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Why Is Dell sticking with McAfee?

  1. #1


    Kolkata, India
    Posts : 127
    Windows® 8.1 Pro 64-Bit

    Why Is McAfee The Security Partner Of Dell?


    Hello Everybody, At first when I brought my Dell Inspiron it came with a trail version of McAfee Security Centre. At that time I found that I should uninstall it and buy a Quick Heal Total Security 2013 and I installed it on my system.

    Till now it is working very good but I am thinking that why would A company like Dell would make their whole Security partner on McAfee. If McAfee isn't a good Antivirus then why are dell sticking to it? they could make Quick Heal as their Security Partner.

    Is McAfee A good Antivirus company at all? Or does the users buy this by only seeing the Intel trademark?

    I can't understand this....
    Last edited by Narayan; 22 Feb 2013 at 11:47.

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  2. #2


    USA, Idaho
    Posts : 1,062
    Win 8, (VM win7, XP, Vista)


    It's called "Money." Nothing more and nothing less. . .
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  3. #3


    Yep, money!!
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  4. #4


    Dell has used McAfee, Norton and others. As noted $$
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  5. #5


    Kolkata, India
    Posts : 127
    Windows® 8.1 Pro 64-Bit


    ok.....
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