Symantec launches Norton AntiVirus 2009 Gaming Edition

Symantec Corp., an Internet security software company, today (25 November) announced the availability of Norton AntiVirus 2009 Gaming Edition.

The company said the software is fast and light on resources and automatically detects when the system is in full screen mode and suspends updates, alerts and other background activities. Smart scheduling holds resource intensive actions such as system scans for when the computer is idle and customisable security settings allow gamers to reach the performance and protection balance they require.

The suggested retail price for Norton AntiVirus 2009 is USD39.99 which includes a one-year service subscription to use the product and receive Symantec's protection updates.