System requirements for Norton AntiVirus

These are the system requirements for the current version of Norton AntiVirus. If you have an older version or if you do not know your product version, go to Norton Update Center.

System requirements

To successfully install Norton AntiVirus, your computer must meet the following minimum system requirements

Operating systems

    • Microsoft Windows® 10 (All versions except Windows 10 S)

    • Microsoft Windows® 8 and Windows 8® Pro (32-bit and 64-bit)

    • Microsoft Windows® 7 (32-bit and 64-bit) with Service Pack 1 or later

    • Microsoft Windows® Vista (32-bit and 64-bit) with Service Pack 1 or later

    • Windows® XP (32-bit) with Service Pack 3

Hardware

  • Processor

    • For Windows 10/8/7/Vista: 1 GHz

    • For Windows XP: 300 MHz

    RAM

    • For Windows 10: 2 GB (minimum of 512 MB RAM required for Recovery Tool)

    • For Windows 8/7: 1 GB (minimum of 512 MB RAM required for Recovery Tool)

    • For Windows Vista: 512 MB

    • For Windows XP: 256 MB

    Hard disk space

    • 300 MB of available hard disk space

    Browser Support for Vulnerability Protection

    The following browsers are supported for Vulnerability Protection.

    • Microsoft Internet Explorer® 8.0 or higher (32-bit and 64-bit)1,2

    • Mozilla Firefox® (32-bit and 64-bit)2

    • Google Chrome™ (32-bit and 64-bit)2

    Browser Support for Phishing Protection, Safe Search, and Password Management

    The following browsers are supported for Phishing Protection, Safe Search, and Password Management.

    • Microsoft Internet Explorer® 8.0 or higher (32-bit and 64-bit)1,2

    • Mozilla Firefox® (32-bit and 64-bit)2

    • Google Chrome™ (32-bit and 64-bit)2

    • Microsoft Edge®3

    Email clients

    Norton AntiVirus supports email scanning on all POP3 and SMTP compatible email clients.

  • 1 Some protection features are not available in Microsoft Internet Explorer 10.0 or later.

    2 As made available by Symantec within your service period.

    3 Norton Identity Safe support for Microsoft Edge browser is currently available in English only

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Operating System: Windows
Last modified: 06/12/2017