The search large initially mentioned that the service would arrive within the “coming weeks” however now only one week later, its new VPN is already rolling out to Android gadgets.
Not like different VPN providers the place customers enroll and pay a month-to-month subscription to make use of them, Google VPN is definitely part of the corporate’s Google One bundle which additionally contains Google Drive cloud storage, Gmail, Google Images, Google Workspace, 10% again in Google Retailer rewards and the flexibility to share the plan with as much as 5 extra folks.
Google One provides 100GB, 200GB, 2TB and 10TB plans which vary in value from $19.99 a yr for the 100GB plan all the best way as much as $49.99 per thirty days for the 10TB plan. Nevertheless, to get entry to Google VPN customers might want to have no less than the 2TB plan for $9.99 per thirty days.
To get began utilizing Google VPN throughout its preliminary rollout, customers may even have to have both an Android system or a Chromebook with Android app assist and stay within the US.
Utilizing Google VPN
Customers that meet the entire necessities can start utilizing Google VPN by opening the Google One app on their Android system and tapping on the “Dwelling” tab. There you may discover a card which reads “On-line safety with a VPN”.
From right here, you may be delivered to a brand new web page with the title “VPN by Google”. Scroll midway by way of the web page till you discover a button that claims “Allow VPN”. Tapping on this button will activate Google VPN and a message will seem in your notification panel informing you that you simply’re now related.
For simpler entry to Google VPN, you can too add a VPN toggle to Android’s Fast Settings menu. As soon as arrange, you’ll hook up with the service with out first having to open the Google One app in your Android smartphone.
Whereas Google VPN is just accessible for customers within the US with Android gadgets in the meanwhile, Google plans to broaden the service to different platforms resembling iOS and Home windows in addition to to extra international locations within the coming months.
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