Best VPS 2023 under $25

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In the 12 months up to October 2023, VPSBenchmarks tested and reviewed 26 VPS hosting plans in the $15/month to $25/month price range. We evaluated them on their CPU power, network, disk speed, web performance and stability.

This Best VPS 2024 rankings are updated approximately every other month. Check out the list of current and past rankings in all price ranges.


This is the 6th revision of the Best VPS under $25 ranking in 2023. These are the older revisions:


1st

Crunchbits

Crunchbits

4GB Ryzen VDS

Price per month: $17.00
Number of CPU cores: 2
Disk space: 100 GB
Memory: 4.0 GB
Trial Data: Aug 02 2023


Score

75


Ranks per Category

1st in Web Performance

A

3rd in Raw CPU Power

B

3rd in Performance Stability

B

2nd in Disk IO Performance

B

6th in Network Performance

C


2nd

Genesis PC

Genesis Public Cloud

w6asx.xlarge

Price per month: $24.00
Number of CPU cores: 2
Disk space: 200 GB
Memory: 4.0 GB
Trial Data: Sep 09 2023


Score

62


Ranks per Category

6th in Web Performance

C

10th in Raw CPU Power

D

1st in Performance Stability

B

1st in Disk IO Performance

B

19th in Network Performance

D


3rd

Akamai

Akamai

Shared 4GB

Price per month: $24.00
Number of CPU cores: 2
Disk space: 80 GB
Memory: 4.0 GB
Trial Data: Apr 15 2023


Score

59


Ranks per Category

5th in Web Performance

C

11th in Raw CPU Power

D

12th in Performance Stability

D

5th in Disk IO Performance

B

3rd in Network Performance

B


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.


Rankings for all VPS tested during 2023

Click on a grade letter to review detailed performance metrics.

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

1

w6asx.xlarge
Tests started on Sep 09 2023
$24.00 62 C D B B D

2

Shared 4GB
Tests started on Apr 15 2023
$24.00 59 C D D B B

3

PRO O2A4
Tests started on Sep 23 2023
20.10€ ($21.71) 51 C D C E B

4

GP-8 NVMe
Tests started on Jun 19 2023
16.99€ ($18.35) 51 D C D B D

5

HP-8 NVMe 2023
Tests started on Sep 18 2023
21.98€ ($23.74) 51 C B E D D

6

4GB 2cores
Tests started on Oct 28 2023
$22.75 51 D D C C C

7

VM-4
Tests started on Apr 25 2023
$23.99 50 D B D C D

8

Premium
Tests started on May 07 2023
20.00€ ($21.60) 49 B B D E E

9

4 cores 8GB
Tests started on Apr 12 2023
$20.00 48 E D C C D

10

VPS L NVMe
Tests started on Oct 25 2023
16.50€ ($17.82) 47 D B E D D

11

Production
Tests started on Apr 08 2023
20.00€ ($21.60) 44 D C D E D

12

KVM 2
Tests started on Jul 15 2023
$17.99 42 C C C E E

13

PRO VMware 2GB 1 core
Tests started on Feb 08 2023
21.90€ ($23.65) 41 D F E D B

14

Cloud VPS 2
Tests started on Oct 04 2023
19.00€ ($20.52) 39 C D C F E

15

BladeVPS X2
Tests started on Oct 09 2023
13.99€ ($15.11) 34 E F C E D

16

Regular 4GB 2 cores
Tests started on Dec 11 2022
$20.00 33 E E E D C

17

Build #1
Tests started on Jul 10 2023
$20.00 30 E E D C F

18

4GB 2 cores 60GB (Off rankings)
Tests started on Nov 10 2022
16.00€ ($17.28) 27 E D E F E

19

Availability 4GB 2 cores
Tests started on Mar 20 2023
$19.00 25 E E F E D

20

4GB 2 cores
Tests started on Sep 26 2023
14.00€ ($15.12) 25 E D E F E

Other Providers

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

1

4GB Ryzen VDS
Tests started on Aug 02 2023
$17.00 75 A B B B C

2

LS 1x2
Tests started on Jul 20 2023
$16.00 51 B E D B C

3

Ampere A1 2cores 4GB
Tests started on Dec 22 2022
$18.72 42 D D B F D

4

PLAY2-PICO
Tests started on Aug 18 2023
14.86€ ($16.05) 42 B E D F C

5

LS 2x4
Tests started on Dec 30 2022
$25.00 37 D E D E E

6

Basic Regular 4GB 2 cores
Tests started on Apr 03 2023
$24.00 34 E D E D C

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