Best Value VPS August 2019

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This August, VPSBenchmarks tested and reviewed 11 VPS hosting plans. We judged them on their speed, stability and affordability. These are the best 3 VPS with the best value.

This ranking is Price Weighted and favors the VPS that generate the most power for every dollar you spend. Plans with high performance and low price are ranked higher than high price plans with the same performance. For the ranking that ignores prices, go to Best VPS August 2019.

The VPS tested in August 2019 are a subset of all the VPS we have reviewed over the past 12 months. Go to the Screener to get the entire list of cloud server plans available today, ranked and graded.

Like 95% of the systems we test, the best VPS this August are unmanaged VPS servers.

We build a new ranking every month and every quarter with all the VPS tested during the interval. Check out the list of all current and past rankings.




High Frequency 4GB

Price per month: $24.00
Number of CPU cores: 2
Disk space: 128 GB
Memory: 4.0 GB
Trial Data: Aug 23 2019

Price Weighted Score


Ranks per Category

1st in Web Performance

2nd in Raw CPU Power

1st in Performance Stability

1st in Disk IO Performance

5th in Network Performance




Availability 1GB 1core

Price per month: $4.00
Number of CPU cores: 1
Disk space: 20 GB
Memory: 1.0 GB
Trial Data: Aug 05 2019

Price Weighted Score


Ranks per Category

4th in Web Performance

6th in Raw CPU Power

4th in Performance Stability

7th in Disk IO Performance

1st in Network Performance





Price per month: $7.00
Number of CPU cores: 2
Disk space: 20 GB
Memory: 1.0 GB
Trial Data: Aug 02 2019

Price Weighted Score


Ranks per Category

2nd in Web Performance

4th in Raw CPU Power

3rd in Performance Stability

5th in Disk IO Performance

4th in Network Performance

All Grades in a Chart

How are grades calculated?

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

All grades in this chart are price weighted.

Rankings for all VPS tested during August 2019

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


High Frequency 4GB
Tests started on Aug 23 2019
$24.00 83 PW PW PW PW PW


Availability 1GB 1core
Tests started on Aug 05 2019
$4.00 77 PW PW PW PW PW


Tests started on Aug 02 2019
$7.00 81 PW PW PW PW PW


6GB 4cores 3.3GHz
Tests started on Jul 29 2019
$12.00 74 PW PW PW PW PW


OVH Public Cloud
Tests started on Aug 18 2019
$62.00 31 PW PW PW PW PW

Other Providers

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


Amazon Lightsail
4GB 2cores
Tests started on Aug 07 2019
$20.00 66 PW PW PW PW PW


KVM SSD Standard 1GB
Tests started on Aug 14 2019
$5.00 64 PW PW PW PW PW


Standard 1GB 3 cores
Tests started on Aug 26 2019
$15.00 64 PW PW PW PW PW


Google Compute Engine
Tests started on Aug 12 2019
$39.36 39 PW PW PW PW PW


Tests started on Aug 09 2019
€15.99 ($17.75) 46 PW PW PW PW PW


Amazon EC2
Tests started on Aug 20 2019
$61.20 32 PW PW PW PW PW

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