A deepened partnership between McAfee and Samsung brings anti-virus software to smartphones, PCs and televisions from the Korean manufacturer. Depending on the device and age the software comes preinstalled or can be retrofitted free of charge.
In addition to computers, the Samsung – apart from the 2-in-1 devices Galaxy TabPro S (test) and GalaxyBook – not sold in Germany, the television of the company are protected with the software. So far, however, the offer is only available in the USA and Korea for this equipment class; further countries are to follow in the course of the first half-year.
Also for Samsung smartphones the software as an app is offered free of charge. Since April 2017 McAfee is to be pre-installed on Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 + (test). In addition, the software can also be upgraded to the predecessors Galaxy S6 (edge), Galaxy S7 (edge) and the not available Galaxy Note 5.