BuzzardNews Review

buzzardnews Review
Pricing$6.95/1 mo.
 $16.95/3 mos.
 $69.95/1 yr.
Retention Days
Free Trial?No
Quality99%+ Completion
Newsgroups #48,000 Newsgroups
Connections #30 Connections
Privacy
Speed
Monthly PlansYes
Metered PlansYes
Block PlansYes
Servers
Server Add.news.buzzardnews.com
PaymentMajor Credit Cards, Paypal
Support Infoemail support and online help desk
Support Emailsupport@buzzardnews.com
Now closed for business - this review is for historical purposes only -- choose from the list of the Best Usenet Providers instead.

Deals / Special Offer / Discounted Pricing

There were no special offers or discounted pricing offered by Buzzardnews.

Free Trial

BuzzardNews offered a 2 month free subscription when they were still open.

Plan / Price Offerings

Buzzardnews had 4 options available:

  • block Accounts
  • monthly Accounts
  • auto Reloading
  • unlimited

The accounts are divided according the classes and the pricing follows:

  • unlimited – $14.95/mo.
  • 1.5GB/day – $6.95/mo.
  • 75 GB/mo. – $17.95/mo.
  • 50 GB/mo. – $11.95/mo.
  • 20 GB/mo. – $6.95/mo.
  • 50 GB block – $19.95-$21.95
  • 100 GB Block – $35-$40

Connection Speeds / Server Locations

Buzzardnews connection speeds depended on their plans.  They had one server, available on news.buzzardnews.com and situated on US server farm. It was available on 119 (which was default for most news readers) port. The download limits were reset every day at midnight, according the California time.

Technical Notes

There was  no technical information on their old website.

Quality of Service

We have no way of testing their service, but according to old reviews, service was fairly standard.

Customer Service

The support was only available through the e-mail, there was no phone support.

Conclusion

As they are closed we suggest that you choose from the list of the Best Usenet Providers instead.