Norton Utilities 15 Review
System requirements: Microsoft Windows Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Version: Norton Utilities 15
Price: $49.99 perpetual
Norton Utilities is a Symantec software for maintaining and boosting PC’s performance. It is developed for home users with a license limit for 3 devices. The users will need to provide 100 MB of free disk space in order for software to perform correctly. The software employs only basic features but, Symantec maintains the right to add remove or change the features of the software during its lifespan.
- Cleans unnecessary files.
- Fixing Common Issues.
- File Shredder.
- File Recovery.
- Accurate error diagnostics.
- License for 3 PC’s.
- Doesn’t allow to choose system startup software.
- Boosting just 7% higher.
- Basic Features.
- Doesn’t have driver updater.
Although Symantec is known for security software the Utilities performs well for what it was developed. Unlike other software, the diagnostics are accurate and do not require a second scan. However, the software does not perform well when text documents are concerned. The interface may be simple, but the settings can be confusing for a computer novice.
More Information about Norton Utilities
In regard to features of Norton Utilities, they are basic tools to keep computer performance at an optimum level. File recovery may come handy to users that accidentally or deliberately deleted the files. In a matter of few clicks, the deleted files can be restored. The very graphic feature of system health is depicted in a gear that shows overall assessment of PC’s condition as well as suggesting the optimization through one click.