Deals / Special Offer / Discounted Pricing
Newsguy currently has no special offers or discounted pricing, except for the free trial.
Newguy Free Trial
Newsguy is offering a free trial to new users. If cancelled before the 14th day, user will not be charged any fee.
Newsguy Plan / Price Offerings
First of all, let’s mention that anyone can try their services at no cost or obligations for 14 days. This is available only for new users and includes 20GB of download capacity. Besides this, there are 5 metered and 2 unlimited options available as well. The pricing for these options is as follows:
- Spot: 3GB, $3.95 for 3 days
- Mini: 3GB/month, $12 for 6 months or $19.95 for one year of subscription
- Basic: 15GB/month, $8.95 for 1 month or $59.95 for one year of subscription
- Express: 60GB/month, $10.95 for 1 month, $59.70 for 6 months or $107.95 for one year of subscription
- Extra: 50GB/month, $14.95 for 1 month, $39.95 for 3 months, $69.95 for 6 months or $99.95 for one year of subscription
- Unlimited express: $14.95 / monthly
- Unlimited: $19.95 for 1 month, $54.95 for 3 months, $99.95 for 6 months or $189.95 for one year of subscription
Newsguy Connection Speeds / Server Locations
Since they have large pool of redundant servers and multiple high speed networks, there are no limits or restrictions while talking about speed. However, we have not tested their connection speeds.
The server address is news.newsguy.com and this server is available through ports 119, 80, 8080, 563 (SSL) and 443 (SSL). Up to 32 concurrent connections are allowed, both through NNTP newsreader or their web interface. SSL is given to their subscribers at no additional cost.
There are no other technical information on the website of Newsguy, aside from those related to speed, servers, access, and newsgroups.
Quality of Service
We have not tried the services of Newsguy, but their website states that the retention rate is 700 days and the article completion is over 99%.
Newsguy Customer Service
Newsguy has an online customer service support and phone support.
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