Best free proxy list sites

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Here we test many free proxy list websites and rate them by giving them a quality score.

ProxyScrape



Rating sheet: download
Score: 10/10
Tested proxies: 86/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s, Socks4, Socks5

Pros:

  • Free API
  • Checks HTTP proxy anonymity
  • IP:PORT + Download option
  • Updated 24/7
  • Displays all known working proxies
  • Checks for SSL
  • Option to select proxy country

Cons:

  • Displays HQ and LQ proxies, users might be confused on how to get only the best proxies

Good website but can still use some improvements.

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Open proxy space



Rating sheet: download
Score: 9/10
Tested proxies: 65/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s, Socks4, Socks5

Pros:

  • Checks HTTP proxy anonymity
  • IP:PORT + Download option
  • Updated 24/7
  • Displays all known working proxies
  • Checks for SSL
  • Option to select proxy country

Cons:

  • No API for free users
  • Multiple proxy lists, users might be confused which one to use

I'm very impressed with this website, also the design is hot.

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HideMyName



Rating sheet: download
Score: 9/10
Tested proxies: 94/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s, Socks4, Socks5

Pros:

  • Supports the most common proxy protocols
  • Checks for SSL
  • Displays HTTP proxy anonymity
  • 24/7 updated
  • Displays proxy country

Cons:

  • API requires you to contact the support
  • IP:PORT download requires login
  • Does not have many proxies

Appart from the fact that it does not have many proxies, the proxies are definitely checked for their quality.

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Proxy list download



Rating sheet: download
Score: 8/10
Tested proxies: 79/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s, Socks4, Socks5

Pros:

  • Has simple API
  • Displays in IP:PORT format on bottom of the website
  • Gives the country of the proxies
  • Checks for SSL
  • Displays HTTP proxy anonymity

Cons:

  • Only updates every 2 hours
  • Not many proxies

Very good website overall.

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Free proxy



Rating sheet: download
Score: 8/10
Tested proxies: 81/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s, Socks4, Socks5

Pros:

  • Uses IP:PORT format
  • Displays proxy country
  • Checks HTTP proxy anonymity
  • Displays many of the known working proxies
  • Checks for SSL

Cons:

  • Only updates every 2-3 hours
  • No API

Nice website, only the captcha is a little irritating when visiting the site.

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Spys one



Rating sheet: download
Score: 7/10
Tested proxies: 65/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s, Socks5

Pros:

  • IP:PORT format
  • Updated 24/7
  • Gives country of the proxy
  • Checks HTTP proxy anonymity
  • Check for SSL

Cons:

  • Javascipt must be enabled to see IP:PORT format
  • No API, only text file with proxies of the past hour
  • Does not have many proxies

The website is both in russian and english, the design is a little outdated and can use and can use an update.

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Free-proxy-list.com



Rating sheet: download
Score: 7/10
Tested proxies: 59/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s, Socks4, Socks5

Pros:

  • Frequantly updated
  • Displays proxy country
  • Checks proxy anonymity
  • Checks for SSL
  • All common protocols

Cons:

  • No API
  • Does not give a IP:PORT format
  • Not many proxies

Very good website and also gives you many options to only display specific proxies.

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ProPaste



Rating sheet: download
Score: 6/10
Tested proxies: 64/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s, Socks4, Socks5

Pros:

  • Many proxies
  • Every protocol gets checked atleast once every hour

Cons:

  • It's a paste site

This is a paste site but is evolving in a very good proxy provider

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GatherProxy



Rating sheet: download
Score: 6/10
Tested proxies: 50/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s, Socks4, Socks5

Pros:

  • Updates 24/7
  • Displays proxy country
  • Checks HTTP proxy anonymity

Cons:

  • No API
  • Users are required to login to download IP:PORT format
  • Users must login to download full proxy list
  • Does not check for SSL

The website can definitely use some updates.

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Proxy list



Rating sheet: download
Score: 6/10
Tested proxies: 61/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s

Pros:

  • Uses IP:PORT format
  • Updates every minute
  • Displays proxy country
  • Checks HTTP proxy anonymity
  • Checks for SSL

Cons:

  • No Socks proxies
  • Very little amount of proxies
  • No API

Decent site, but the design looks a little weird / outdated.

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Free-proxy-list.net



Rating sheet: download
Score: 5/10
Tested proxies: 57/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s

Pros:

  • Updated 24/7
  • Displays country of the proxies
  • Checks for SSL
  • Checks HTTP proxy anonymity

Cons:

  • Does not have an API
  • Proxies not displayed is IP:PORT format
  • Does not display the majority of known working proxies

This is a well build website but the commercial intent is very clear.

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HTTP tunnel genius



Rating sheet: download
Score: 5/10
Tested proxies: 72/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s

Pros:

  • Uses IP:PORT format
  • Updates 24/7
  • Displays proxy country
  • Checks HTTP proxy anonymity

Cons:

  • No Socks proxies
  • Only 200 proxies
  • No API
  • Does not check for SSL

Looks like a good website, many proxies work but very little proxies displayed.

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Hide my IP



Rating sheet: download
Score: 5/10
Tested proxies: 50/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s

Pros:

  • Updates 24/7
  • Displays proxy country
  • Checks proxy anonymity
  • Checks for SSL

Cons:

  • No documentation found on the API
  • Does not use IP:PORT format
  • Not many proxies
  • No Socks proxies

Good website but the commercial intent is very clear.

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Free proxy lists



Rating sheet: download
Score: 4/10
Tested proxies: 60/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s

Pros:

  • Gives the country of the proxies
  • Checks for SSL
  • Displays HTTP proxy anonymity

Cons:

  • Does not have any Socks
  • No API
  • Does not use IP:PORT format
  • Does not display time of last update
  • Not many proxies

The website could have an update on user friendliness.

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Proxynova



Rating sheet: download
Score: 4/10
Tested proxies: 55/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s

Pros:

  • Updated almost every second
  • Displays proxy country
  • Checks HTTP proxy anonymity

Cons:

  • Does not have any Socks
  • API URL found but no documentation
  • Does not use IP:PORT format
  • Shows a limited amount of proxies
  • Does not check for SSL

The website can definitely use some updates.

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AWM proxy



Rating sheet: download
Score: 4/10
Tested proxies: 29/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s

Pros:

  • Updated every 10 minutes
  • Has API
  • Uses IP:PORT format
  • Gives proxy country
  • Displays many of the known working proxies

Cons:

  • Does not check proxy anonymity
  • Does not test for SSL
  • No Socks proxies

Nice to see a website that has almost all proxies, but would be nice if they provided more information on the proxies.

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Proxy daily



Rating sheet: download
Score: 0/10
Tested proxies: 5/100 working
Protocols: HTTP/s, Socks4, Socks5

Pros:

  • IP:PORT format
  • Updates 24/7
  • All common protocols

Cons:

  • API is only for paid members
  • Does not give the proxy country
  • Not many proxies
  • Does not test the proxy anonymity
  • Does not check for SSL

I'm not sure what is wrong but I didn't get any proxies working at the time of testing.

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Info, suggestions & complains

The site score is calculated with a template that can be downloaded here, every website rating also has its rating sheet available at the top for download. The rules and specifics how it is calculated are also inside the template, the total end score is calculated automatically once all values are given.
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