Hide.me is a company based in Malaysia that provides VPN services. It was incepted in the year 2011 and has been rendering its VPN services since then. This is a review on Hide.me in terms of its plans, performance, payment options, customer service and privacy.
Hide.me provides a free plan with 2GB data transfer and needs an email address upon registration.
$10/ month Plus plan– This plan is offered in 29 locations. It gives unlimited bandwidth and a data cap of 75 GB.
$20/ month Premium plan- Similar to the previous plan, this is also available in 29 locations. It gives unlimited data and bandwidth with 5 connections. Besides that, it offers many protocols like PPTP, SSTP, L2TP, IPSEC and OpenVPN.
Hide.me has some attractive features like Limit connectivity, decent download speed, protocols and a compact design. It lets you connect to other servers with one click and lists information in a systematic order.
- Payment options
It offers the flexibility of payment through many providers. You can pay through credit card, PayPal, Bitcoin and several other options.
The website information says that the system is built in such a way that any information of its clients cannot be logged. Information regarding randomly generated user names, and monthly data traffic are used to manage accounts. Personal information such as name, email address, payment details and IP address are kept private.
Besides that, it provides an encryption tunnel between the VPS servers and your device. Therefore, any data that you transfer is safeguarded.
- Money back guarantee
If you are not satisfied with its services, you can avail the offer of 14-days money back guarantee. Hide.me refunds the money within 14 days after activation. However, the eligibility criteria for refund needs you to be within 500 MB bandwidth usage.