12VPN is a VPN provider based in Hong Kong. It’s not a big player, but being small and being close to China gives this provider certain advantages. 12VPN seems to have strong experience serving China users. On their website you can find special sections with instructions and tips on using VPN in China. 12VPN has server in 16 countries around the globe, including US, UK, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore and more. Users can choose one of the three ways to use 12VPN: VPN, Auto-proxy and SmartDNS.
Astrill VPN used to one of the most popular VPN providers in China. Probably because of this, apparently it has become a target for blocking. As a result, The main domain astrill.com is not accessible from China at this moment. But users can access their website using an alternative domain name: getastrill.com. Astrill has servers in a large number of countries and offers three major connection types: OpenWeb, OpenVPN and StealthVPN. OpenWeb is for web browsing only.
PandaPow WiFi is a VPN router offered by the VPN provider PandaPow. In this review, we will cover features, speed, prices etc. for this VPN router. In addition, we will talk about what is a VPN router and discuss the pros and cons of using this VPN router. Get PandaPow WiFi VPN Router >> Pros: […]
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VPN.ac is a relatively small VPN provider based in Romania. However, this company seems to have a lot of experience serving customers in China. After I signed up their account, the welcome email I received pointed me to their special instruction for China users, which contains information such as which VPN protocols and VPN servers work better in China, as well as suggestions on how to configure DNS servers etc. VPN.ac offers multiple VPN protocol types such as OpenVPN, L2TP/IPSec, PPTP and has multiple VPN nodes in 16 countries.
StrongVPN is one of the most popular VPN providers with world-wide customers. Their main website, StrongVPN.com is currently blocked in China. But you can access their service by using an alternative domain name: MyStrongVPN.com. StrongVPN has servers in 21 countries, including U.S., U.K, Hong Kong, Japan Singapore and many more.
IronSocket is a VPN providers based in Hong Kong. It has over 50 servers in 36 nations, including USA, UK, Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan etc. It supports the following connection protocols: PPTP, L2TP and OpenVPN and also support HTTP Proxy, DNS Proxy (Smart DNS) and SOCKS5 Proxy. IronSocket is not blocked in China. Users can sign up for IronSocket’s services from China, and IronSocket’s VPN service can be used in China.
IPVanish is one of the very popular VPN providers with world-wide customers. Their main website, ipvanish.com is currently blocked in China. If you want to sign up from China, you might have to use a VPN service to visit their website, or you can sign up from a country where it’s not blocked. However, once you’ve signed up and downloaded their VPN client, you can use IPVanish’s service from China without further problems. IPVanish claims to be the “only true tier-1 VPN service in the world”.
SwitchVPN is a VPN providers based in India. SwitchVPN has been providing VPN services to China users since 2010 and it claims to have their network optimized for China. In addition to common payment methods, it also accept Alipay and UnionPay from customers in China. SwitchVPN has servers in 17 countries, including USA, UK, Singapore, Hong Kong etc. It supports the following connection protocols: PPTP, SSTP, L2TP and OpenVPN.