FrootVPN review

October 2017
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FrootVPN might not offer hundreds of server locations, but its security, anonymity and privacy services are top-notch.
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Overall score
6.7
Highlights
  • 5 simultaneous connections
  • Strong encryption
  • P2P/Torrenting allowed
Best for:
privacy
Gaming
privacy
Sports
privacy
Pandora
privacy
Hiding IP
Supports:
privacy
Roku
privacy
Kodi
privacy
Hulu
privacy
HBO

FrootVPN Ratings

7.9
privacy
Privacy
7.1
speed-performance
Speed & Performance
6.3
apps
Apps
5.5
server
Servers
6.6
support
Support
6.7
Value for Money
Overall score

6.7

General overview

The goal of FrootVPN is simply to ensure that people are secured online and to give them an ability to become anonymous. This is their selling point to clients. When you go to their site, you will be greeted with messages of their commitment to offer affordable but high-quality services and protection. And they do their best to accomplish this. Because of this, they focus on user-friendliness, reliability, speed, and security for all their customers.

They have servers in different locations in 4 countries, and these include the US, Canada, Sweden and France. When you subscribe to their services, you will enjoy high-speed, secure and encrypted connections as well as full anonymity.

FrootVPN general highlights:

Overall Rank
#72
Money-back guarantee
30
Setup time
1 min.
Device count per license
5
Mobile apps
iOS & Android
Best price
$2.99/month
Overview - conclusion
FrootVPN do not have servers in many countries, but they focus on user-friendliness, reliability, speed, and security for all their customers.
Privacy
7.9

In the bid to make sure that people enjoy the variety they have been craving for, FrootVPN offers the three best protocols: the popular OpenVPN and L2TP and PPTP protocols. Moreover, all of the data is encrypted with 2048-bit encryption and PGP (Pretty Good Privacy) key is available as well.

FrootVPN guarantees its users that there are no logs kept. They do not save or store nor traffic, nor data logs. IP addresses or connection logs won't be stored or kept too.

Privacy - highlights
  • A variety of protocols
  • No-logs policy
Privacy - Conclusions
FrootVPN has a variety of protocols to choose from and strong encryption and they keep no logs as well.
Features
7.1

The features you will enjoy include anonymous surfing as well as the ability to access blocked and restricted content both in terms of strreaming services and websites. Your safety is also guaranteed with the hiding of your IP and location, so you will become untraceable. FrootVPN state that you will enjoy a 99.9% of uptime and will be given the chance to engage in Torrenting and other P2P activities. Furthermore, they offer up to 5 simultaneous connections.

The speed of their connections is commendable and they also offer extensive set up guides that make things easy for customers.

Features - highlights
  • P2P/Torrenting allowed
  • 5 simultaneous connections
  • No killswitch
  • Few server locations
Features - Conclusions
FrootVPN offers 99% uptime, P2P/Torrenting as well as high-speed servers and unlimited bandwidth.
Apps
6.3

It is fair to say that FrootVPN does not cover many platforms, operating systems, and devices at this time. Their connection is supported by only Mac, Android, Linux and Windows apps and software at the time.

Apps - highlights
  • Extensive setup guides
  • Covers only 4 platforms
Apps - Conclusions
FrootVPN supports only Mac, Android, Linux and Windows operating systems.
Support
6.6

FrootVPN's customer support system is great when you talk about their availability and timely response. Yes, they will be there to answer and take care of your problems. But that is only through the ticket email system. They are deficient in some other support areas, as live chat is not available.

Support - highlights
  • Fast response time
  • 24/7/365 support
  • No live chat
Support - Conclusions
Customer support offers timely response and they are available 24/7/365, but live chat is not.
Value for money
6.7

With FrootVPN, you get a good price/quality and service ratio. They subscription plans include the $4.99 monthly package, the 3 months package which is $3.99 per month as well as the yearly package that costs $2.99/month. You save 50% and 63% respectively on the last two. People who subscribe to any of the plans will also get to enjoy a money back guarantee for 30 days in case they are not happy with FrootVPN's services.

People can pay with their credit and debit cards like MasterCard, AmericanExpress, Visa, and others. PayPal and Perfect Money are also acceptable and recently they have also started accepting payments BitCoin.

Value for money - highlights
  • Multiple payment methods
  • 30-day money back guarantee
Value for money - Conclusions
They have many payment methods, a few subscription plans and offer 30-day money back guarantee.
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