Best VPN deals of 2017

The recent release of the iPhone 8 and upcoming iPhone X has left many wondering if Face ID will actually be as secure as Touch ID. Securing your mobile device with a strong password or biometrics has become increasingly important as we store more sensitive data on our smartphones than ever before, but what about protecting your devices and data online? By using a VPN to connect to the internet, you can keep your devices safe from attackers while on public Wi-Fi and while traveling.

Most VPN service providers offer services globally and thus charge in US Dollars rather than in local currencies, so we've listed pricing in Dollars for the sake of simplicity. Bear in mind that when you click through to the actual deals, you may find the prices automatically displayed in pounds, or whatever your native currency may be.

These are the best deals we found for keeping our mobile device secure on any network:

ZenMate is a highly user-friendly VPN that explains everything in clear and simple terms. This VPN has servers across more than 30 locations worldwide and its Windows software can be set up in just a few clicks. The company is currently offering a 40% discount for new customers and a 14-day money-back guarantee is also available if you’re unhappy with the service.

2. ExpressVPN - Just $99.95 for 15 months

This VPN has over 1,000 servers across 136 locations and supports up to three simultaneous connections. ExpressVPN also offers a wide range of native clients for Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android and even BlackBerry. The company includes a kill switch in case the service goes down (in this eventuality, it will keep your true IP hidden) as well as a 30-day money-back guarantee.

3. Hotspot Shield - Lifetime license for $139.99

Hotspot Shield offers great download speeds at a competitive price, and there is even a lifetime license available for those who are very pleased with the service. This VPN has 2,000 servers across 20 locations with support for up to five devices. Hotspot Shield also offers a free 7-day trial for new users.