What other options work best for Mac, iPhone, and iPad owners?
A rugged, high-performance USB-C battery pack with the fastest charging and recharging time, but expensive for its capacity and efficiency.
Sometimes, a bad image or a large import can be at fault, but you can break it down.
We’ve seen many reports that failing Apple base stations create transient problems that can only be fixed by replacement.
The latest Wi-Fi standard makes home networks faster, especially for video streaming.
But you can downgrade and reformat for an older version of macOS.
If lost, you’re sunk, but you may have opted to store it in iCloud.
Apple has a last-ditch effort when you’ve lost it all, but it’s not guaranteed.
For features, price-per-computer, and ease of configuration, Sophos Home Premium comes out on top.
Intego’s Mac Internet Security X9’s interface and virus definition database are far better than its actual function and price.
ProtectWorks doesn’t meet the test of either defeating malware in circulation or having up-to-date features.
An all-around champion has strong malware-fighting abilities packaged with worthwhile extras.
Trend Micro Antivirus has a solid set of features and performs very well in malware detection and blocking, including intercepting some kinds of ransomware.
Low performance and a lack of key features make McAfee Total Protection difficult to recommend.
Norton Security Deluxe is the best malware-plus-network security package, except for its lack of active ransomware monitoring.