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Private Internet Access vs Newshosting 2022

Table of Contents

    Rating

    Features 9.3/10
    Pricing 8.0/10
    Ease of Use 9.6/10
    Reliability & Support 9.8/10
    Features 8.1/10
    Pricing 8.2/10
    Ease of Use 7.8/10
    Reliability & Support 8.2/10

    Reviews

    Review by our expert
    9.7/10

    Private Internet Access has one of the cheapest VPN subscriptions available — you can sign up for as little as $2.03/month. With such a low price, I wondered whether PIA could really stand out against its higher-priced competitors. It’s been around for 10+ years, so it could be one of the best-value VPNs out there. I decided to find out just how good it is by looking into the company’s lo...

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    Latest positive user review
    B
    Bert
    10.0/10
    Best VPN I have used

    I have been using PIA for three years and I have been very pleased. My internet connection is 270MB up...  and 270MB down. I get on average 250MB up and 250MB down. I have found that turning on the wire guard speeds up my internet speed by 50mb.More

    Latest negative user review
    M
    Mischa
    4.0/10
    I was not happy with them

    The use of PIA is detected by a lot of websites and you get constantly banned. I try to contact them ... but the contact form doesn't work. Needless to say, if the form doesn't work you can't claim your 30 days money-back guarantee. So I lost my money have no sense with the product and can't do anything.More

    Review by our expert
    Author Image Guy Fawkes
    Guy Fawkes

    Anonymous Cybersecurity Experts

    8.0/10

    Newshosting is an excellent source for Usenet groups but if you don't access the the service, it's overkill. Those who don't need Usenet access might want to consider using a VPN such as ExpressVPN or IPVanish instead, so they aren't paying for access to tools they don't need. Newshosting is a Usenet provider that also offers VPN service as an add-on to their Usenet service plans. The VPN they pro...

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    Latest positive user review
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    nonW00t
    8.0/10
    Great value for usenet + vpn

    Newshosting seems to offer the best value for the money. The included PrivadoVPN works very well recen... tly, and does include a "kill switch" now, e.g. (You can still set up a VPN manually in Windows 10 and forego the software.)More

    Latest negative user review
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    Hazardous
    2.0/10
    Scam company with poor support

    This company lies and steals. They promise free trials and bill you anyway. If you cancel, they keep a...  subscription active and rebill you anyway. Their billing dept will always take a week to look at anything, guaranteeing a huge wait time on problems that they cause. I've had them do this TWICE, to the point I had to threaten legal action to get them to stop it. Avoid this company at all costs.More

    Pricing

    Starting price $2.03/month
    Money Back Guarantee (Days) 30 Days
    Number of devices per license 10 devices
    Starting price $10/month
    Money Back Guarantee (Days) 0 Days
    Number of devices per license 1 devices

    The Bottom Line

    Final Verdict: Great Price for Customizable Security on Any Device Private Internet Access provides strong security with several customization options. Plus, its large server network is great for torrenting since every location allows P2P downloads. I was even able to download twice as fast with its port forwarding option. On top of that, it has full-featured versions for every major OS, including one of the best Linux apps around. It’s a great value for the price, especially with its yearly subscription. In addition, its privacy policy has been proven in 2 different court cases. Regular transparency reports are further proof it’s a company you can trust to handle your data. There are a few flaws. The customer support is hit-or-miss. On top of that, it has inconsistent speeds on local servers, and it’s really slow on long-distance ones. Overall, I recommend Private Internet Access if you want to torrent on

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