Top 20 Usenet Providers Reviewed

Usenet is highly popular and continues to grow. Usenet is a wonderful service for finding and downloading binary files. To download you must have to access it is through a Usenet provider. There are many different providers that provide Usenet service.

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Below is a list of 20 Usenet service providers with the most essential information per newsgroup provider. What Makes A Top Usenet Provider?. Usenet service providers are ranked based on factors including retention, pricing, reliability, Servers, completion, unlimited and-or block accounts, any extra services (VPN - Newsreader) and backbone.

1. NewsHosting Usenet provider

Provider: NewsHosting

Backbone: UNS Holdings

US based: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Price: $8.33

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 4,200 days

Bonus Features: Newsreader - VPN

Servers: US and EU NNTP servers

Free trial: 14 Days or 30 GB

2. UsenetServer Usenet provider

Provider: UsenetServer

Backbone: UNS Holdings

US based: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Price: $7.95

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 4,200 days

Bonus Features: Gobal Search 2.0 - VPN

Servers: US and EU NNTP servers

Free trial: 14 Days or 10 GB

3. Eweka Usenet provider

Provider: Eweka

Backbone: Eweka

EU based: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Price: 7 €

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 4,200 days

Bonus Features: Newsreader

Servers: EU NNTP servers

Free trial: 7 Days Free trial

4. EasyNews Usenet provider

Provider: EasyNews

Backbone: UNS Holdings

US based: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Price: $29.94

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg + 150 GB Webinterface

Retention: 4,200 days

Bonus Features: VPN

Servers: US and EU NNTP servers

Free trial: 14 day or 50GB

5. Tweaknews Usenet provider

Provider: Tweaknews

Backbone: Tweaknews

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Price: 7,50 €

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Block: Tweaknews block accounts

Retention: 3,400 days

Bonus Features: Newsreader - VPN

Servers: EU NNTP servers

Free trial: 10 Days Free trial

6. UsenetBucket Usenet provider

Provider: UsenetBucket

Backbone: BaseIP

EU based: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Price: 2,95 € - 12,95 €

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 1,600 days

Servers: EU NNTP servers

Free trial: 7 days or 20 GB

7. ExtremeUsenet Usenet provider

Provider: ExtremeUsenet

Backbone: BaseIP

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Price: 2,50 € - 17 €

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 1,500 days

Servers: EU NNTP servers

8. Usenet.Farm Usenet provider

Provider: Usenet.Farm

Backbone: Usenet.Farm

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Price: 4,95 € - 15 €

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Block: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 3,000 days

Servers: EU NNTP servers

Free trial: 10 GB Free trial 

9. UsenetExpress Usenet provider

Provider: UsenetExpress

Backbone: UsenetExpress

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Price: $10 - $20

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Block: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 1,100 days

Bonus Features: VPN

Servers: US NNTP servers

Free trial: 30 days risk free

10. XSNews Usenet provider

Provider: XSNews

Backbone: XSNews

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Price: 5,95 € - 10,95 €

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Block: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 1,600 days

Servers: EU NNTP servers

Free trial: 14 days free trial

11. NewsgroupDirect Usenet provider

Provider: NewsgroupDirect

Backbone: Newsgroupdirect

US based: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Price: $7.95

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 1,100 days

Bonus Features: VPN

Server: US servers

Free trial: 7 days or 15 GB. Free trials are available to customers paying by US credit card only.

12. Newsdemon Usenet provider

Provider: Newsdemon

Backbone: UNS Holdings

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Price: $10

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 4,200 days

Bonus Features: VPN

Servers: US and EU NNTP servers

13. Vipernews Usenet provider

Provider: Vipernews

Backbone: Vipernews

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Price: 1,99 € - 13,99 €

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Block: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 1,000 days

Servers: EU NNTP servers

Free trial: 7 days free trial

14. Blocknews Usenet provider

Provider: Blocknews

Backbone: UNS Holdings

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Price: $2.75 - $214.99

Block: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 3,720 days

Servers: US and EU NNTP servers

15. UsenetNow Usenet provider

Provider: Usenetnow

Backbone: UNS Holdings

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Price: $12

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 3,720 days

Servers: US and EU NNTP servers

16. FrugalUsenet Usenet provider

Provider: FrugalUsenet

Backbone: UNS Holdings

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Price: $4.99

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Retention: 1,600 days

Servers: US and EU NNTP servers

17. TheCubeNet Usenet provider

Provider: TheCubeNet

Backbone: UNS Holdings

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Price: $9.99

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Block: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 4,200 days

Servers: US and EU NNTP servers

18. EasyUsenet.Nl Usenet provider

Provider: EasyUsenet.Nl

Backbone: XSNews

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Price: 7,95 € - 11,95 €

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Block: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 1,600 days

Servers: EU NNTP servers

Free trial: 5 days free trial

19. PureUsenet Usenet provider

Provider: PureUsenet

Backbone: BaseIP

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Price: 2,29 € - 8,29 €

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 2,000 days

Servers: EU NNTP servers

Free trial: Free week trial

20. FastUsenet Usenet provider

Provider: FastUsenet

Backbone: UNS Holdings

US based: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Price: $9.95

Unlimited: 600px-Yes_check.svg

Retention: 4,200 days

Servers: US and EU NNTP servers

Free trial: 14 days or 15 GB