Opera: Launches beta of VPN Pro, a device-wide VPN in Opera Browser for Android
Oslo, Norway, April 5, 2022 – Five years ago, Opera [NASDAQ: OPRA] became the first major browser to offer a free in-browser VPN service. Today, Opera is expanding that with the new VPN Pro subscription service, a device-wide premium VPN that can be used without having to install a new app. The VPN Pro service provides Opera users with additional security and privacy for their entire Android device.
For over 25 years, Opera has been a trusted industry leader in delivering the best online experience with enhanced privacy and security. Today, Opera offers its users advanced privacy features such as free browser VPN, ad blocker, and online tracking protection.
Protect your entire Android device with Opera VPN Pro
Standalone VPN apps require users to take additional steps to install the app, register an account, etc. But Opera’s goal has always been to keep online security simple and easy. With Opera VPN Pro, existing Opera users can easily subscribe using their Opera sync accounts, without needing to download another app or create another account. Everything is integrated, as it should be. VPN Pro offers enhanced whole-device security and can protect up to 6 different Android devices in a single subscription. User data stays safer with a next-generation encryption wall, regardless of the app in use.
Just like Opera’s Free VPN, VPN Pro is a no-log service. It also provides access to over 3000 private network servers in over 30 virtual locations around the world, allowing users to stream videos, download files and browse the web securely with a fast VPN connection. and unlimited bandwidth for their Android devices. There’s no need to sacrifice speed for better security, as VPN Pro provides access to high-speed servers, so users can browse faster than ever. Additionally, users can operate in data saver mode with VPN Pro, to ensure that they never overdo it on their data. Early Bird beta pricing options range from $1.99 to $2.99 per month (depending on length of subscription) of VPN protection, making Opera VPN Pro one of the most secure and more competitive in the market.
Privacy protection is one of the top priorities for users
At home and on public Wi-Fi, websites and advertisements attempt to identify users and monitor their online activity. According to an Opera brand survey conducted in December 2021, better privacy protection is increasing its importance as a browser feature for mobile internet users due to growing security concerns. For example, nearly half of respondents ranked privacy as one of the browser’s three most important features, and about a quarter of respondents have a subscription to a VPN service.
Stefan Stjernelund, Opera Product Manager for Android shares, “At Opera, we have always been focused on protecting users’ privacy by constantly introducing free, advanced built-in features aimed at protecting users while surfing the web. interest in the reliable protection of the whole device according to the demands of our users. That’s why launching a trusted VPN Pro solution was a logical step for Opera.”
Enjoy reliable device-wide protection with VPN Pro
VPN Pro can be used on Android 6.0 and higher, by installing Opera for Android Beta, version 68.2. To enhance device security and safety, users can subscribe to Opera VPN Pro directly in Opera Browser on Android (beta), by following 5 simple steps: download the latest version of Opera for Android beta; upgrade to VPN Pro from the menu; choose the type of subscription; follow the payment steps via Google Play Store; enjoy a transparent and protected connection to the web!
If a user needs help with the service, Opera’s expert team is always available to help. Support is easily accessible via the Help Center or chat and email support, both available here.
VPN Pro is currently available to users in the majority of markets around the world. There is a 7-day free trial period and a 30-day money-back guarantee. The Early Bird beta pricing options are $2.99 for one month and $1.99 per month with a 3 month subscription for VPN protection.
To discover all the advantages of VPN Pro, do not hesitate to visit the dedicated page. For those who want to protect their entire device with VPN Pro right now, a subscription is available here.
Opera is a global web innovator with a committed and growing base of hundreds of millions of monthly active users who have sought a better Internet experience. Building on more than 25 years of innovation that began with navigation products, Opera is now leveraging its brand and highly engaged user base to expand into new segments. Today, Opera offers users around the world a range of products and services including desktop and mobile browsers, the Opera News newsreader, and dedicated gaming, e-commerce, and classifieds applications. Opera is headquartered in Oslo, Norway, and is listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange (OPRA).