Best VPN Services

Pricing Is Based On $1 = R17.38     Updated At 2020-05-27 10:05

IPVanish

VPN Features
Dedicated IP No
Max Devices 10
Server Count 1400+
Free Trial 7-day money-back guarantee.
Payment Methods Credit Card, PayPal
1 MONTH

R174

($10)

12 MONTHS

R1,356

($77.99)

NordVPN

VPN Features
Dedicated IP $70 Per Year
Max Devices 6
Server Count 5500+
Free Trial 30-day money-back guarantee.
Payment Methods Bitcoin, Sofort, Credit Card, Stripe, Amazon Pay, PayPal, Alipay, UnionPay
1 MONTH

R208

($11.95)

12 MONTHS

R1,458

($83.88)

VyprVPN

VPN Features
Dedicated IP No
Max Devices 5
Server Count Unknown
Free Trial 30-day money-back guarantee.
Payment Methods Credit Card, PayPal
1 MONTH

R225

($12.95)

12 MONTHS

R782

($45)

ExpressVPN

VPN Features
Dedicated IP No
Max Devices 7
Server Count 3000+
Free Trial 30-day money-back guarantee.
Payment Methods Bitcoin, PayPal, Credit Card
1 MONTH

R225

($12.95)

12 MONTHS

R1,737

($99.95)

VPN South Africa FAQ

Q: Is a VPN Illegal In South

No, it is perfectly legal to make use of a VPN. You do need to check with local law authority as to which activities are illegal to make use of a VPN with in South Africa. For most activities like streaming it is legal but might in in breach of the streamig service's terms and conditions.

Q: Do I need a VPN for streaming movies ?

In most cases no, if you are making use of any of the locally available streaming services, like Netflix, Google Play, Amazon Prime Video and DSTV, you don't require a VPN just a decent internet connection. 10 Mbps or more to stream in HD quality.
You can look at our streaming services comparison page to see which streaming services are available to South Africans.

Q: When should I use my VPN ?

Whenever you are making use of a public hotspot or when using an unsecured connection. Coffeshops, Airport lounges or anywhere else in South Africa where you might think the connection is not 100% secure, switch on your VPN.

Q: Is it hard to configure and use a VPN ?

No if you can install and operate a browser extension, you can make use of a VPN in South Africa.

Q: Will a VPN help me when I'm shaped or throttled ?

If your ISP is shaping your connection, based on activities or protocols like torrents or streaming a VPN might help to mask these activities and thus your ISP, won't be able to shape you based on protocols or services.
For throttling the VPN is less effective since it usually happens on an ISP account level rather than a internet service level like http, mail or streaming.

Q: Will a VPN help increase my speed tests ?

Depending on your ISP and how they manage their traffic via shaping or throttling, it might increase your internet speed test score.

Q: Does CybeGhostVPN work in South Africa ?

Yes, they do. All the VPN's listed here works in South Africa.