Best VPS 2022 under $25

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In the 12 months up to May 2022, VPSBenchmarks tested and reviewed 42 VPS hosting plans in the $10 to $25 price range. We evaluated them on their CPU power, network, disk speed, web performance and stability.

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This Best VPS 2022 rankings are updated approximately every other month. Check out the list of current and past rankings in all price ranges.


This is the 3rd revision of the Best VPS under $25 ranking in 2022. These are the older revisions:


1st

Vultr

Vultr

High Frequency 4GB

Price per month: $24.00
Number of CPU cores: 2
Disk space: 128 GB
Memory: 4.0 GB
Trial Data: Sep 07 2021


Score

76


Ranks per Category

1st in Web Performance

B

9th in Raw CPU Power

C

1st in Performance Stability

A

5th in Disk IO Performance

B

6th in Network Performance

B


2nd

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4GB 2cores

Price per month: $21.70
Number of CPU cores: 2
Disk space: 40 GB
Memory: 4.0 GB
Trial Data: Apr 28 2022


Score

70


Ranks per Category

5th in Web Performance

B

20th in Raw CPU Power

C

4th in Performance Stability

B

3rd in Disk IO Performance

B

10th in Network Performance

C


3rd

Linode

Linode

Shared 4GB

Price per month: $20.00
Number of CPU cores: 2
Disk space: 80 GB
Memory: 4.0 GB
Trial Data: Dec 20 2021


Score

69


Ranks per Category

3rd in Web Performance

B

7th in Raw CPU Power

C

5th in Performance Stability

B

11th in Disk IO Performance

C

11th in Network Performance

C


All Grades in a Chart

How are grades calculated?

Each horizontal bar section in the chart below represents a grade value: A: [16-20], F: [0-3]. The total bar length is the Score.


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Plan Price Score Web Perf Raw CPU Power Perf Stability Disk IO Perf Network Perf

1

High Frequency 4GB
Tests started on Sep 07 2021
$24.00 76 B C A B B

2

4GB 2cores
Tests started on Apr 28 2022
$21.70 70 B C B B C

3

Shared 4GB
Tests started on Dec 20 2021
$20.00 69 B C B C C

4

Virtual Server L
Tests started on Mar 20 2022
21.99€ ($24.19) 68 C A D A C

5

VPS L NVMe
Tests started on Oct 17 2021
14.99€ ($16.49) 62 C A D B C

6

2GB 1 core
Tests started on Jan 27 2022
$13.70 62 B E B B C

7

2GB 1 core
Tests started on Apr 26 2022
12.73€ ($14.00) 62 C E C A B

8

D2-4
Tests started on Jul 02 2021
$11.95 62 B D B C D

9

VPS XL
Tests started on Aug 12 2021
$25.00 61 C B B C D

10

Developer
Tests started on Apr 10 2022
10.00€ ($11.00) 61 B C B C D

11

General 2GB 1 core
Tests started on Aug 04 2021
$15.00 61 B D B B D

12

Availability 4GB 2 cores
Tests started on Mar 18 2022
$19.00 61 C C D B B

13

vm.c5sd.xlarge
Tests started on Jan 17 2022
$20.00 54 B C C F C

14

Shared 2 cores 4GB
Tests started on Apr 29 2022
$20.00 54 D C C C D

15

High Performance 4GB
Tests started on Apr 25 2022
$24.00 53 C C C E C

16

Cloud PRO 2GB 1 core
Tests started on Mar 16 2022
21.60€ ($23.76) 53 B E D C A

17

Premium
Tests started on May 06 2022
20.00€ ($22.00) 51 C B C E E

18

D2-8
Tests started on May 22 2022
$21.52 50 D C D C C

19

VPS M RAM
Tests started on Dec 27 2021
$15.00 49 C D D D C

20

4GB 2 cores
Tests started on Dec 05 2021
$20.00 49 D C D D C

21

GP-8
Tests started on Jul 29 2021
12.99€ ($14.29) 47 D B E D D

22

VPS L
Tests started on Mar 28 2022
$15.00 47 D D C D D

23

4GB 2 cores
Tests started on Dec 24 2021
16.00€ ($17.60) 47 C C C E E

24

Cloud VPS Large
Tests started on May 03 2022
12.50€ ($13.75) 44 E E C C C

25

m.4
Tests started on May 20 2022
$14.00 44 D D D C D

26

Cloud Server L
Tests started on May 13 2022
$20.00 37 D E E D D

27

VPS Essential
Tests started on Jan 08 2022
$11.50 34 F E E D C

28

GP-8 NVMe
Tests started on Apr 06 2022
12.99€ ($14.29) 32 E D F D D

29

Basic
Tests started on Dec 22 2021
10.00€ ($11.00) 26 E E D F E

Other Providers

Plan Price Score Web Perf Raw CPU Power Perf Stability Disk IO Perf Network Perf

1

Runway 4
Tests started on Feb 11 2022
$16.99 63 B B C C D

2

Start L
Tests started on Sep 10 2021
$15.00 58 D C D B B

3

DEV1-M
Tests started on Aug 26 2021
15.77€ ($17.35) 54 D C C D C

4

Premium Intel 4GB 2cores
Tests started on Aug 21 2021
$24.00 54 D C E B B

5

E4 2 cores 4GB
Tests started on Sep 21 2021
$22.32 43 D C C E D

6

ecs.t6-c1m2.large
Tests started on Jul 07 2021
$20.91 39 B D C E F

7

Ampere A1 1core 2GB
Tests started on Jan 10 2022
$10.50 36 D D C F D

8

U1.1x2
Tests started on Jul 09 2021
$13.93 35 E F C E D

9

e2-medium
Tests started on May 05 2022
$24.46 30 E D E E D

10

t4g.small
Tests started on Aug 27 2021
$16.10 30 D E E F D

11

KVM Premium 2GB
Tests started on Oct 01 2021
$12.00 28 E E D E E

12

LIN-SSD-L
Tests started on Jul 17 2021
$25.00 27 F F E E C

13

e2-small
Tests started on Aug 16 2021
$16.23 26 F E F E D

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