ProtonVPN is a new entrant in the VPN industry, its privacy control is well regarded also due to the fact that it is by the founders of Protonmail. Proton is available in both free and paid versions. You can watch Netflix with its free VPN service and there are no caps on bandwidth.
Access to servers in the Netherlands, Japan, USA, and Switzerland and watch American Netflix free. Proton VPN Plus servers in the U.S. now support Netflix, Hulu and Prime Video streaming.
Proton VPN recently announced that it has added support for some video streaming services on its ProtonVPN Plus servers in the United States.
The websites that are now supported include Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime Video U.S. In order to access the Plus servers, you will need a Proton VPN Plus or Visionary account, which you can buy from here.
Our Experience with ProtonVPN For American Netflix
Netflix on ProtonVPN works okay on low resolution, there were noticeable drops in speeds but we were able to connect to Netflix. The user application is easy to understand and intuitive.
The speed with VPN: 18.5 MB – 35% fall
Note: Secure Streaming is not officially supported on mobile phones with VPN right now, only desktop devices are supported.
Install and Setting up ProtonVPN Computer
Download ProtonVPN from its official website once downloaded. We keen on this in other to have the right app on your device.
Step 1 ====> Go to the downloads folder in your PC and double click the protonvpn.exe installation file
Step 2 ====> A new window will pop-up asking Do you want to allow this app to make changes click yes
Step 3 ====> Click I Agree and then press next
Step 4 ====> Now click on install
Step 5 ====> The installer window will now open, click on install
Step 6 ====> After installation, the Proton VPN application will start
Now that the application has been installed connect to an American server and unblock your favourite content using the free VPN. The more secure is through the premium account, this simply meant you need to subscribe to be sure of your security.
Alternatively, you may follow the steps below to configure Proton VPN to stream Netflix and other streaming programs.
How to Watch Netflix With ProtonVPN
Follow the steps below will guide you on how to watch Netflix with Proton VPN on many devices excluding mobile devices.
Step 1 ====> Get a ProtonVPN Plus or Visionary subscription:
If you already have a Plus or Visionary Proton VPN account, you have no problem.
If you have a Free or Basic plan, you can upgrade by logging into your account here and selecting Plus or Visionary from your account Dashboard.
Step 2 ====> Buy a Netflix subscription:
If you already have a Netflix subscription, you are good to go. But otherwise, you need to subscribe now. To watch Netflix on our VPN, you will need a valid US Netflix subscription.
Note: Netflix offers a Basic plan at $7.99 per month (can only stream on one screen, no HD), a Standard plan at $11 per month (stream on two screens at once, HD included), and a Premium plan (steam on four screens at once, HD and Ultra HD included).
Step 3 ====> Install our VPN app and connect to any US Plus server:
You need to download the Proton VPN app for your operating system. Secure Streaming is available for Windows, macOS, and Linux devices as we mentioned above. here are the links to get it to download on your devices.
Now to start watching Netflix, click on Connect next to any United States server marked with a “P” icon.
In case you have difficulties in streaming Netflix after the above settings, then you can proceed to the next step as stated below.
Step 4 ====> Start watching Netflix securely with your Proton VPN:
Now you are ready to safely stream Netflix shows with Proton VPN. What’s more, ProtonVPN also enables you to stream Hulu, sporting events (like football and F1 racing), and other programmes
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ProtonVPN is actively routing connections to Netflix via other servers. Netflix will eventually catch on and block that IP range and ProtonVPN will route that traffic to a new IP range that is why is good to watch American Netflix with ProtonVPN.
One thing to be noted is that not even one Free VPN provider can access the foreign libraries of Netflix seamlessly. If you are Netflix lovers, you will need a premium VPN service of Proton VPN