4 best browsers with built-in VPN you should use in 2019
The best way to protect your identity online is to use a virtual private network solution that conceals your identity. VPNs also help in bypassing the state put restrictions as well as allows you to access the region-restricted content on the internet.
To make it easier for internet users, a lot of modern browsers now offer built-in VPN with their software.
Browsers with built-in VPN allow you to access region-restricted content and unblock any website without having to install a third-party VPN client.
However, with so many options around, it can be confusing to choose the best browser with the VPN feature. To make it a little bit easier for you, we have put together a list of best browsers with built-in VPN to help you keep your browsing session a private affair.
UR Browser is one of the newest kids in the block but comes with some amazing features. Apart from the fact that it features a built-in VPN support, it also has some serious privacy features to keep you safe online.
Whether it is launching the web browser or the web page, UR Browser is fast. The built-in ad-blocker makes sure that the web page does not load any ads or scripts resulting in faster web page loading time.
Compared to Chrome, UR browser doesn’t seem to affect the system performance heavily. Even with multiple tabs open, the browser controls resource usage well.
UR Browser comes with features like built-in virus scanner that scan all the downloaded files, alerts the user about the suspicious site before loading the web page, and uses the secure version of all the sites when available.
Also, there’s the 2048-bit RSA encryption which ensures safe browsing and information exchange.
UR Browser also allows you to customize the look of the browser with wallpapers from the browser catalog as well custom wallpapers from the users.
Being one of the oldest browsers, Opera has also released a new version of the Opera browser for both PC and smartphone.
Coming to the VPN features of the browser, it is not the fastest of the lot when compared to the independent VPN clients. However, it serves the purpose and offers unlimited bandwidth over VPN.
Users can selectively enable or disable the VPN based on the site. Also, the VPN can be configured to only start when in the Incognito mode.
For user security, Opera offers security badges to alert the user, fraud and malware protection, ad blocker to block unwanted ads and offers cryptocurrency mining protection.
In addition, it also offers extension support, Facebook Messenger integration with chat head support, VR player support, built-in snapshot tool, battery saver and more.
Tor is a multi-platform web browser with excellent privacy tools to protect your data from the prying eyes as well as access region-restricted content and websites.
Even if Tor is blocked by your ISP or the state, you can configure Tor to connect to a bridge during the setup process.
Apart from unblocking the websites, Tor browser is the only browser that allows you to access the sites with the .onion suffix.
Tor is an excellent browser if you want to access those forbidden websites as well as have a browser with an effective anti-surveillance tool and unblock restricted websites.
Epic Privacy Browser
Epic Privacy Browser, as the name indicates is built around keeping the user privacy in mind.
Apart from a built-in ad-blocker and VPN, Epic Privacy Browser also comes with a built-in Download manager that allows you to download audio and video from the various site without having to juggle with the URL, etc.
The browser claims to offer an extreme level of privacy by blocking ads, tracker, fingerprinting, crypto mining, ultrasound signaling and more. The free VPN does not have any restrictions as such but only available in 8 countries.
Epic Privacy Browser is based on the Chromium project (used by Google Chrome) which makes it flexible with the Windows system, and the Chromium project is backed by both Microsoft and Google as well, so the reliability is not an issue.
The built-in proxy encrypts your data and hides your location but lets you access blocked sites on the internet. It also comes with a built-in price tracker that allows you to track prices for various online shopping sites.
What to do if you want to use browsers like Firefox and Chrome with VPN?
Chrome and Firefox don’t come with built-in VPN support. However, you can add a third-party VPN extension to perform the same task.
Most of the VPN extensions have some limitations but offer enough bandwidth to bypass region restricted websites as well offer some anonymity.
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