VersaVPN offers members unlimited VPN access. With 25 VPN servers located across twelve countries. VersaVPN members can use OpenVPN, PPTP or L2TP protocolss. With shared IP and dedicated IP options. VersaVPN has an easy to use Windows client. You can also use their service with Mac, Linux, iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Android devices, game consoles and DD-WRT routers. Plans start at just $5 a month.
VersaVPN Server Locations
- VersaVPN’s network includes servers in the United States, United Kingdom, Austria, France, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Sweden and Switzerland
- The service supports multiple VPN protocols including PPTP, L2TP and OpenVPN. For those unfamiliar basically OpenVPN is the most secure and great for connecting from PC, Mac or Linux. While PPTP extends compatibility to mobile devices such as iPhone, iPad, Android devices and even VPN routers.
VersaVPN Performance Testing
- Baseline speed test – before connecting to VersaVPN we tested our Internet speed and found it to be 26.93 Mbps download and 3.19 Mbps upstream. Connecting from the US – east coast.
- United States speed test – after connecting to a Chicago area server via L2TP we tested our Internet speed and found it to be 7.66 Mbps download and 2.92 Mbps upstream.
- United Kingdom speed test – after connecting to a VPN server in the UK via L2TP we tested our Internet speed and found it to be 0.81 Mbps download and 1.31 Mbps upstream.
- Conclusion – VersaVPN performance was slower than some other services we’ve tested. Note: you can expect any VPN to slow your connection some as the traffic is being encrypted.
- As mentioned above VersaVPN supports multiple VPN technologies including PPTP, L2TP and OpenVPN. By doing so they offer support for a wide range of users.
- System compatibility – Windows (7, Vista, XP), Mac OS X and Linux (Ubuntu).
- Mobile compatibility – iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Android devices. In addition to DD-WRT routers.
- Browser compatibility – Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Google Chrome and Opera.
VersaVPN Account Pricing
- See our VersaVPN special page for discounts up to 20%.
- Shared IP VPN – $5 a month.
- Dedicated IP VPN – from $9 a month.
VersaVPN Review : Conclusion
We enjoyed testing the VersaVPN service. While speeds were a little slow they offer a wide range of servers at an affordable price. Starting at $5 a month for shared IP access. Their Windows client will help you get started. Give VersaVPN a test drive and let us know what you think.