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Old 07-04-2015, 06:54 AM   #811
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use on router = 2 to 3 MB/s, 5 to 6 MB/s if select provpn
Use on PC with Astrill Client= normal full speed
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shall use the client software on the PC then
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Old 07-04-2015, 11:47 AM   #812
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I have come down to 2 VPN to choose from.
HMA or Astrill... But I read that Astrill doesn't work for China website anymore?
Is that true?

Hope to get advice from you guys... Thanks!!!
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Old 07-04-2015, 12:18 PM   #813
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I have come down to 2 VPN to choose from.
HMA or Astrill... But I read that Astrill doesn't work for China website anymore?
Is that true?

Hope to get advice from you guys... Thanks!!!
Hi last year i did travel back to China - Xiamen stay in my wife home town , and I
did subscribe to Astrill VPN services. And it did work on my tablet to my notebook suf
the net and watching YouTube and checking my Google email all without any blocking.

Why not you give a try just subscribe for 3 months use and they do have service
support online chat too.
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Old 07-04-2015, 12:46 PM   #814
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Hi last year i did travel back to China - Xiamen stay in my wife home town , and I
did subscribe to Astrill VPN services. And it did work on my tablet to my notebook suf
the net and watching YouTube and checking my Google email all without any blocking.

Why not you give a try just subscribe for 3 months use and they do have service
support online chat too.
Thanks for your input. But I am not using a VPN from China. I am using locally, to access those geolocked/censored China website. I tried "Hola Better Internet" and it worked in unlocking, but the streaming speed is way too slow. And it doesn't protect your privacy.
That's why I'm looking for a VPN. =)
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Old 07-04-2015, 01:32 PM   #815
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Thanks for your input. But I am not using a VPN from China. I am using locally, to access those geolocked/censored China website. I tried "Hola Better Internet" and it worked in unlocking, but the streaming speed is way too slow. And it doesn't protect your privacy.
That's why I'm looking for a VPN. =)
I was able to stream from China via "China 2" server (Astrill) but slower nowadays compared to last time, not sure about other VPN service providers though.

You can always sign up with Astrill for 7 days free trial. No need to give credit card number upfront.
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Old 07-04-2015, 05:08 PM   #816
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What build is yours? Peach Tea & mine is v2.9.3 build 2025. Just place your mouse cursor over "v2.9.3" for more than a second and it will show you the build version.
Just installed the version from astrill. Same version but newer built. It has the privacy settings. Thanks!
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Old 07-04-2015, 09:29 PM   #817
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Just tested Astrill and PureVPN. Astrill SG server gives me no loss in download speeds (my 100Mbps connection was fully utilised) whereas Pure VPN lingers around 5MB/sec only. You guys could try out Astrill trial with all servers unlocked for 3 days by talking to Live Support on their website. Seriously considering signing up for Astrill now.
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Old 07-04-2015, 10:25 PM   #818
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Just tested Astrill and PureVPN. Astrill SG server gives me no loss in download speeds (my 100Mbps connection was fully utilised) whereas Pure VPN lingers around 5MB/sec only. You guys could try out Astrill trial with all servers unlocked for 3 days by talking to Live Support on their website. Seriously considering signing up for Astrill now.
5MB/s is equivalent to 40Mbps, so, 100Mbps is actually 12.5MB/s
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Old 07-04-2015, 10:28 PM   #819
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Currently using AirVPN.. no complains.

Very stable connection, but of course a speed drop can be felt when you are downloading huge files.
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Old 08-04-2015, 10:23 AM   #820
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5MB/s is equivalent to 40Mbps, so, 100Mbps is actually 12.5MB/s
Yup I get around 12-13MB/s when using Astrill to download big files using IDM (non local server). PureVPN only gives me about 4-5MB/s though.
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Old 08-04-2015, 07:28 PM   #821
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can any PIA users share their speedtest results?

without PIA running, i am able to use 100% of my max speed.

with PIA running, it shows 60% download speed with the speedtest applet directly from PIA website.

with PIA running, it shows 5% download speed from speedtest website directly.

i am connecting to SG server.

why is there such a big disparity?

when i am downloading torrent, the max speed is also 5% max of bandwidth.
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Old 08-04-2015, 08:38 PM   #822
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Is there any danger in using PIA Singapore local server? Or any faster?
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Old 08-04-2015, 09:02 PM   #823
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hope this video help
ExpressVPN no longer has servers in China. And refer to the link posted by Peach Tea http://torrentfreak.com/which-vpn-pr...iously-111007/, i only find Astrill still has server in China, and according to support staff, only using OpenWeb and StealthVPN will be able to access content geo-locked to China. I am still using the 7 Day trial, which unfortunately does not have access to the China server
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Old 08-04-2015, 09:13 PM   #824
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M1 200Mb/s fibre plan



Connected to PureVPN Singapore server

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Old 08-04-2015, 10:12 PM   #825
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do we use fictional particulars when signing up with a vpn provider?
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