What's Hotspot Shield's Basic (free) app?

Hotspot Shield's Basic app (free) provides US IP addresses that allow users to access blocked content in the US only. The content that's accessible with the Basic version is limited in that it can't stream video and has access has only one virtual location. Hotspot Shield Basic is also supported by ads (Android). If you want to have full access to 100+ virtual locations, 4x connection speed, and access to personal customer support please upgrade to Premium.

You can read about the benefits of Premium here or try a Premium account here.