In this day and age keeping your smartphone protected is an absolute must. Many of the popular VPN solutions will also offer a dedicated Android app. Below you can find a selection of the best VPNs that are currently available for the mobile platform.
Express VPN – A jack-of-all-trades
Express VPN is a great solution for your smartphone. The app offers a balanced mix of intuitive interface and advanced options. Users can pick from over 2000 servers and use smart features like a location picker. Sadly, a kill switch is currently missing, but it’s not that big of a loss. Military-grade encryption and a focus on high-speed will deliver a seamless experience regardless of what you are doing.
VyprVPN – A reliable choice
VyprVPN entices users with a strong package which includes support for several protocols, among which we can count OpenVPN, L2TP/IPSec, Chameleon, and others. The leans on performance, and the overall speed is quite impressive. The app features a vast selection of handy tools, including a kill switch, advanced DNS options, URL filtering and much more.
Nord VPN – Advanced security
NordVPN is already famous among Android users, with more than 5 million downloads and great ratings on the Google Play Store.
The main highlight is represented by the Double VPN feature, which links two VPN servers to increase the security of your connection. The company has also stated that it will not store any logs. While the app is quite good, it lacks some features that could have been added without too much effort. Overall performance is great, and the added security layers make it a clear choice for those that don’t need blinding connection speeds.
Private Internet Access
The app may lack some features, but it offers some interesting options. Users can use a port forwarding tool, proxies and personalize TCP settings. A kill switch and auto-connection feature are also available.
Choose the one that suits your needs and enjoy the privacy!
Katie Tachuck is a reporter for News Lair. After graduating from UCLA, Katie got an internship at a local radio station and worked as a investigative journalist and producer. Katie has also worked as a columnist for the The Santa Fe New Mexican. Katie covers economy and community events for News Lair.