ZenMate is a very respectable supplier of VPN services situated in Berlin, Germany, which means you will get German quality combined with protection by some of the strictest privacy laws in the world
ZenMate has a strong network in both North America and Europe. They have up to 60 millions users and that is probably because they offer some free services. The free users could be a problem when it comes to performance, but luckily they separate the paying customers from the free service users.
|Number of countries||30+|
|Number of servers||300+|
Computers and Devices
Zenmate has made their apps very simple and user-friendly, so it is a great solution if you are new to using VPN solutions.
|Mac OS X||Yes|
|iOS (iPhone & iPad)||Yes|
|Amazon Fire TV||Yes|
ZenMate is very simple to use so in many cases that you will not notice what is going on, and ZenMate has all the basic features that keep you safe when you are online.
|Number of simultaneous connections||5 simultaneously|
|Money-back guarantee||14 days|
|No logging policy||Yes|
|Multiple protocols||Open VPN, L2TP, IPsec, iKEv2|
ZenMate accepts most traditional payment methods but they don’t support the anonymous payment methods
|Others (OnionPay, SEPA Bank Transfer, and Trusty Direct bank e-Payments)||Yes|
ZenMate’s great strength is that their apps are extremely simple to use which makes it ideal for everybody who aren’t experts in encryption technology and just want to get started or don’t want mess around with it. However, it might annoy those who love to tweak the settings for their personal preferences.
Germany is very well known for having some of the strictest data and privacy protection laws. ZenMate also adheres to a strict zero log files policy, and their terms of service are some of the clearest among all the VPN providers
One of ZenMate’s strongest selling points is streaming, and they are very dedicated to making sure that you can stream from all the major streaming providers over their network. Actually, they offer a streaming guarantee. When you sign up, you can select your favorite streaming service, and if you are not able to stream from the streaming service you selected, you will be compensated at the next renewal.
Just like every other serious VPN provider, ZenMate offers 256-bit AES for maximum safety.
A few of the online reviews by their customers have shown disappointment because they don’t offer support in German. However, we assume the readers of this blog are satisfied by the English speaking support that is available 24/7.
When it comes to speed and performance, ZenMate is very strong in North America and Europe. If you are in doubt about the performance in your area, you can utilize their 7 days free test or 14 days money back guarantee.
ZenMate does offer file sharing and P2P, even though some sites claims that it is forbidden. It is probably due to changes in their policies since the blog posts where published.
ZenMate is also very into sports streaming and has guides about this as well about how unblocking different instant message applications, YouTube, betting, and porn sites.
Finally, it should be noted that ZenMate also offers business solutions.
ZenMates is great for those who wants a VPN solution that just works. However, those who like to play around and fine tune the settings might be a bit disappointed.