The Amazon Fire Stick is an excellent device for accessing content on TV and converting a standard TV into a Smart TV. Amazon Firestick is quite fast, allowing users to enhance their experience even on slower TVs.
As a compact TV Stick, you can take it anywhere and use it on any TV, allowing you to resume your content where you left off. Even if you’re in a different country, you can privately stream all your favorite shows and movies using a VPN. This guide will walk you through the best free VPN for Firestick.
While there are a lot of VPNs available for Firestick on Amazon’s app store, there are many limitations, and apart from that, some of them are secure and can’t unblock streaming platforms.
However, if you’re looking for a free Firestick VPN for a better experience, read on to find the best ones regarding streaming, security, and overall performance without any limitation.
Before moving forward, note that this article is only for educational purposes, and we don’t recommend you use a free VPN if you can afford a paid one as free VPNs have some disadvantages and may give you a false sense of security. Hence, use these free VPNs at your own risk.
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Free VPN for Firestick
We have researched and tried our level best to find some of the best VPNs for Amazon Firestick just for you. Read on to check out the list.
Proton VPN is a VPN service operated by the same company behind the email service Proton Mail. The VPN has no bandwidth limit.
ProtonVPN offers a free plan with unlimited bandwidth. However, with the free plan, you are limited to just three server locations (the US, the Netherlands, and Japan) and aren’t allowed multiple simultaneous connections. But it has multiple servers for a single location.
To enjoy the Proton VPN you need to create an account. It’s quite easy as you can use any of your email to create account. This VPN is fast enough for streaming content abroad and works with numerous platforms, like Netflix US and others.
Atlas VPN is another free VPN service provider for Amazon Firestick. With its free plan, you can get 5GB of protected data. However, just like ProtonVPN, you will get three server locations with the free one.
The free plan also includes a kill switch feature, which protects your IP address when you drop the VPN connection.
When it comes to streaming, you will not be able to enjoy Netflix with the free version and will need a paid plan to stream popular streaming services except YouTube.
|5GB Per Month
Windscribe is a cross-platform VPN service provider that is based in Canada but operates internationally.
It is another good VPN for Firestick to enjoy Netflix. Once you sign up for the free service using email, you will get 10 GB of protected data and 11 server locations, which include the US, Germany, UK, Canada, France, Hong Kong, Netherlands, Romania, Norway, Switzerland, and Turkey.
Although this VPN service collects your information, like the last activity timestamp, it doesn’t collect your browsing history at all.
|2GB Per Month without Email
10GB Per Month with Email
Although the free plan of Hide.me is not perfect, it’s one secure free VPN for Firestick, like Windscribe and Proton VPN. It is certified as one of the most anonymous VPNs on the market.
With Hide.me’s free plan, you will get 10 GB of protected data and 5 server locations, which include the US East, the US West, Canada, the Netherlands, and Germany. You will also get all the features of a paid version with the free plan.
|10GB Per Month
ZoogVPN is another free VPN that you can use for Amazon Firestick. You can choose from PPTP, OpenVPN, L2TP/IPSEC, and the IKEv2 tunneling protocols even with the free plan.
With its free plan, you will get 10 GB of bandwidth and 5 server locations, which include Germany, the USA, the Netherlands, the UK, and Singapore.
|10GB Per Month
How to Get a Free VPN on Firestick
You can easily download and add any VPN listed in this article to your Firestick since all of them are available in the firestick app store. Here’s how you can do it:
Step 1: Navigate to the home screen of the Firestick.
Step 2: Tap on the search box, then type in the name of the VPN you want to download.
Step 3: Choose the correct VPN app from the search results.
Step 4: Click on the Download or Get button.
How to Set Up Free VPN on Firestick
After downloading a VPN app on your Amazon Firestick, you can easily set it up.
First open the VPN app that you downloaded from firestick App Store. You can find it in the All Apps section (icon with three square and a plus).
Open the VPN. Some VPN ask for login, so you might need to create an account if you don’t have one. You can create an account on your PC or phone to make things easier as entering details in firestick via remote can take a long time.
After login, choose the server of your choice. Or you can look for fast server. For example in Proton VPN, it shows the traffic on all free servers, so you can choose the server with less traffic.
Once connected to the server of your choice, you can now go back and enjoy streaming.
Frequently Asked Questions
If you have more queries you can check out answers to some of these common queries.
Q. Are Free VPNs Dangerous?
While we have tried to mention the best possible safe VPNs for Firestick, a free VPN might sell your data, show annoying ads, track your online activity, and others.
Q. Is a Paid VPN Worth it?
If you are looking for a quality VPN that offers better security features, several servers, good bandwidth, and others, then a premium VPN is worth buying.
Q. Which is the best premium VPN for Firestick?
There are many premium VPN service options available for Firestick. ExpressVPN, IP Vanish, Surfshark, NordVPN and CyberGhost are some of the best options for enhanced security and a better experience. However, if you have a low budget or can’t afford a premium VPN service, you can go with any of the free VPNs that we have listed in the article.
So, these are some of the best virtual private networks that you can use free of charge on your Firestick. I hope the article helped you find the best VPN apps to use Firestick anonymously.
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