TunnelBear VPN was founded in 2011 by IT professionals who envisaged a world where the internet was completely safe and private for everyone while access to the internet was equal for all. This vision led these professionals to develop a high quality VPN service by the name of TunnelBear. TunnelBear is based out of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. TunnelBear works very hard to develop its easy to use applications for all computing devices.
TunnelBear Protocol Support
TunnelBear has its servers placed in the US and UK and supports OpenVPN protocol for safe and effective tunneling and encryption of user data.
TunnelBear Device/OS Support
TunnelBear can be used simultaneously on one laptop and two mobile devices. Moreover, TunnelBear is compatible with Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Mac OS X 10.6.8 and later versions of the operating systems, iPhone and iPad running at least iOS 5, and Android Ice Cream Sandwich and above.
TunnelBear VPN Packages
TunnelBear has developed three different package plans titled Little, Giant, and Grizzly.
• The Little package plan is free and comes with 500MB of limit that can be utilized over a period of one month. If the user avails the Twitter promotion going on, an extra 1GB of limit is allotted to the user.
• The Giant package plan is offered at $4.99 per month. This is a monthly package exclusively and offers unlimited internet data usage. It can be used on a computer along with two different mobile devices.
• The Grizzly package is an yearly package and is offered for just $49.99 per year. It has all the features of the ‘Giant’ package like unlimited internet bandwidth and support for one laptop and two mobile devices, simultaneously.
• There is also a ‘Mobile-Only’ package offered that is customized for users who exclusively want a mobile-based VPN connection.
TunnelBear accepts payments through Visa, MasterCard, and PayPal.
TunnelBear Customer Support
TunnelBear offers an online chat support where users can interact with representatives from TunneBear and discuss feedback, suggestions, complaints, and queries. This chat support is Live during Canadian business hours only. When it is offline, users can submit their query and they will responded to as soon as possible.