BoXPN review

August 2017
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BoXPN delivers reliable protection with a variety of protocols available as well as strong encryption and access to restricted websites and streaming services.
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Overall score
6.9
Highlights
  • Strong encryption
  • 5 simultaneous connections
  • P2P/Torrenting allowed
Best for:
privacy
Gaming
privacy
Sports
privacy
Pandora
privacy
Hiding IP
Supports:
privacy
Roku
privacy
Kodi
privacy
Hulu
privacy
HBO

BoXPN Ratings

7.6
privacy
Privacy
7.0
speed-performance
Speed & Performance
6.7
apps
Apps
7.3
server
Servers
6.1
support
Support
7.2
Value for Money
Overall score

6.9

General overview

BoXPN is a Seychelles-based VPN service provider, and history has it that it is among the first providers that hit the VPN market. Their location makes it possible for them not to be under any internet log disclosure law, so users can expect from them a full no-logs policy. Moreover, BoXPN is focused on offering a VPN service that is affordable, has good, stable and secure connections. They do this with their high-end dedicated services that have the most advanced features to ensure uncommon services to their users.

With more than 200 servers in various countries scattered all around the globe, you won’t have them throttle the speed of your connection or limit your data and bandwidth.

BoXPN general highlights:

Overall Rank
#70
Money-back guarantee
7
Setup time
7 min.
Device count per license
5
Mobile apps
iOS & Android
Best price
$2.99/month
Overview - conclusion
BoXPN is known for solid protection as well fast conection speed and access to blocked streaming services.
Privacy
7.6

In terms of the protocols used for these VPN services, they make use of the best protocols available. The best OpenVPN is used to offer site to site and point to point connection encryption. People can also choose to go for the Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP), the L2TP protocol and the Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol (SSTP). All of them offer 256-bit encryption.

When it comes to their privacy, of course, you shouldn’t have any fears. BoXPN does not keep any logs of your web usage because it is based in a privacy-friendly country. So, no connection, traffic or user activitity logs are kept by BoXPN, not to mention that there won't be information that they could hand over to the authorities.

Privacy - highlights
  • A variety of protocols
  • Based in a privacy-friendly country
Privacy - Conclusions
BoXPN not only has a variety of protocols to choose from, but also offers strong encryption and keeps no connection or data logs.
Features
7.0

BoXPN comes with lots of features that will make your Internet life better. They offer unlimited server switches, unlimited data, speed as well as bandwidth.

Moreover, you will have the ability to enjoy Torrenting and P2P file-sharing without any restrictions. People who want to do the P2P thing can also do it as they wish. As there are numerous servers in every continent, you can use it to access geographically restricted content or blocked streaming services (they state that you can access Hulu, BBC as well as Netflix). BoXPN also offers 5 simultaneous connections.

Features - highlights
  • Over 200 servers
  • 5 simultaneous connections
  • No killswitch
Features - Conclusions
BoXPN offers over 200 servers with unlimited speed and data transfer as well as 5 simultaneous connections.
Apps
6.7

BoXPN supports Windows 8 / 7 / VISTA / XP, Android, iOS, and Mac OS X. There are also setup guides available to users that can help to set up BoXPN on Ubuntu.

Apps - highlights
  • Supports all major platforms
  • Setup guides
Apps - Conclusions
BoXPN supports all major platforms, but there is still room for improvement.
Support
6.1

Just like many VPN providers nowadays, BoXPN has also opted for the ticket system as its most used support option. They do not have the live chat system of contact and it is unknown whether the customer support is 24/7.

Support - highlights
  • Effective ticket system
  • No live chat
  • No 24/7/365 support
Support - Conclusions
They only offer the ticket support system, as there is no live chat and the support is not available 24/7/365.
Value for money
7.2

There are a few subscription packages to choose from here. There is the monthly plan that costs $9.99. The 3 months package is sold at the cost of $6.66 per month and if you need the 1 year subscription package, it will cost you $2.99 per month.

People who wish to subscribe will have a lot of payment methods to choose from. users can pay with credit/debit cards like MasterCard, Visa, AmericanExpress as well as Discovery. There are also options like global payment system, perfect money payment system, PayPal and even Bitcoin. You will also get to enjoy a 7-day money-back guarantee if you subscribe.

Value for money - highlights
  • Multiple payment methods
  • Multiple subscription plans
Value for money - Conclusions
The subscription plans are good, especially the 1 year plan, as it is only $2.99.