In the 12 months up to July 2022, VPSBenchmarks put 180 cloud servers from 40 providers through a demanding suite of benchmarks to evaluate their performance as web servers, their capacity to handle heavy loads, their stability and the speed at which they can transfer data through the network. These are the Best VPS in 6 price ranges.
IDrive is a cloud provider based in the USA with a strong core business in cloud backup solutions that expanded into compute solutions in 2021. It offers a very solid product line of cloud servers available in 23 locations.
Layerstack is a provider based in Singapore and with datacenters in 4 locations in south-east Asia and America featuring high performance cloud architecture.
OnetSolutions and Alwyzon are small providers based respectively in France and Austria with a basic set of features but great performance and low prices.
Vultr, based in the USA, has one of the best management UI, a vast array of features and presence all over the world.
Alwyzon is a young provider based in Austria with the latest hardware, competitive prices and a central location within Europe.
Genesis Hosting Solutions is a provider based in the USA with a datacenter in Illinois, a very wide range of products, a comprehensive set of features based on OpenStack and some of the most cutting edge hardware in the VPS market.
Evolution Host specializes in high performance hardware and innovative Anti-DDoS products. It is present in 8 countries around the world with a total of 11 datacenters.
Togglebox is an American provider that offers Application Hosting and Cloud VPS with either monthly or hourly billing.
Contabo is a European provider with datacenters in Germany, the USA and Singapore. It offers cloud servers both in the high-end range (VDS) and also affordable servers with generous specs (VPS).
UpCloud is fast expanding provider based in Europe with 12 datacenters all over the world, fast storage, a rich set of features, solid and very consistent performance.
HostHatch operates in 14 locations and features fast servers along with a simple but effective management UI.
Aruba Cloud, based in Italy, has datacenters in many European countries and features solid consistent performance across its entire line of servers, both prepaid and paid by the hour.
See also Best VPS 2021.
14 VPS plans were tested between July 2021 and July 2022.
Max price: $5
Min price: $0
Worst Score: 27
28 VPS plans were tested between July 2021 and July 2022.
Max price: $10
Min price: $5
Worst Score: 14
47 VPS plans were tested between July 2021 and July 2022.
Max price: $25
Min price: $10
Worst Score: 26
29 VPS plans were tested between July 2021 and July 2022.
Max price: $40
Min price: $25
Worst Score: 24
23 VPS plans were tested between July 2021 and July 2022.
Max price: $60
Min price: $40
Worst Score: 35
We also publish a new ranking every month with just the VPS that were tested during the previous 30 days. It's declined in 2 versions: "Best VPS" and "Best Value VPS". The same products have been tested in both but in the Value ranking, the grades and scores are price weighted.
These are the rankings for all servers tested in July 2022 at any price.