HotspotShield VPN & Wifi Proxy
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Category
Productivity & Utilities
Current version
5.0.0
Price
Free
Size
85 MB
Last Update
Sep 09, 2019

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Reviews 102 565 Avg. Rating 4.5
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angelaljsutton
Jun 03, 2019

So I’m not the type of person to review much unless I’m buying it but I def have to for this app. I love it. I downloaded 7 or 8 hotspot apps that were rated good but also had good ratings. However every single app (except for this one) required a membership which I did NOT want to pay for. Although this app has a premium offer as well, it is not required like many of the other apps which was a huge necessity for me. I was a little skeptical at first when I used it but it actually works seamlessly, even without the membership! There is all sorts of country’s to chose from and it doesn’t slow you down at all. I’m happy to recommend this to anyone. And if you do subscribe to the premium you will get even faster speeds and all sorts of other features. Definitely the best hotspot app. Highly recommended!

Jayni123
Jan 12, 2018

The VPN worked fine at home in the US, but not while I actually needed it. In Shanghai and Qingdao I needed to use the VPN for accessing any websites, translator apps, etc. that I could normally from home. It took me at least 10 minutes to get it to work every time, closing and restarting the app, trying from different servers *if* it connected, and often being told I had no internet (with three full WiFi bars) or that they were diagnosing problems & to try again later... which still didn’t work after 24 hours. Overall I was lucky if it even worked at all, let alone for longer than 5 minutes. It would often drop me from my WiFi as it “connected”, repeatedly, and caused me to go back through the whole process mentioned above every five minutes (or less!) I had success with this VPN only twice for 30 minutes; but it was hell to get it there. To think I payed $13 for this kind of hassle. What a waste.

Itsyaboydjteach
Oct 27, 2017

When it works this VPN barely hits my performance and I trust their payment model enough to believe they aren’t selling my data. That being said, the VPN itself is so unstable I wonder how much security I’m actually gaining. Two issues here: 1) The VPN randomly drops connection when online, and though it resets, I am obviously losing VPN status which I assume allows the sites I’m visiting to log my IP and activity while it’s down. 2) It’s hard to turn off. There are obviously circumstances where a VPN isn’t needed or desired, especially a free one. However, when I try to turn it off, this VPN often switches back on by itself and I cannot get it to remain off. In fact this is my second download. I deleted it the first time to see if that would fix the issue. However I see that I’m not the only one having that issue. Pro tip: don’t rely on this if you have something truly sensitive flowing over your traffic.

Hurricaneal3x
Oct 01, 2018

It’s trash now. It used to be simple, reliable, and more importantly versatile (able to be used everywhere) with stable connection. Now they added a fancy button that doesn’t turn off when you want it to. Now it’s connection randomly drops. Now I cant even use it at school anymore. It works for a little bit then it does this annoying thing where it says its connected, but when I go on any app it “freezes” Like there’s a little clock thing in the middle of the button and it works when on the app but it clearly stops when you go off of it. On top of that, it has these fits where it won’t connect at all. Customer Support is a no as well. I understand having special features for premium version but denying people customer service for the app as a whole and not just premium is a scummy thing to do. The app is trash now. The ONLY reason I keep this app is cause it’s pretty much the only one that semi-works. As soon as I find a better one you better believe this is getting deleted.

appsucks2020
May 22, 2019

Please fix all this issues with this VPN APP please App Developers I am serious Please fix this vpn app I have been using it for a long time and now every time this vpn is turn on for 20 or 30 mins it disconnects and also when my phone is on lock mode it takes time to connect again to the vpn please make this vpn connection much stronger because it keeps on disconnecting and I have tried everything you guys have told me to do Ive tried everything I am serious I’ve tried everything and the problem still persist so please fix this vpn app and make the connection of this vpn app much much stronger and much faster please app developers fix this as soonest possible I would appreciate it so much if it is fix soon also please make this VPN fully encrypted and fully secure with 256 Bit Encryption please make this VPN app fully encrypted with 256 Bit Encryption if you developers fix all this it would be appreciated it a lot

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Hotspot Shield VPN Proxy is the world’s most trusted security and privacy app. Protect yourself from cyber threats with a simple tap of the screen. Get Hotspot Shield VPN proxy today!

► FASTEST VPN SERVERS
Connect to over 3,200+ fast VPN servers in 70+ locations to keep your internet connection protected from cybercriminals.

► SECURE VPN CONNECTION
Protect

your privacy by connecting to our fully owned VPN servers, or upgrade to our Premium subscription for more features.

► PATENTED VPN TECHNOLOGY
Get the VPN with over 30 patents that optimize your server connection for faster speeds and stronger security.

► BROWSE SECURELY
Stay secure with military-grade encrypted traffic between your device and our servers while connected with Hotspot Shield VPN.

► STAY PRIVATE
Your privacy is our mission. Connect to any of our reliable VPN servers, and know that we do not keep any logs of your activity.

► NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Use all the basic features of the app without having to sign up, register, or enter your credit card.

See why millions of users trust Hotspot Shield VPN - Get it today!

■ Hotspot Shield VPN Premium service includes:

- 7-day free trial: free of charge; no commitment; cancel anytime.
- Payment will be charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase.
- Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the trial period.
- Length of subscription: one year; six months; one month.
- Account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period, and identify the cost of the renewal.
- Price of subscription: one-year plan: $5.99/mo; six-month plan: $8.99/mo; monthly plan: $12.99/mo.
- Subscriptions may be managed by the user and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to the user's Account Settings after purchase.
- No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during active subscription period.
- Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when the user purchases a subscription.

■ Hotspot Shield VPN is powered by AnchorFree™

AnchorFree believes in placing consumers in control of their personal information online. AnchorFree provides millions of users with online security and privacy through its most popular VPN product - Hotspot Shield.

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