Nord VPN Review
Nord VPN is one of the best buddies in VPN industry. Its packages are competently priced, the protocols are as per industry-standard and also its server count are optimal.
- Protocols & Servers in Countries
Nord VPN offers the PPTP, L2TP and OpenVPN protocols. These protocols are available through an expanding server count that currently stands at 20.
A detailed server list of Nord VPN’s servers is also available on its official website. This list also shares the overview of superlative representation of the load on each server.
Nord VPN offers four different kind of subscription pricing packages.
- 1 month subscription for € 8.00
- 3 month subscription for € 16.00 (at € 5.30 per month)
- 6 month subscription for € 30.00 (at € 5.00 per month)
- 12 month subscription for € 70.90 (at € 4.00 per month)
All four packages offer PPTP, L2TP and OpenVPN protocols with servers in over 15 countries.
- Free Trial
Nord VPN also offer an unmatched service of free trial for the customer who wants to take a that before going for paid subscription.Nord VPN manage it with a list of free Proxies, that they assign to free trial customers so that they can get to know on what they got if they become its member.
- Customer Support
Nord VPN’s though have a drawback of customer support infrastructure. There is no ‘Support’ button on top and the LiveChat is not as much active as it should be and users are left with the option of opening trouble tickets and leaving emails to customer service.
- Customized Software & Application Platforms
Nord VPN is extensively compatible. There are tutorials available for compatibility with Windows (Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8), Linux, Mac OS-X, Linux, iPhone and iPad. However, excluding Windows and Mac, there are certain compatibility restrictions. Nord VPN only provides PPTP and L2TP protocols on iPhone, iPad and Android platforms. Only PPTP and OpenVPN are available for users looking to use Nord VPN on Linux.
- Types of IP Offered
Nord VPN only offers dynamic IPs but but one can get unique static IP’s just by simply contacting through “contact us ” form shown on website.The L2TP/IPSec provided by Nord VPN uses AES-256 encryption while OpenVPN uses 2048 bit SSL encryption. Nord VPN’s PPTP protocol uses MPPE-128 encryption.
- EPayment Methods Allowed
Nord VPN accepts, Bitcoin, PaySera, WebMoney, Discover and Paypal in inclusion to most credit cards.
NordVPN has servers in 20 countries.