Unblock Youtube in China

Last updated on February 16th, 2017 at 10:00 am

Today there are several billions of Internet users and China has the most Internet users in the world now. Despite this Chinese Internet censorship is one of the strongest in the whole world.

Thousands of websites and services are blocked in China today. Youtube, Facebook, Google, Gmail,  and many others sites are not available in the country. Read below and you find out what websites are blocked in China.

The restrictions are mainly based on IP Address, so if you can hide your IP address you can easily access blocked sites and avoid censorship in China.

The most popular tools to bypass Chinese geo restrictions are:

The most popular are:

  1. VPN service
  2. Proxy
  3. TOR browser.

We will consider how to unblock Youtube in China with VPN because this is the most reliable solution that is easy in use, safe and private.

How to Use Youtube in China

To use Youtube in China you need:

  1. Get VPN
  2. Setup vpn connection
  3. Open Youtube and enjoy millions of videos.

It is easy to setup vpn connection in your devices.

You can see complete vpn setup instructions here.

Setup VPN Instructions

How to unblock Youtube in China on iPhone

To watch Youtube in China on your iOS device (iPad or iPhone) you need to do the next:

  1. Get your VPN account data
  2. Setup Open VPN or L2TP vpn
  3. Use Youtube without any restrictions.

Sahrzad OpenVPN setup Guides for iPhone, iPad, iPad mini

1. Setup OpenVPN Connect application from AppStore on your iOS device.

2. We send you configuration file *.ovpn (file name can be different depending on the server location)
You can find it in the attachment to the letter that we send you.

Please open it on your iOS device in Mail app and select Open it in OpenVPN.
Very important to open config file exactly in Mail app. Otherwise it can’t be opened by OpenVPN application.
setup openvpn in iPhone/iPad, step 1

3. Click + in the right bottom corner. The next window should appear
setup openvpn in iPhone/iPad, step 2

4. Enter ‘UserID’ and ‘Password’. ‘UserID’ is your VPN username. Tick ‘Save’ and switch ‘Connection’ to ON.
setup openvpn in iPhone/iPad, step 3

 

Sahrzad VPN setup Guides for iOS 10

To make a new vpn connection in your iOS device you need to do the next:

1. Go to Settings > General > VPN
setup vpn in iOS 10 - 1

2. Click Add VPN Configuration. Select L2TP VPN and click Back

setup vpn in iPhone/iPad 2

3. Input you VPN account data – server, account and password. You get these data from Sahrzad service in the e-mail after ordering vpn. Fill the Secret field – secret (small letters)

Please note:Server address must be exactly as in your account data (without http://, www or any other symbols)

setup vpn in iPhone/iPad 3

4. Tap Done to save the settings.

setup vpn in iPhone/iPad 4

 

Once you have created vpn connection you can switch it on and off on the main settings screen.

 

Below you can see the list of sites which are restricted in the country due to Chinese censorship.

Sites and Services Blocked in China

Search Websites Banned in China

WebsiteURL
Googlegoogle.com
Un Encryptedencrypted.google.com
Google APIs*.googleapis.com
Google Japangoogle.co.jp
Technoratiwww.technorati.com
DuckDuckGoduckduckgo.com

Email Service Blocked in China

WebsiteURL
Google Mailmail.google.com

Social Networks Restricted in China

Unblock Youtube in China
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WebsiteURL
Google Plusplus.google.com
Facebookwww.facebook.com
Twittertwitter.com
Instagraminstagram.com
XINGwww.xing.com
Emma Plurkettwww.plurk.com
Twister (software)twister.net.co
Badoobadoo.com
Gab.aiwww.gab.ai

Adult Sites Banned in China

WebsiteURL
XVideoswww.xvideos.com
xHamsterwww.xhamster.com
Pornhubwww.pornhub.com
hardsextubewww.hardsextube.com
drtuberwww.drtuber.com

Audio Website Banned in China

WebsiteURL
SoundCloudwww.soundcloud.com

Maps Service Banned in China

WebsiteURL
Google Mapsmaps.google.com

News Sites Banned in China

WebsiteURL
Le Mondewww.lemonde.fr
Norwegian Broadcasting Corporationwww.nrk.no
The Epoch Timeswww.theepochtimes.com
The Epoch Times(Chinese Edition)www.epochtimes.com
Boxunboxun.com
New Tang Dynasty Televisionwww.ntdtv.com
Tibet Postthetibetpost.com
BBCbbc.co.uk
The Economisteconomist.com
TIMEtime.com

Portals Blocked in China

WebsiteURL
Yahoo! Taiwantw.yahoo.com
Yahoo! Hong Konghk.yahoo.com
Yahoo! Japanyahoo.co.jp
excite (Japan)excite.co.jp

Publication Blocked in China

WebsiteURL
The New York Timesnytimes.com
Bloombergbloomberg.com
The Independentindependent.co.uk
Yomiuri Newsyomiuri.co.jp
Sponichi Newssponichi.co.jp
Nikkei BP Japannikkeibp.co.jp

Sharing Services Blocked in China

WebsiteURL
Google Docsdocs.google.com
Picasapicasaweb.google.com
YouTubewww.youtube.com
GitHubwww.github.com
The Pirate Baythepiratebay.se
Dailymotiondailymotion.com
Dropboxwww.dropbox.com
Vimeowww.vimeo.com
Nico Videonicovideo.jp
Scribdscribd.com
isoHuntisohunt.com
Ustream.tvwww.ustream.tv
PBworkspbworks.com
Flickrflickr.com

Shopping Websites Blocked in China

WebsiteURL
Rakuten Marketrakuten.co.jp
Amazon Japanamazon.co.jp

Hosting Solutions Not Available in China

WebsiteURL
Google Sitessites.google.com
Google Appspotappspot.com