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#1 OldPhil

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 08:46 PM

Anyone have any input on Nord??


Edited by britechguy, 09 March 2018 - 10:29 AM.
Moved from Anti-Virus, Anti-Malware, and Privacy Software. VPNs generally get discussed here.

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Posted 16 March 2018 - 01:07 PM

OldPhil, I have been looking at IPvanish, I found it at comparitech, they have expressvpn as 1, nordvpn as 2, ipvanish at 3 and a bunch of others,

I selected vanish because it as been built for torrenting, have a look for your self, I might try one month payment to see how it does.

 


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Posted 16 March 2018 - 04:34 PM

Thanks for the input will give it a look when I get home from vacation.


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Posted 20 March 2018 - 02:57 PM

Hey,I think NordVPN is an excellent choice, you could also take a look at ProtonVPN & P.I.A. :)



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Posted 10 April 2018 - 06:55 PM

NordVPN shows a killer deal if one stays on the page for a minute, $99 for 3 years & auto renewal. :thumbup2:

 

One will continue to get the full 3 years afterwards, good for 5-6 devices, to include most all OS's (including Linux), as well as smartphones, the latter most likely their high volume business. I say this because a smartphone is far less secure than a computer, or so that's what most security reviewers says. Kind of like Smart TV's, keeps up with everything one does to feed ads. If using a VPN, should fix the issue. 

 

I don't have NordVPN yet, although have been having an itchy finger to pull the trigger for the last 3-4 days & most likely will. Not that I have anything to hide, rather want another layer of security. Even though what I do is legal, doesn't mean my ISP, Microsoft & others should know my business. Plus will give me end to end encryption when making transactions. Even if on a public or guest hotspot, no one in the corner can make out what I'm doing. The installed Firewall doesn't protect the signal once it leaves the computer or device, where a reputable VPN comes into play. :)

 

They have a TOS just as any other service, certain activities aren't allowed & Nord (or any other VPN service) can terminate the contract at will, don't know if they give a pro-rated refund or not. However, there's a 30 day satisfaction guarantee, if one doesn't like the service after paying, can terminate for a refund during the trial period, it's best not to wait until the last day make the decision. One should know within a week or two if NordVPN (or any other) is best for one's need. 

 

As far as reputation goes, have read much everywhere, are at or near the top of all VPN service charts, lots of servers & very high encryption of data flow. Was thinking of one of the 'lifetime' options from another provider, which means nothing should they be acquired by another corporation or goes belly up. Don't see that happening with NordVPN. :)

 

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Posted 25 May 2018 - 08:01 PM

Here is the list of top 10 VPNs:
 
1. Ivacy
2. Private Internet Access
3. PureVPN
4. ExpressVPN
5. TunnelBear
6. NordVPN
7. VyprVPN
8. TorGuard VPN
9. Tunnel
10. VPN Unlimited
 
source: hxxps://www.globalsign.com/en/blog/top-10-virtual-private-networks-or-vpns/

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Posted 26 May 2018 - 04:55 AM

I gave IVACY a run. Hopeless. Disconnects at will at random times. I dont encounter this crap with my current vpn.

 

Would not recommend.


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Posted 30 May 2018 - 05:08 AM

Nord is a good vpn. Forget about the rankings review sites are posting, the one I follow "bestvpn" places Nord on 2nd but I can tell you man, its a lot better than the 1st one :D

 

I've used Express, PureVPN and IPVanish, I find Nord a lot better than them. 



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Posted 30 May 2018 - 06:12 AM

I use AIRVPN

 

for two years approx

 

Cost 15 euros/three months......which i believe works out to $1.80/week (AUD)

 

it works. Simple


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fed up with Windows antics...??....LINUX IS THE ANSWER....I USE LINUX MINT 18.3  EXCLUSIVELY.

“A man travels the world in search of what he needs and returns home to find it."

It has been said that time heals all wounds. I don't agree. The wounds remain. Time - the mind, protecting its sanity - covers them with some scar tissue and the pain lessens, but it is never gone. Rose Kennedy





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