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Without a VPN you are exposed to real online threats

Hacking

Data thieves look for unprotected devices, and those that do not use encryption are easy targets.

Malware & phishing

These types of attacks are common, and it’s difficult to avoid them without protection.

Identity theft

If you don’t use security software, you might end up getting your login credentials stolen.

Ad manipulation

It is easy for advertisers to influence your behavior if you expose all your browsing habits.

ISP tracking

Without a VPN, your internet provider can collect & sell your data to advertisers.

Price discrimination

Online businesses might show you higher prices if they see you are in a more affluent city.

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South Africa VPN with speed, privacy & security

  • Get a South African IP address
  • Access fast local South African servers
  • Block ads & trackers to save mobile data
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Why use a VPN in South Africa?

Fast servers near you

To get consistently good speeds, you need servers located near you. That’s what you get with this South Africa VPN! All our servers are bare-metal and optimized for the best performance.

Watch your favorite shows lag-free

Stay private, secure, and safe even when watching your favorite shows. With a VPN the streaming will be buffer-free.

Protect your online privacy

The digital world is not good for your privacy. Everyone wants a piece of your data - but you can protect yourself by keeping your VPN on at all times. It hides your IP and makes you private when you go online.

Disclaimer: Surfshark does not encourage using a VPN in ways that would potentially violate the Terms of Service of streaming service providers.

South Africa VPN questions and answers

Are VPNs legal in South Africa?

Yes. It’s perfectly legal to use any VPN you want in South Africa. Please note that both local and international laws still apply, even if you are private online.

Which VPN works in South Africa?

Surfshark VPN works in South Africa with no issues. Plus, you will find fast servers near you, which helps with any speed issues.

What is the best VPN to use in South Africa?

The first thing you want to look for is servers that are geographically near you. For example, we offer servers in South Africa which is great for a reliable and speedy connection. Another important thing is jurisdiction – countries like the Netherlands have privacy-oriented laws, so you want your VPN to be based there.

It’s also important to note how security-focused the VPN is. Are they offering industry-leading encryption? Do they collect logs? Have they been audited? Questions like that really help to build a full and objective picture.

Stay private with no-logs policy

Stay private with no-logs policy

We don’t track you or collect any logs - and we never will. Thanks to our BVI jurisdiction, we can offer you a truly private experience whenever you turn on your South Africa VPN.

Protect yourself with industry-leading encryption

Protect yourself with industry-leading encryption

It’s important to shield your data from hackers and snoopers, and encryption is a vital part of doing just that. Thanks to industry-leading AES-256-GCM encryption, your data is safe and sound.

Save mobile data with CleanWeb

Save mobile data with CleanWeb

CleanWeb is a free feature that blocks ads, trackers, and even malware or phishing attempts! Due to its ad-blocking nature, it also helps you save mobile data on your Android or iOS device.

Secure every device you have

Secure every device you have

With Surfshark VPN, you can connect an unlimited number of devices to a single account. Protect your entire family and stay safe whenever you use public WiFi, travel, work, or simply use the internet for leisure.

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