how to setup vpn on samsung galaxy s10

How to Setup VPN on Samsung S10

Samsung has finally unveiled the latest addition to its flagship model, the Galaxy S series. Yes, we are talking about the new and improved Samsung Galaxy S10 and S10 Plus boasting the most awaited Infinity-O screen display.

Releasing in March 2019, the new S series boasts a beautiful 6.4 inch super AMOLED display with the bezels taking little space and giving more room to the pixels to fill the screen with its marvelous Q-HD display.

One of the most astounding aspects of the S10 smartphone is its 10MP front camera which has now been moved a few inches below and onto the screen itself like a small “punch hole”. The smartphone also offers triple lens rear camera: 16MP, 12MP and 12MP. Following are some additional specifications of Samsung Galaxy S10:

  • 9 x 70.4 x 7.8mm dimension
  • Android 9.0 Pie
  • Octa-core chipset
  • 8GB RAM
  • 3,400 mAh battery
  • 128/512MB internal memory
  • Up to 1TB external memory support

Well, if you are ready to upgrade your smartphone to Galaxy S10, we recommend that you should also learn how to setup a VPN on Samsung S10 now.

VPNs give you the peace of mind you want when it comes to protecting your privacy and the integrity of your online data. Once you have a VPN installed on your S10, you would be free from the worries of ISP monitoring, government surveillance, data retention laws, country-specific restrictions, and other problems that are a nuisance on the Internet.

PureVPN’s Android App is 100% Compatible with Samsung S10

Luckily for you, PureVPN offer a fully compatible Android application. Here’s why you should turn to PureVPN to protect your Android device:

We own a high volume of VPN servers that are stationed around the globe for better coverage, connectivity and accessibility. In fact, with the availability of 300,000+ IP addresses from 180+ locations, you get seamless access to 1,000+ popular streaming channels and hundreds of thousands of more websites that are country specific only.


Aside from fastest streaming, PureVPN comes with the powerful set of anonymity features that ensure you the not only your activities are anonymous to the ISP but also completely hidden from any prying eyes. For starters, we offer IPv6 leak protection as well as DNS leak protection that promises you uninterrupted anonymity 24/7. Moreover, with Internet Kill Switch (IKS) toggled on, you will be able to keep your VPN activities private during unexpected disconnection.

What you would find most amazing is that PureVPN offers 5 multi-logins capability. In other words, you only need a single VPN account and use the application on 5 devices simultaneously.

Plus, you aren’t limited to your Android device only when it comes to privacy protection. You can visit our Download page and find the compatible application for the desired device.

How to Setup VPN Manually on Samsung S10

If you do not want to get our app, then we have a step-by-step guide on setting up a VPN manually on your Android device for users who don’t want to install the app. Currently, you can setup PureVPN on your Android devices using two tunneling protocols namely PPTP and L2TP/IPSec.

Android (9.0) PPTP Manual Configuration

  1. Tap settingsPPTP 1
  2. Tap Network and Internet
  3. Tap AdvancedPPTP-3
  4. Tap VPNPPTP-4
  5. Tap the + icon
  6. Type: Select PPTP from the drop menu
  7. Enter the following details:
  8. Type Server Address:
  9. Uncheck: PPP encryption (MPPE)
  10. Insert Username and Password
  11. Tap Save
  12. Tap on “PureVPN” to connect.
  13. You should be connected now!!

Android (9.0) L2TP Manual Configuration

  1. Tap settingsL2TP-1
  2. Tap Network and Internet
  3. Tap AdvancedL2TP-3
  4. Tap VPNL2TP-4
  5. Tap the + icon
  6. Type: Select L2TP/IPsec PSK from the drop menu
  7. Enter the following details:
  8. Type Server Address:
  9. IPSec pre-shared key: 12345678
  10. Insert Username and Password
  11. Tap Save
  12. Tap on “PureVPN L2TP” to connect.
  13. You should be connected now!!

Now that you know how to setup a VPN on Samsung Galaxy S10, subscribe to PureVPN now and enjoy complete online privacy.

An information security analyst in the making, a father of an adorable kid and a technology writer (Contributor). He can be found lurking around top network security blogs, looking for scoops on information security and privacy trends.

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