Hotspot Shield VPN 6.7.2

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Try Hotspot Shield completely risk free We offer a day money-back guarantee so you can try Hotspot Shield risk free. It is not free. The benefit of Hotspot Shield is that it is not bound to a particular application, but it works with the whole system and all its utilities. Was this review helpful? Unblock the pages you want and access to all kinds of content from all over the world.

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Once you get connected, you can browse the websites you desire in the normal way, according to the country you have chosen from the available list.

In fact, the download speed reduction is a lot smaller than it would be thought to start with, but the ping increases several times depending on the destination chosen. The great thing is that it does not require additional software to work, offering all the original functions that it promises from the moment you have the application installed on your computer.

Enhance your Internet protection in a single click. Security as a main concern. Among its possible uses, Hotspot Shield guarantees security , not only for your home Internet connection, but also while you are using a public Wi-Fi hotspot. Once you are connected through this VPN service, you will notice that the download speed slows down a bit due to its bandwidth use and that the application encrypts your personal information.

Despite that, you will be able to visit the websites you want without difficulties, as well as playing online videos from YouTube, ITV Player, Netflix, or checking your Facebook or Flickr account through secured networks. Hotspot Shield provides a safe way to surf the Internet, but it's really simple to use. Once you download it and have it installed on your computer, there is no need to touch its settings to have the correct performance.

This may be due to the fact that the application lacks really advanced functions, but it at least fulfils its objective sufficiently, without having advanced knowledge about networking or the use of the Internet. The malware protection that offers the free version of this software is based on a blacklist principle in which more than 3 dangerous sites are listed. Before you get to connect to any of these webpages, Hotspot Shield checks its security level in order to avoid the user to giving access to potentially dangerous webs, avoiding phishing sites that can infect the device which you are using.

The latest threats are included in this protection mode, allowing the user even to prevent from being infected by the Flash Trojan available malware for Mac systems.

Mobile version has been also released. Since the security is one of the main concerns for many users, AnchorFree has developed Hotspot Shield for different systems in order to make better use of the Internet. In these systems, the application features the same advanced functions such as the protection it offers against malware sites.

For mobile devices, Hotspot Shield has especially shown its value. In the case of being connected through a Wi-Fi connection, the security handled for mobile devices also affects active apps such as unrestricted VOIP usage or messaging utilities like Viber or Skype, protecting the information of your text and voice messages.

The access for blocked content through smartphones and tablets allows you to get not only video like in the desktop version, but also apps from the official store that currently are not available your country app store. Using this, you can legally fast-forward the release of new applications in your country. You can use it additionally with music streaming services and social network apps from any device ensuring their protection with the free VPN service.

Advanced uses of the program. First of all you need your own Hotspot Shield account , which can be synchronized with other supported systems and devices. This way you can use the service simultaneously for your purposes, but remember that the use of this software is always under your own responsibility, so mind your actions. Although some users may think that connecting to the Internet without a firewall may be dangerous, using this VPN utility will prevent the access of hackers to your computer.

Besides, the program will prevent the traces of your browsing history. Since online gaming has become very popular nowadays, connecting through this application will enhance your security, avoiding malware attacks while you are playing in exchange for a slightly slower connection.

Hotspot Shield also lets you connect to other continent's servers with a local IP from that region, but there are some utilities that can be better recommended for this particular use. There are many similar applications through the Internet for increasing the security while you browse any kind of content.

The benefit of Hotspot Shield is that it is not bound to a particular application, but it works with the whole system and all its utilities. Once reported, our staff will be notified and the comment will be reviewed. Overview Review User Reviews Specs. Bottom Line Hotspot Shield is a lightweight VPN solution that we recommend for anyone who's even slightly concerned about privacy. Get unrestricted access to mobile VoIP services and messaging apps such as Skype and Viber around the world.

Secure all online activity with banking-level encryption on any public or private network. Reviews Current version All versions. Sort Date Most helpful Positive rating Negative rating. Results 1—10 of 1 2 Pros Did not start free trial. It is not free. Cons Did not start free trial. Summary Did not start free trial. Reply to this review Was this review helpful? Pros It does actually connect you to a different spot Cons It brings up advertising to promote you buying it.

Cons Hung the computer and kept dropping my network connection. Pros There are no Pros. Cons Hotspot forces you to log in to their site in order to use their Elite VPN- so much for privacy! Summary Hotspot's Elite VPN signs you up for spam and adware- total waste of time and messy to uninstall.

Pros Extremely easy to setup, log in and manage on up to seven devices. Cons I would go to bed downloading something, wake up and it had turned off. Summary Don't buy a whole chunk of time at once, try it out first. Pros Seems to work OK Cons Purchased 20 x day licenses only received one license key, which expired after a day Summary Worked for a while, but I didn't get what I paid for.

I wouldn't risk parting with any more cash with them Reply to this review Was this review helpful? Pros I paid for the elite version It worked for a while. Cons The customer service is awful. Summary They can offer pathetic support if they want. Pros performs all functions i need.

Cons none at this time Reply to this review Was this review helpful? Pros There are none. Cons This product cannot be relied upon. Summary Don't waste your time or your money on this product. You are logged in as.

Please submit your review for Hotspot Shield. You can stream and browse as much as you want and change server locations as needed, when travelling or to optimize connection speeds. Passwords, bank information, emails: Airports, cafes, campuses, entertainment venues, and more are safe when you connect with Hotspot Shield for Windows. We offer a day money-back guarantee so you can try Hotspot Shield risk free. No hassle, no questions. Love it, or leave it and get your money back. Free the internet with Hotspot Shield for Windows with a day money-back guarantee.

Get Premium Download Free. Hotspot Shield VPN for Windows PC Hotspot Shield VPN is the virtual private network Windows users trust to access their favorite websites as much as they want, while securing their data transactions for anonymous browsing, streaming, and downloading.

One-click connection It's easy. Choose your location Connect all your Windows devices to over 2, servers in 25 countries. Connect up to 5 devices Have more than 1 device? Military-grade encryption Best-in-class security and encryption keeps your network activity away from hackers and other prying eyes. Dedicated, live tech support We're here to help Premium users with any question or issue.

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