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ExpressVPN

(4.7)

Based on 5353 reviews
www.expressvpn.com

Payment methods
Visa, Mastercard, PayPal, iDeal, American Express, Discover, Sofort, Giropay, Bitcoin, Visa Electron, JCB, AliPay, Diners & Web Money
Apps for
Android, Windows, MacOSX, iOS, AndroidTV, Chrome, Firefox & Amazon Fire TV
Protocols
IKEv2, OpenVPN, L2TP, IPSec & PPTP
Other
Free trial
30 days money-back-guarantee
Doesn’t keep logs
3000+ Servers
94+ Countries
160+ Server locations
Contact methods
Social Media
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Rating

BesteVPN.nl has a total of 5353 reviews for ExpressVPN. In total BesteVPN.nl has 49773 reviews. Which means that 11% of all reviews is about ExpressVPN. Our visitors give ExpressVPN an average of 4.7 stars. The average score on BesteVPN.nl is 4.5. With this, ExpressVPN scores higher than average.

ExpressVPN Review

This is the review page of ExpressVPN. Here you will find an in-depth analysis of the use of the VPN service at ExpressVPN. In this review, we look in more detail at the following elements: Speed, installation, app use, the number of servers and countries, support and the various packages and payment options.

ExpressVPN speedtest

We perform speed tests with speedtest.net. In addition, we opt for the server determined by speedtest.net and a multi-connection. First we perform the test without the connection with VPN and then with a VPN connection. We perform these two tests directly one after the other *. After comparing speed with and without VPN, we then perform a test on a VPN server in America.

The speed at our test location is very high. This allows us to fully test the speed of the VPN service.

Speedtest without connection to VPNSpeedtest without connection to VPN
Speedtest connected with VPNSpeedtest connected with VPN
Speedtest connected with VPN in the USASpeedtest connected with VPN in the USA

The speeds at ExpressVPN are very high. Of course the speeds without VPN are not achieved, but the speed that is achieved is more than sufficient to be able to do everything online without bothering you with the VPN connection. With the connection to the American VPN you see that upload, in contrast to the download, does fall sharply. You won’t get any problems with this. Your American VPN is generally used for streaming, with the download speed being the biggest factor.

* Despite the fact that we perform the tests as directly as possible after each other, a speed test depends on many causes. As a result, a speed test is always indicative.

ExpressVPN Ease of installation

The ease of installation at ExpressVPN is very high. After making the payment you will immediately see the screen to download your preferred app. We opted for the Mac installation. In this screen a clear download button appears with an activation code that you have to enter later in the installation process to make your account active in the app.

Download your appDownload your app
Copy your activation codeCopy your activation code
The app is ready for useThe app is ready for use

We have downloaded and tested the Mac app, but ExpressVPN offers many more apps for different systems. See them all below.

All apps of ExpressVPNAll apps of ExpressVPN

ExpressVPN app easy of use

In this analysis, we thoroughly tested the Mac version of the app and found out whether it is handy and functional. The app chooses the best server for you to connect to, your so-called Smart Location (in our case Netherlands - The Hague). Of course you can also choose which server you want to connect to yourself. Switching between different servers is very fast and very intuitive.

The app is well-arrangedThe app is well-arranged
Choose a server from the listChoose a server from the list

In the app it is also possible to indicate which VPN protocol you want to use to connect to the servers. By default, these values are set to an automatic selection. The app then chooses the protocol that is most suitable for you at that time. Do you want to be in control? Then you can easily adjust that in the app.

Choose a protocol yourself or determine automaticallyChoose a protocol yourself or determine automatically

The app also gives the possibility to do a speed test to all VPN servers that ExpressVPN offers. We have of course tested this but are not very satisfied with it. The function can be useful if you have no insight at all. We believe, however, that you often make the choice yourself to which server you can connect and the test took a very long time to complete, during the test we chose to abort the test because it took us too long.

Do a speedtest to determine the fastest serverDo a speedtest to determine the fastest server

ExpressVPN servers and countries

At ExpressVPN you can connect to approximately 3000 servers, at 160 locations in 94 countries. This gives you enough options to always be able to connect to the right server or location. The number of servers at ExpressVPN is really great and therefore scores very well.

A lot of servers to choose fromA lot of servers to choose from

ExpressVPN support

We are going to test the support of ExpressVPN by starting a live chat about a fairly simple question. We then look at how quickly customer service responds and how quickly our question is answered. In addition, we also check whether the customer service representative is friendly to us, even though we ask a fairly simple question.

After asking the question I received an answer from a person after 10 seconds. He first asked for our email address in order to be able to reach me in the event of a broken chat. After giving the email address it took 3 minutes before the question was actually answered. The answer was sufficient and accurate. When canceling the chat we asked to send us a copy of the chat to our email. I received the email with the chat history 3 hours later.

After sharing these results, we look at the support page of ExpressVPN. Is the support page intuitive? Do you find the answers to your questions quickly?

The support page of ExpressVPN is clearThe support page of ExpressVPN is clear

The support page is well-arranged and easy to reach. There is a clear search function available, which helped perfectly with our searches. Furthermore, you can quickly click through to the most frequently asked questions, live chat (24/7 support) and manuals for setting up the VPN. They have made many videos to provide simple explanations about the use of the VPN connection.

ExpressVPN packages and payment options

At ExpressVPN they have one product and that product is exactly what you are looking for, VPN. The costs at ExpressVPN are quite high, but they also provide a high-quality VPN service for that. As with many, the longer you order the service, the lower the cost per month. View the costs per period in the table below.

Package Connections Data limit Renews automatically Length Package price
VPN 5 No limit Yes 30 dagen € 11,78 Order
180 € 54,54 Order
1 jaar € 90,92 Order

You can try the services at ExpressVPN by taking out a subscription and canceling your subscription within 30 days if you don’t like it. Within these 30 days, they have a money-back-guarantee. We have tried this money-back-guarantee. We were promised the money back without asking, and yes, within 3 working days we had the money back on our account.

You can pay in 14 ways at ExpressVPN. This allows you to use almost all possible payment options at ExpressVPN. Paying with Bitcoin is also possible, this ensures that you remain even more anonymous.

Conclusion review about ExpressVPN

We are very happy with the service that ExpressVPN offers. The VPN service is fast, the app is easy to use and support helps you exactly where you need it. All these plus points come with a high price, which we at BesteVPN.nl therefore also find the only real disadvantage. After this review we definitely recommend you to try ExpressVPN!

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Reviews


Mr Gibson gave ExpressVPN: 5 stars

Express VPN is the best I've found so far - better than Nord VPN and light years ahead of all the others; good connection stability and network speeds that works well for BBC iPlayer and Netflix - but only in a couple of countries - for a reasonable price and ease of use.

Greg Kinney gave ExpressVPN: 5 stars

I have been with Express VPN for over 2 years now and never have had a problem with internet VPN speed or connections. I utilize a router with Express VPN firmware, as well as use the Express VPN app while traveling. The must have features for VPN are: 1. Fast reliable vpn connection to server. 2. Numerous VPN servers. Express VPN has multiple fast reliable servers located all over the world.3. No logging of your connection to any server so your privacy is 100% protected. 4. Automatic "kill" switch feature that disconnects from internet if your VPN connection ever went down. 5. Good reliable customer service. Express VPN has 24 hour a day customer service and can resolve any problem you may encounter. Express VPN has all of above "must haves" and more. I highly recommend this VPN service. Excellent service and well worth the investment. Try them out...you will not be disappointed.

DeltaForce gave ExpressVPN: 5 stars

I have been a regular user since two years. So far I am yet to come across anything that made me think about other services even remotely. Sometimes I wonder how can this be so good. This is not to say that its perfect, but its as good as it can get at this point in time. I have recommended this to many of my friends and collegues. But ExpressVPN did not give me any discounts :-(. I still stick to them becuase the service is just awesome. I have contacted support 2 times in the last two years and my issues were resolved within 2 minutes as well. They continue to mature as a service as time progresses. All geo-locked services are unlocked unapologetically. The only gripe for now is that the Windows client takes about 10 seconds to boot, while my Windows 10 OS itself boots in about 12 seconds.

Sandi Dee gave ExpressVPN: 4 stars

Easy to use, fast connection. I am very pleased with this app. Thank you.

Anna Arman gave ExpressVPN: 5 stars

Express VPN is the best Vpn connection I could find, I am using it for almost 5 mounth, it works very good. I hadn't any problems with it

Shyyan Ali gave ExpressVPN: 4 stars

I got EVPN solely to download torrent files at university as the university's internet settings preventing P2P file sharing and EVPN was subscribed to as a means of circumventing that restriction. I could download files at home on my ADSL+ broadband connection but when it came to downloading large files it was a problem as it took hours or even days. Therefore when I'm at university I enable EVPN and away I am. On occasions I was able to download 100GB of data over P2P in approximately 4 hours - not bad at all! Not only is it fast and has various servers within the UK (where I am) but also in neighboring Europe and across the world. In terms of speed it's not only fast but importantly stable; by stable I mean to say that when downloading a file (P2P or regular file) its speed remains consistent. The only comparison I can personally make is with Kaspersky Secure Connection which compared with EVPN is very cheap and on most days is sufficient to do the job. In fact KSC is at times faster than EVPN but the drawback is that its connection(s) are not as relatively stable as EVPN. But this is not a major problem. I obtained a whole years subscription with KSC for £19.99 whereas with EVPN I was paying approximately £11.00 per month! Hence I've given 4 stars otherwise in terms of speed, stability and choice of servers and worldwide coverage it's definitely 5 stars.

Tid Dpx gave ExpressVPN: 5 stars

I recommend Express VPN because it provides fast connections and access to many servers across the world. Definitely worth the price, removes almost all geo blocks and the customer support is so helpful and responsive.

ChefFred gave ExpressVPN: 5 stars

Works incredibly well. Recommend it

Aworan gave ExpressVPN: 5 stars

Amazing Service, No Latency

Moreeseb Andrew gave ExpressVPN: 5 stars

Love it so far :) its been running great

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