Product review

PrivateVPN review

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⭐ Overall rank:8.9 out of 10
🏆 Rating:#12 out of #101
📖 No-log policy:doesn't log
🏷️ Price:from $3.82
📺 Streaming:Yes
🗺️ Locations:100+ servers in 60 countries
Summary of PrivateVPN review

PrivateVPN is a VPN service based in Sweden which is part of 5 9 14 eyes countries and isn't part of enemies of the internet. 

The cheapest plan of PrivateVPN starts at $3.82 and will get you access to 100+ servers in 60 countries and 6 simultaneous connections. 

The speed of PrivateVPN in our testing was fast. PrivateVPN ranks on 12. position in our rankings.

Security & privacy of PrivateVPN

PrivateVPN is ranked number 2 in our privacy rankings. It doesn't log IP address, doesn't log DNS, doesn't log traffic, and doesn't log bandwidth. PrivateVPN uses OpenVPN (UDP and TCP), L2TP, IPsec, PPTP and IKEv2 tunnelling protocols with 256-bit encryption, which is considered a standard in the security industry.

IP address logs No
DNS logsNo
Traffic logsNo
Bandwidth logsNo
Timestamps logsNo
Tunneling protocolsOpenVPN (UDP and TCP), L2TP, IPsec, PPTP and IKEv2
IP leaksNo
DNS leaksNo

Features of PrivateVPN

PrivateVPN supports streaming services such as Netflix and also allows P2P traffic. PrivateVPN has killswitch which automatically disconnects your device from the internet if your internet connection drops. You can use it on 6 devices at the same time.

Torrenting (P2P traffic)Yes

PrivateVPN speed & countries                        

During the test, PrivateVPN had a fast speed on my 100mbps connection. This is a very important factor as VPN shouldn't limit you during your time online and anything with below average speed should be a red flag if you plan to use a VPN for streaming or torrenting. 
It offers a variety of countries and based on the information from their website, PrivateVPN uses 34 in 60 locations across the world.

Download PrivateVPN 

I’ve downloaded PrivateVPN on their official website at It offers free trial, however you can always try it for free as there is a 30 Days money-back guarantee. 

The subscription plan of PrivateVPN starts at $3.82 which makes it number 26. in our VPN rankings based on price. 

During my testing I tried PrivateVPN on Windows, macOS, Linux, Android, and iOS without any problems. 

PrivateVPN overall ranking                      

Based on my testing I’ve ranked PrivateVPN on 12. position. If I consider just price the rank would be 26. If you want to know which VPN is ranked number 1, check out our total rankings here.

PrivateVPN compared with other VPNs