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lol they both suck anyways. Only people who use it are those who buy pre-builts with no knowledge of what's what or if geek squad says it's ultimate awesome.

Norton is actually making a comeback. There AV uses the least amount of resources of any AV that i have seen. I think its something ridiculously low like 8MB or ram for the new Norton. And its thorough. The reason why geek squad recommends AV's that aren't free is because Best buy is a business and they are there to make money, not give away knowledge...
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lol they both suck anyways. Only people who use it are those who buy pre-builts with no knowledge of what's what or if geek squad says it's ultimate awesome.
What are u saying ??? Symantec have best virus detection rate http://chart.av-comparatives.org/chart2.php and check others test on this site in .pdf
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Norton is actually making a comeback. There AV uses the least amount of resources of any AV that i have seen. I think its something ridiculously low like 8MB or ram for the new Norton. And its thorough. The reason why geek squad recommends AV's that aren't free is because Best buy is a business and they are there to make money, not give away knowledge...

^ this

Beside who care about this or that is better or use AV or not to use, we all have personal opinions about them, you decide if you want AV or not some people may like one of the product and others may not, as long the product works and is into your liking then is fine

Beside sometime AV is on sale on newegg and sometime is free after Mir can't go wrong on a $10 AV or free one
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McAfee sucks. Symantec's corporate security product is not that bad.
This is sarcasm, yes?
+1, Kaspersky is awesome.

It wasn't sarcasm. I am always open to new info, so can you inform me? The closest I've gotten to corporate is managing a dorm floor of computers...
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