Setting up VPNUK access on Android VPN.
VPNUK recommends the VPNUK App when using Android VPN.
The VPNUK Android VPN app has been developed from the ground up to our very own specification. In brief, the Android VPN app is running the highly secure, multi configurable and widely compatible OpenVPN engine. More importantly, the VPNUK app offers an extremely simple interface because it has been designed and created to be very easy to use. In short, have ensured zero configuration is required on your part in order to use the VPNUK app. Once installed simply enter your login credentials, choose your server and then hit the connect button, it really is as simple as that. Once connected you will be presented with a country flag in the device taskbar, so you will always know which country you are currently connected through. You can download the VPNUK App from Google Play Store or directly from our website.
Native IKEv2 Setup
Android has now removed support for L2TP and PPTP connections resulting in IKEv2 being the only native connection option available to Android users. IKEv2 connections are very secure and lightweight, setup involves downloading our CA certificate file to your Android device and then importing it into your connection settings. The following setup tutorial will guide you through the setup process.
strongSwan VPN Connection
strongSwan is an Open-source, modular and portable IPsec-based VPN solution offering comprehensive implementation of the Internet Key Exchange (IKE) protocols that allows securing IP traffic in policy- and route-based IPsec scenarios from simple to very complex. Providing a secure connection, strongSwan is very easy to setup, it’s lightweight and offers very fast connection speeds with very little overheads.
WireGuard® VPN Connection
WireGuard® is an extremely simple yet fast and modern VPN that utilizes state-of-the-art cryptography. It aims to be faster, simpler, leaner, and more useful than IPsec, while avoiding the massive headache. It intends to be considerably more performant than OpenVPN. WireGuard® is designed as a general purpose VPN for running on embedded interfaces and super computers alike, fit for many different circumstances. Initially released for the Linux kernel, it is now cross-platform (Windows, macOS, BSD, iOS, Android) and widely deployable. It is currently under heavy development, but already it might be regarded as the most secure, easiest to use, and simplest VPN solution in the industry. “WireGuard” and the “WireGuard” logo are registered trademarks of Jason A. Donenfeld. WireGuard® is available and should always be updated from the developers website at wireguard.com
OpenConnect is an SSL VPN client for Cisco AnyConnect and ocserv gateways.
– One-click connection (batch mode)
– Supports RSA SecurID and TOTP software tokens
– Keepalive feature to prevent unnecessary disconnections
– Compatible with ARMv7, x86, and MIPS devices
– No root required
– 100% open source (GPLv2+); 100% free; no ads
– Based on the popular OpenConnect Linux package