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UpdatedOct 15, 2020, 11:43 am EDT| 5 min read
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Ivan Marc/ShutterstockVirtual Private Networks (VPNs) are very useful, whether you’re traveling the world or just using public Wi-Fi at a coffee shop in your hometown. But you don’t necessarily have to lớn pay for a VPN service—you could host your own VPN hệ thống at home.

Your home Internet connection’s upload speed will really matter here. If you don’t have much upload bandwidth, you may just want lớn use a paid VPN service. Internet service providers usually offer much less upload bandwidth than they do download bandwidth. Still, if you do have the bandwidth, setting up a VPN vps at trang chủ might be just the right thing for you.

Why You Might Want to bởi This

A trang chủ VPN gives you an encrypted tunnel to lớn use when on public Wi-Fi, và can even allow you lớn access country-specific services from outside the country—even from an Android, game ios device, or a Chromebook. The VPN would provide secure access khổng lồ your trang chủ network from anywhere. You could even allow access to other people, making it easy lớn give them access to servers you’re hosting on your trang chủ network. This would allow you to play PC games designed for a LAN over the Internet, too—although there are easier ways khổng lồ set up a temporary network for PC gaming.

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VPNs are also useful for connecting khổng lồ services when traveling. For example, you could use the US version of Netflix or other streaming sites when traveling outside the US.

Why You Might Not Want to vì chưng This

If you’re like the vast majority of home internet users, you’ve got extremely limited and possibly slow upload bandwidth, & you might even have bandwidth limits or caps—unless you’ve got gigabit fiber at home, setting up your own VPN server is going to be the slowest option you can choose.


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The other problem is that some of the biggest reasons to use a VPN are khổng lồ shift your geographic location khổng lồ somewhere else lớn bypass geographical locks on websites or streaming services or mask your location for privacy reasons—and a trang chủ VPN server isn’t going lớn really help you with either one of these scenarios if you’re connecting from your home area.

Using a real VPN service is going to lớn give you the fastest speeds, geo-shifting, and location masking, without any of the trouble of setting up and maintaining a server for yourself. The only downside of a real VPN service is that it’ll cost you a few dollars a month. These are our favorite picks for the best VPN services:

It’s also worth mentioning that if you set up a VPN server at home instead of using a third-party VPN service, you should make sure that it’s always patched at all times for security holes.


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