Slow speed while connected to VPN

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Atlas VPN does not have any bandwidth limitations, but using a VPN can have an effect on your internet speed. 

While using a VPN, the speed that you might receive depends on many factors. For example, the distance between your location and the server, the number of users on the same server, or your original internet speed.

Before attempting any troubleshooting steps, we highly recommend checking your internet speed with VPN turned on and off to see if the change in speed is acceptable.

Note: 30% drop in your internet connection speed can be expected once you have established the VPN tunnel on your device.

If you feel that the speed drop imposes on your usual internet usage, follow these tips according to your operating system:


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