Note: the Best VPS 2023 rankings are now available.
In the 12 months up to November 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.
Kamatera has datacenters all over the world and offers wide ranging instance types from the affordable "Availability" type to the best performing "General" type.
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.
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.
HostHatch operates in 14 locations and features fast servers along with a simple but effective management UI.
Vultr, based in the USA, has one of the best management UI, a vast array of features and presence all over the world.
Togglebox is an American provider that offers Application Hosting and Cloud VPS with either monthly or hourly billing.
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.
Alwyzon is a young provider based in Austria with fast hardware, competitive prices and a central location in Europe.
9 VPS plans were tested between November 2021 and November 2022.
Max price: $5
Min price: $0
Worst Score: 27
30 VPS plans were tested between November 2021 and November 2022.
Max price: $10
Min price: $5
Worst Score: 14
51 VPS plans were tested between November 2021 and November 2022.
Max price: $25
Min price: $10
Worst Score: 14
25 VPS plans were tested between November 2021 and November 2022.
Max price: $40
Min price: $25
Worst Score: 24
24 VPS plans were tested between November 2021 and November 2022.
Max price: $60
Min price: $40
Worst Score: 30
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 December 2022 at any price.