Best Usenet Providers of 2018

us Usenet service providers that are based in the U.S.

- Newshosting 5/5 - Newshosting review
- UsenetServer 5/5 - UsenetServer review
- Easynews 5/5- Easynews review
- UsenetExpress 4/5 - UsenetExpress review
- Newsgroupdirect 4/5 - Newsgroupdirect review
- Newsdemon 4/5 - Newsdemon review

nl European (Dutch) based Newsgroup Services we can recommend:

- Eweka Usenet 5/5 - Eweka review
- Tweaknews 5/5 - Tweaknews Review
- ExtremeUsenet 5/5 - ExtremeUsenet Review
- UsenetBucket 4/5- UsenetBucket review
- Usenet.Farm 4/5 - Usenet.Farm review
- XSNews 4/5 -
XSNews review

2018 USENET DEALS

With NGProvider you can find latest Usenet Special Offers. The best Usenet deals around, all in one place.

- 2018 Usenet Black Friday
- Best Usenet Special Offers 2018
- Best Usenet Deals 2018
- Best Deals on Block Usenet Plans

Usenet Server Account Types

Usenet Providers offering fully unlimited access to Usenet and 1 GB/s speeds!

- NewsHosting $9.99 for every month as long as your subscription remains active or Only $99.99 per year
- UsenetServer $10 for every month or Only $95.40 per year (Comes to $7.95 per month !)
- Tweaknews 9,99 € for every month or Only 89,99 € per year
- UsenetExpress $10/Month or $90/Year
- Newsdemon $10/Month or $92/Year
- Newsgroupdirect $7.95/Month or $75/Year

List of the best Speedcapped usenet access. Best speedcapped newsgroup access with SSL encryption. Renewal Term: Monthly Term

- Eweka 300 Mbit/s: 7,50 €
- ExtremeUsenet 4 Mbit/s: 4 € // 8 Mbit/s: 5 € // 12 Mbit/s: 6 € // 20 Mbit/s: 6,5 € // 30 Mbit/s: 7 € // 60 Mbit/s: 8 € // 120 Mbit/s: 10 € // 150 Mbit/s: 12 € // 200 Mbit/s: 14 € // 300 Mbit/s: 17 €
- UsenetBucket 10 Mbit/s: 2,95 € // 40 Mbit/s: 4,95 € // 400 Mbit/s: 12,95 €
- XSNews 8 Mbit/s: 5,95 € // 20 Mbit/s: 7,50 € // 800 Mbit/s: 10,95 €
- Usenet.Farm 48 Mbit/s: 4,95 €

Best block Usenet deals. Some of our favorite block Usenet deals are listed here

- NewsgroupDirect 100 GB => $14
- UsenetFarm 500 GB => 15 €
- UsenetExpress 500 GB => $20
- Tweaknews 100 GB => 13 €
- XSNews 20 GB => 9,95 €

Usenet provider free Trials

Complete listing of all available Usenet trial accounts. Sign up for a free trial and don't forget to read the terms and conditions on website. In addition to free usenet trials we have Free Usenet Server (ISP + Free Usenet servers)

- Eweka Eweka Free Usenet Trial includes unlimited downloads over 7 days.
- Tweaknews Tweaknews Free Usenet Trial includes unlimited downloads over 10 days
- Newshosting 14 days of free service (up to 30 GB total transfer)
- UsenetServer 14 days of free service (up to 10 GB total transfer) - XSNews 14 days of free service
- UsenetFarm 10 GB
- Usenetbucket 7 days / 20 GB

What is Usenet?

Question about Usenet. What is Usenet?. How does Usenet work?

- Stealth Usenet
- Usenet is the fastest network
- Usenet is secure
- Usenet privacy
- Usenet anonymity
- Usenet retention
- Usenet completion
- Usenet vs Torrent
- Usenet resources

How To Use Usenet

The How-To Guide On Getting Started With Usenet

- How to Get Started with Usenet
- How To Kick Your Torrent Addiction With Usenet
How to choose the right Usenet provider for you
- How To Find Files On Usenet

Usenet for our European readers

The following links provide help to Usenetters:

- Usenet in Netherlands
- Usenet in Germany

Finding Content in Usenet

Searching for content on Usenet is easy. You can find hundreds of terabytes of content on Usenet. How To Find Content In Usenet? Recommended Newsgroup Newsreaders for easy and efficient downloading

- NZB Files
- Usenet Indexing Sites
- Usenet NZB search engines
- NZB Sites
- Usenet articles missing
- CouchPotato with Usenet

Usenet clients

Recommended Newsgroup Newsreaders for easy and efficient downloading

- Usenet Clients
- Newshosting Client Review
- Sabnzbd Review
- Spotnet 2.0
- Grabit Review

Usenet Network

Usenet is a decentralized network, it works by each Usenet server sharing its information with all the other servers on the network. This propagation across servers makes Usenet an ideal place for storing information and data of all types.

- Top 5 USENET Providers
- 25 Usenet Providers Reviewed
- Current Usenet Map
- Tier-1 Usenet Providers and Usenet Resellers
- Usenet backbones
- Usenet News Server Addresses
- Usenet Combo
- Spotnet protocol

The Best Usenet Client Of 2018

Usenet has evolved considerably (Usenet is now stealth), Newsreaders have greatly improved, too. These days a Newsreader is absolutely essential to download obfuscated Usenet files.

There have been many changes in the way Usenet up-loaders provide content to Usenet. Now Posters give their uploaded movies random filenames, containing numbers and letters and spread the parts across numerous Newsgroups. These stealth files have obfuscated names in order to hide their content and these releases improve your completion rates.

Most of the time obfuscated or scrambled Usenet filenames can be revealed with the latest versions of either NH Newsreader, NZBGet or SABnzbd by running the PARs through quickpar to repair the filenames in the posts to reveal the actual real unscrambled filename. the par2 file will rename the rars with the right name.

Lately a new type of obfuscation technique is used. Files are uploaded as a bunch of randomly named files without extensions. Only NZBGet and Sabnzbd support this latest obfuscation method. NZBGet and SABnzbd are similar as the user interface runs entirely in your web browser. With a slight advantage for SABnzbd, because the interface and options are a bit more clear

Of course, no matter which newsreader you choose, you’ll need a Usenet provider to use it with and some place to find content via an NZB site. An NZB file contains a list of pointers to the parts of a file that you can download from Usenet. NZB gives the newsreaders all necessary information to recover the file: name and date of post, number of articles, post group

Provider Rating Features Free Newsreader Monthly Yearly
Newshosting Usenet rating > days, Uncapped speeds, Unlimited downloads, SSL, Free Newsreader, Free VPN

Newshosting Usenet Browser 

Free with a Newshosting Usenet plan 

$9.99 $99.99 ($8.33 / month)
Eweka

Usenet rating

> 3750 days, Speeds up to 300 Mbit, Unlimited downloads, SSL, EU Servers

NewsLazer Newsreader

The Newslazer newsreader comes free with an Eweka plan.  

7 € 84 €
Tweaknews Usenet rating 4 > 2500 days, Uncapped speeds, Unlimited downloads, SSL, Free Newsreader, Free VPN, EU Servers

UsenetWire

UsenetWire is the free newsreader that comes with any Tweaknews Usenet subscription plans.  

9,99 € 89,99 € (7,50 € / month)

Below you’ll find a list of our top five newsgroup newsreaders. 

Newsreader  Price Features  Search Headers Works with Usenet obfuscation techniques  Review

newshosting free newsreader

Full review of Newshosting Newsreader

Free with a Newshosting Usenet plan or you can try it for free with a 14 day Newshosting Usenet trial

NZB Files Supported

Built-in search functionality 

Automatic search

Preview movies

Thumbnail View

Automatically repair and extract

Supports SSL

Multiservers (Tweaknews)

Free

Yes

Random filenames, containing numbers and letters (the par2 file will rename the rars with the right name).

Mixed NewsGroups: Obfuscate NZBs that have been posted across a Number of Binary NewsGroups

Double Binary group: ab.alt.binaries

Downloading files using the free Usenet browser offered by Newshosting is very simple to use and is very powerful: Just search, click and download.

The Newshosting Usenet Browser features both integrated search and full newsgroup access, meaning you can use the newsreader however you prefer. 

You experience and enjoy the Usenet without having to leave the newsreader.

Highly Recommended

NZBGet free newsreader

Free

NZB Files Supported

Automatically repair and extract

Multiservers

Fast deobfuscation

Apps like Sonarr, Sickrage, Radarr, Headphones and more can integrate with NZBGet and automate your download process

Supports SSL

Add-on

No

Random filenames, containing numbers and letters (the par2 file will rename the rars with the right name).

Mixed NewsGroups: Obfuscate NZBs that have been posted across a Number of Binary NewsGroups

Double Binary group: ab.alt.binaries

Bunch of randomly named files without extensions

NZBGet makes Usenet as simple and streamlined as possible by automating everything for you. All you have to do is add an NZB file. NZBGet takes over from there (included accurate deobfuscation of file names), where it will be automatically downloaded, verified, repaired, extracted and filed away with zero human interaction.

NzbGet is one of the best free newsreader clients out there.

sabnzbd free newsreader

Full review of Sabnzbd

Free

NZB Files Supported

Support for multiple Usenet providers

Automatically repair and extract 

Fast deobfuscation

Apps like Sonarr, Sickrage, Radarr, Headphones and more can integrate with SABnzbd and automate your download process

Supports SSL

Add-on

No

Random filenames, containing numbers and letters (the par2 file will rename the rars with the right name).

Mixed NewsGroups: Obfuscate NZBs that have been posted across a Number of Binary NewsGroups

Double Binary group: ab.alt.binaries

Bunch of randomly named files without extensions

SABnzbd is a free and reliable newsreader that specializes in binary files. All you have to do is add an NZB file and SABnzbd takes over from there.

Grabit free newsreader

Full review of Grabit

Free (except unlimited use of the Grabit Usenet Search)

NZB Files Supported

Automatically repair and extract 

Supports SSL

Free (Daily limit: 3)

Yes

Random filenames, containing numbers and letters

In the past, Grabit was one of the Best Newsreaders. But now Grabit is a bit old fashioned. Grabit is great for manually downloading simple binary files without complex obfuscation.

Grabit does not rename obfuscated files and doesn't support latest obfuscation methods:

Mixed NewsGroups: Obfuscate NZBs that have been posted across a Number of Binary NewsGroups

Bunch of randomly named files without extensions

Double Binary group: ab.alt.binaries 

Spotnet 2.0

Full review of Spotnet 2.0

Free

NZB Files Supported

Automatically repair and extract 

Read and reply to comments

You can add SPOTS

Supports SSL

Free

No

 

With Spotnet 2.0 you can search and download any content on Spotnet

Spotweb is a Dutch system. My favourite programme from Spotweb is Spotnet 2.0. The interface is great, translated into English, and you can search for films by category or thanks to a search engine. Users post a Spot including a SPOT file to download, an explanatory image and a description of the file.

If you combine Eweka with the Spotnet protocol, you are all set. It’s the easiest and most efficient way to download about anything.