VyprVPN Review

Editor’s Rating
Overall
Network
Support
Usability
Information
Protocols PPTP, OpenVPN
Encryption 128-bit Blowfish
256-bit AES
Servers in US, UK, NL, FR, DE, HK
Trial 7 Day Money Back Guarantee
Price $15 per month (PPTP)
$20 per month (PPTP+OpenVPN)
VyprVPN
Founded: 2010
Servers: in 6 countries
Price: from $14.99

 

Provider Overview

VyprVPN protects your privacy and prevents your ISP from monitoring and controlling your online communications and browsing activity. Keep your location private and switch freely to your choice of multiple global VPN server locations.

Golden Frog is a global Internet software developer and applications provider, delivering solutions to improve and enable end-user Internet privacy and security without sacrificing speed and quality. With a global network and points of presence throughout the United States, Europe and Asia Pacific, GF can service customers on a worldwide basis.

Editor Review
Network ★★★★★★★★☆☆ 

VyprVPN has a network of servers in 6 countries: USA, UK, Germany, Netherlands, France and Hong Kong. All servers support OpenVPN, PPTP and L2TP.

VyprVPN offers 256 bits AES encryption and 128 bit Blowfish for its OpenVPN service (you can choose the encryption type when you connect).

Server speeds were good overall. We tested from a 20 Mbps broadband connection in Europe. Here are some of the speed tests we made.

Germany VyprVPN server speed test:

UK VyprVPN server speed test:

US VyprVPN server speed test:

Support  ★★★★★★★★★☆ 

All support questions are made via a form on the VyprVPN site. Their replies were quick, we received answers for all requests in under 2h.

Usability  ★★★★★★★★★☆ 

VyprVPN offers a custom VPN client application for Windows clients:

After you login you can choose what server to connect to and what protocol to use. The VyprVPN client application can be used to connect with any of the protocols supported: PPTP, L2TP and OpenVPN.

You can easily disconnect from the menu by right clicking the VyprVPN taskbar icon:

There is no custom installer for Mac OS users. You have to download Tunnelblick and manually copy the OpenVPN configuration files into the appropriate folder.

Overall  ★★★★★★★★★☆ 

Overall we found VyprVPN to be a good VPN provider, featuring a small but robust network of servers and an easy to use custom VPN client for Windows users.