Antivirus. The Essential Antivirus is the standard package that costs $24.95 and gives you one year of protection for a single device. It provides real-time/phishing/ransomware protection, remote firewall protection, tools that help optimize your computer and more. After the second year, you’ll need to pay $99.95.
The Pro Antivirus package is sold for $39.95. Similar to the first package, the discount applies to the first year only. After the first year expires, renewal for your package will cost $119.95. Pro comes with all the features of the standard package but covers up to three machines. In addition, you’ll be provided with a password vault to protect your most vital passwords. At $40 that is immense value.
Ultimate is the most-feature packed of the three at $59.95. You’ll be able to use five licenses and receive priority support 24/7. This package also offers protection and optimization for your smartphone. One thing to bear in mind is that no matter which package you choose, you’ll get a VPN option included as part of your package.
The free download version of ScanGuard is a simple and pain-free process. Once it’s on your machine, all you’ll need to do is register and start taking advantage of what SG has to offer. It immediately scans for threats so that you’ll be able to remove them by yourself, or you can let the antivirus suite do that for you.
ScanGuard’s user interface is quite easy to use. The free version of the software executes an automatic scan of your computer when it is installed. Multiple reviews from other publications assess ScanGuard’s antivirus handling capability to be on par with major entities, and we agree with that assessment. When it comes to privacy, ScanGuard is one of the leading entities of the race in terms of privacy, allowing it to stand shoulder-to-shoulder with the leaders of the internet security industry.
SG offers two checks that you’ll be able to use on your system: a quick one that scans through your system’s most important folders, and full, comprehensive scan that checks every single facet of your machine. Anything SG finds suspicious will automatically be quarantined in order to protect the system. Tune-Up is easy to use and effective, the File Manager gets ride of duplicate files. Ransomware protection is available with all packages.
ScanGuard’s customer support is on par with that of major companies. Email and live chat are available 24/7, and the customer representatives on the other side have proven exceptionally helpful and professional. On the company website, there is a large knowledge base that assists in helping you solve problems on your own. Just bear in mind that when you get in touch with a service rep over the phone, they only address billing-related inquiries.