Our website was founded in 2013, our researchers have reviewed 170+ VPNs since 2013. Our review process is:
- We subscribe to their service
- We test their speeds 3 times a day
- We check if they have any leaks (IP, DNS, WebRTC)
- We test if they unblock streaming, like Netflix and BBC iPlayer
- We check usability and software, and if they work on a Mac
NordVPN recently won Best Overall VPN at the BestVPN.com Awards in Las Vegas. The VPN represents excellent value for money, offering complete privacy as well as the ability to unblock popular services like Netflix US and BBC iPlayer.
NordVPN has lightning fast servers in over 60 countries, so you can carry out data intensive tasks like streaming with ease. In addition, it has a zero logs policy and implements a whole array of top-of-the-range security features. Stay secure, stream your favorite shows and get unprecedented levels of online freedom with this award-winning service.
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- Works worldwide with Netflix, Amazon TV & BBC iPlayer
- 5,359 Servers worldwide
- 6 simultaneous connections
- Works with US Netflix and BBC iPlayer
- Dedicated IPs (cost extra)
CyberGhost is a rock-solid VPN provider who has really impressed us through 2018. Since being acquired by Kape, whilst keeping hold of their core technical and privacy founders, they look set to be a force to be reckoned with as we move into 2019.
As well as market-leading levels of privacy, we are also seeing great download speeds backed up with the ability to unblock Netflix US and BBC iPlayer.
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- Private: Great logs policy
- 24/7 Live chat support
- Easy to use software. 7 simultaneous connections
- Over 3,600 servers worldwide
- Peer-to-peer (P2P) torrenting allowed
PureVPN is geared towards customer satisfaction. The live chat support is available 24/7 and this is one of the rare VPNs that goes out of its way to provide dedicated servers for unblocking specific sporting events and tv screenings; all you need do is contact them and they will help you unblock the event online.
PureVPN is an absolute bargain and is a superb choice for people looking to stream content from around the world at. It also provides high levels of privacy and feature-rich apps for all platforms, making it a solid all-rounder at a remarkably low price.
- No logs
- Fantastic for streaming
- P2P: yes (on selected servers)
- Five simultaneous connections
- 2000+ servers in 141 counties
Private Internet Access is a US-based VPN that has proven its zero-logs policy in court on more than one occasion. This VPN is a favorite among tech-heads on forums like Reddit, primarily because it has apps for all platforms that give users granular control of encryption settings.
However, this VPN is not only suited to people in the know. Thanks to its ease of use and reliability, we rarely hear anything bad from our readers when it comes to PIA.
- Cheaper than most similar VPNs
- Great for privacy and security
- Lots of encryption options (including OpenVPN, our recommended protocol)
- Fast connection speeds for streaming
- Servers all over the world
In December, VyprVPN became the first ever provider to publish a full third-party audit of its entire infrastructure. This is a huge step for the VPN industry and should give subscribers confidence in the service.
VyprVPN implements strong OpenVPN encryption and it has DNA leak protection, a kill switch, and stealth VPN obfuscation. In addition, it is a fast service with servers in over 70 countries; well suited to unblocking HD streams, gaming or other data-intensive tasks.
- Strong encryption protocols and policies
- Worldwide server network
- 24/7 customer support
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- Proprietary Technology & exclusive features