What is VyprVPN Free?

VyprVPN Free is no longer offered. If you have a VyprVPN Free account, you will need to upgrade your account to one of our VyprVPN paid accounts. See step 5 below for instructions.


  1. What is VyprVPN Free?

    VyprVPN Free is a VyprVPN account type available for sign-up via the iOS and Android VyprVPN apps, and the Desktop VyprVPN apps. 

    The account includes:

    • Free one time 1 GB of data usage
    • 2 simultaneous connections
    • PPTP, L2TP/IPSec, OpenVPN and Chameleon protocols
    • VyprDNS, an exclusive DNS service provided by Golden Frog
    • NAT Firewall
    • Access to Cyphr, a free encrypted messaging app
  2. Can I use VyprVPN on Desktop with a VyprVPN Free account?

    Yes, you may use any of the VyprVPN for Desktop apps in conjunction with your VyprVPN Free account. However, desktop usage will count towards your free data usage. 

  3. Can I use a manual VPN setup?

    No, VyprVPN Free customers can only connect to the VPN using our mobile or desktop applications. 

  4. How do I monitor my data usage?

    In the mobile apps, you can monitor your data usage in the Settings area of the app.

    In the desktop apps, you can monitor your data usage in the Options or Preferences menu.

    When you log into the VyprVPN app, you may also receive a data usage notification depending on how much data you've used.

  5. How can I upgrade my VyprVPN Free account to an unlimited-use account?

    You may upgrade to a paying VyprVPN account that offers unlimited data usage.

    To upgrade to any of the unlimited VyprVPN accounts, you may log in to the Golden Frog control panel, select the VyprVPN tab, select an account type, and then enter your billing information. You may also upgrade to an unlimited account from the VyprVPN Android or iOS apps. If you are using the iOS app, you can choose to upgrade to a non-recurring 1 month or 1 year plan. Purchasing for those options is done through iTunes.

  6. Once I've upgraded to a paid, unlimited plan, can I get another VyprVPN Free account?

    No, users are allowed only one VyprVPN Free account.

  7. How do I remove my VyprVPN Free account?

    To remove your account, follow these step by step instructions to cancel your account. If you are experiencing issues with your account please allow our expert support staff to help.

If you need any further assistance, please contact support and we'll be happy to help!

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