Private Internet Access Review 2019
Outstanding value, with an advanced VPN app
Private Internet Access is a great quality VPN that doesn’t cost the earth. As the name suggests, Private Internet Access is designed to give you a safe, private internet connection when you’re browsing the web or working online.
- Good features
- Good local speeds
- PC app isn't user friendly
- Better-suited to technically confident users
- Long distance speeds suffer
You can use Private Internet Access on Macs, PCs and both iOS and Android mobile devices and the company has a strict no logging policy, meaning that it doesn’t log what you do or where you go while connected.
Everything about this VPN is designed around privacy, anonymity and stopping any online eavesdroppers in their tracks.
Though it’s not the fastest service we’ve tested, Private Internet Access is a smart choice. As well as low costs, it’s simple enough for even VPN novices to get up-and-running with in no time at all.
Want to see how Private Internet Access compares to other VPN services? Check out our side-by-side comparison:
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|PureVPN||NordVPN||IPVanish VPN||TorGuard||Private Internet Access||Windscribe||Proton VPN||Hide Me VPN||AirVPN||Express VPN||HideMyAss VPN|
|No. of devices||5||5||5||5||5||10||10||5||5||3||5|
|No. of servers||750||3605||1000||3000||3035||480||112||150||60||1500||760|
|Ease of use||★★★★★||★★★★★||★★★★★||★★★★☆||★★★★☆||★★★★★||★★★★★||★★★★☆||★★★☆☆||★★★★★||★★★★★|
|Help & Support||★★★★☆||★★★★☆||★★★★★||★★★☆☆||★★★★☆||★★★☆☆||★★★★☆||★★★☆☆||★★★☆☆||★★★★☆||★★★★☆|
|Value for Money||★★★★★||★★★★☆||★★★★☆||★★★★★||★★★★☆||★★★★☆||★★★★☆||★★★★★||★★★★☆||★★★☆☆||★★★★☆|
|Price per month||$2.80 (1-year plan)||$2.99 (3-year plan)||$6.49 (1-year plan)||$4.12 (2-year plan)||$2.91 (2-year plan)||$4.08 (1-year plan)||$4 (1-year plan)||$4.99 (1-year plan)||$2.78 (2-year plan)||$8.32 (1-year plan)||$6.99 (1-year plan)|
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