Best VPS December 2020

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This December, VPSBenchmarks tested and reviewed 15 VPS hosting plans. We judged them on their speed, stability and affordability. These are the best 3 VPS.

For price weighted rankings, go to Best Value VPS December 2020.


The VPS tested in December 2020 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.

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


1st

LayerStack

LayerStack

High Frequency 04

Price per month: $48.00
Number of CPU cores: 4
Disk space: 250 GB
Memory: 8.0 GB
Trial Data: Dec 03 2020


Score

72


Ranks per Category

1st in Web Performance

A

2nd in Raw CPU Power

B

2nd in Performance Stability

C

2nd in Disk IO Performance

B

6th in Network Performance

D


2nd

Aruba

Aruba Cloud

Cloud VPS XLarge

Price per month: 25.00€
Number of CPU cores: 4
Disk space: 160 GB
Memory: 8.0 GB
Trial Data: Dec 17 2020


Score

57


Ranks per Category

8th in Web Performance

D

5th in Raw CPU Power

C

3rd in Performance Stability

C

1st in Disk IO Performance

B

10th in Network Performance

D


3rd

CloudingIo

Clouding.io

12GB 6 cores

Price per month: 42.00€
Number of CPU cores: 6
Disk space: 120 GB
Memory: 12.0 GB
Trial Data: Dec 27 2020


Score

55


Ranks per Category

3rd in Web Performance

B

1st in Raw CPU Power

A

4th in Performance Stability

C

12th in Disk IO Performance

E

12th in Network Performance

E


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 December 2020

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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

High Frequency 04
Tests started on Dec 03 2020
$48.00 72 A B C B D

2

Cloud VPS XLarge
Tests started on Dec 17 2020
25.00€ ($29.00) 57 D C C B D

3

12GB 6 cores
Tests started on Dec 27 2020
42.00€ ($48.72) 55 B A C E E

4

8GB 4cores
Tests started on Dec 13 2020
$41.95 54 D B D C C

5

KVM Server L
Tests started on Dec 02 2020
7.80€ ($9.05) 52 D C E C B

6

General 4GB 2 cores
Tests started on Dec 19 2020
$42.00 52 D C D B D

7

VC2 2GB 1 core
Tests started on Dec 09 2020
$10.00 52 E E D B A

8

2GB 1core
Tests started on Dec 05 2020
$10.00 49 B D C C E

9

C2-7
Tests started on Dec 29 2020
$38.40 48 B D C E D

10

Basic
Tests started on Dec 21 2020
10.00€ ($11.60) 35 E E C D E

11

Shared 1GB
Tests started on Dec 11 2020
$5.00 32 E E F D C

12

c.1
Tests started on Dec 08 2020
$20.00 17 F F E F E

Other Providers

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

1

F2s v2
Tests started on Dec 15 2020
$61.00 53 B C D F B

2

2GB 1core
Tests started on Dec 23 2020
$10.00 33 D F C E D

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