What are VPN Protocols?

VPN protocols are a combination of transmission and encryption technologies used by VPN providers to ensure you get maximum security and speed.

Best VPN Protocol

Since there are a variety of protocol options available, each having their own unique capabilities and strengths to offer, it’s important to compare different protocols to choose the best VPN protocol for your specific needs.

Feature

OpenVPN

PPTP

IKEv2

L2TP

SSTP

VPN ENCRYPTION
  • 160-bit
  • 256-bit
  • 160-bit
  • 256-bit
  • 128-bit
  • 160-bit
  • 256-bit
  • 160-bit
  • 256-bit
PUREVPN APPS SUPPORTED
  • Windows
  • Router
  • Windows
  • Router
  • iOS
  • Windows
  • Router
  • iOS
  • Windows
  • Router
  • iOS
  • Windows
  • Router
  • iOS
MANUAL SETUP SUPPORTED
  • Windows
  • Mac OS X
  • Linux
  • iOS
  • Android
  • Synology
  • Windows
  • Mac OS X
  • Linux
  • iOS
  • Android
  • Synology
  • Windows
  • Mac OS X
  • Linux
  • iOS
  • Android
  • Synology
  • Windows
  • Mac OS X
  • Linux
  • iOS
  • Android
  • Synology
  • Windows
  • Mac OS X
  • Linux
  • iOS
  • Android
  • Synology
VPN SECURITY Works well on most Wi-Fi hotspots, very stable. Stable on NAT-supported devices. Most reliable and stable, even behind wireless routers, on non-reliable networks, and on Wi-Fi hotspots. Masks VPN traffic so it cannot be identified as a VPN connection (via deep packet inspection) and blocked. Works well on most Wi-Fi hotspots, very stable.
Compatibility Most platforms; DD-WRT, Windows, Android, Mac OSX, iOS an Linux All platforms Most platforms;DD-WRT, Windows, Android, Mac OSX, iOS an Linux Most platforms; DD-WRT, Windows, Android, Mac OSX, iOS an Linux Integrated into Windows; Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1

750+ Servers Across 141+ Countries

Our global network of servers allows you to change your IP address right away. PureVPN is not just fast, it’s safe and global as well.

7-Days Money-Back Guarantee

All PureVPN Accounts Have the Following Features

img

Multiple Security Protocols

5 Simultaneous Login

img

750+ Servers in 141 Countries

img

Unlimited Bandwidth

img

Secure Wi-Fi Connection

img

Anonymous Browsing

img

Block Ads, Trackers, And Malware

img

Peer to Peer Sharing

img

Defeat ISP Throttling

img

No Traffic Log

img

24x7 Chat Support

img

Hide IP address