What separates Hotspot shield vpn android from other VPN Applications is it can tunnel your traffic through ICMP(IP over ICMP). This means you can browse the internet even if you are only allowed to send ping requests and internet browsing is blocked on your firewall.
-Access blocked websites and apps such as Facebook, YouTube, Netflix, BBC, ITV Player, and Pandora
-Get unrestricted access to mobile VoIP services and messaging apps such as Skype and Viber around the world
-Switch virtual locations with ease; we have dedicated servers in Australia, Canada, China, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Japan, UK, US,
-Smart protection: Automatically enable the optimal protection based on the network’s security level, so you do not need to turn it on and off every time
-Selected sites: Selectively protect/unblock the sites & apps of your choice only
-Secure all online activity with banking-level encryption on any public or private network
-Mask your IP address for maximum privacy & security while preventing hackers from stealing your personal information
-Works like a proxy but with richer functionality
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PC Magazine “By using VPN technology to encrypt all traffic…. Hotspot Shield Wifi & proxy protects all digital communication including browsing, e-mail, text messaging, and communication by apps.”
Lifehacker "If you're concerned about threats like Firesheep or you know how easy it is to sniff out passwords and cookies, you may want to give the app a try."
"Control your internet Privacy and Security - I've now tried them all (VPNs) as I travel 200k miles each year. This is the only VPN that works consistently, especially in MENA and APAC. This is the only one with REAL support. If you want the Internet privacy, security (& Pandora when you are outside the US), then look no further. JMHO" – Cster