"Does using VPN slow down my online experience ?" 

 

"Does it take a lot longer when I download file over VPN connections?"

 

One of the many consideration when picking a VPN provider is SPEED?

 

How speed test are perform

- All test are performed over 1Gbps connection using system located physically in the country of test. Windows 10 Desktop 16 GB RAM. Chrome 71.0.3578.98

- Connect test system to VPN server with ExpressVPN software ver ver 6.8.5 (5936)

- Smart location assigned to Singapore - CBD

- 3 or more speed test are perform over VPN against top 3 speedtest system recommended by Speedtest. Highest speed are pick for comparison.

- Baseline - Calculate the % of speed achievable via VPN against speed when not connecting to VPN.  i.e. (100% x (VPN provider / Without VPN))

- Manual select Singapore - Jurong

- You may click on image of each results below to bring you to Speedtest results page.

 

In Singapore - Top achievable download speed 144.76Mbps  (Baseline 16.2%) Top achievable upload speed 140.45Mbps (Baseline 15.5%)

VPN Location Without VPN ExpressVPN test 1 Achievable Speed 

Singapore CBD

(root S.A.)
188.42.255.222

SpeedTest baseline against ExpressVPN

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SpeedTest with ExpressVPN

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 Download 6.2% 

 Upload 5.7%

 

 

VPN Location Without VPN ExpressVPN test 2 Achievable Speed 

Singapore CBD

(root S.A.)
188.42.255.222

SpeedTest baseline against ExpressVPN

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SpeedTest with ExpressVPN

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 Download 5.6% 

 Upload 6.1%