Best Value VPS March 2020

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This March, VPSBenchmarks tested and reviewed 15 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 March 2020.

The VPS tested in March 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.

Like 95% of the systems we test, the best VPS this March 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 1GB

Price per month: $6.00
Number of CPU cores: 1
Disk space: 32 GB
Memory: 1.0 GB
Trial Data: Mar 19 2020

Price Weighted Score


Ranks per Category

3rd in Web Performance

7th in Raw CPU Power

1st in Performance Stability

1st in Disk IO Performance

1st in Network Performance




Availability 4GB 4 cores

Price per month: $24.00
Number of CPU cores: 4
Disk space: 20 GB
Memory: 4.0 GB
Trial Data: Mar 17 2020

Price Weighted Score


Ranks per Category

4th in Web Performance

2nd in Raw CPU Power

9th in Performance Stability

3rd in Disk IO Performance

3rd in Network Performance


Genesis PC

Genesis Public Cloud


Price per month: $88.00
Number of CPU cores: 6
Disk space: 0 GB
Memory: 24.0 GB
Trial Data: Mar 27 2020

Price Weighted Score


Ranks per Category

1st in Web Performance

1st in Raw CPU Power

2nd in Performance Stability

4th in Disk IO Performance

12th 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 March 2020

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


High Frequency 1GB
Tests started on Mar 19 2020
$6.00 87 PW PW PW PW PW


Availability 4GB 4 cores
Tests started on Mar 17 2020
$24.00 84 PW PW PW PW PW


Tests started on Mar 27 2020
$88.00 84 PW PW PW PW PW


2GB 1 core
Tests started on Mar 02 2020
€8.00 ($8.64) 80 PW PW PW PW PW


4GB 2 cores
Tests started on Mar 06 2020
$20.00 79 PW PW PW PW PW


Cloud Server XL
Tests started on Feb 27 2020
$50.00 69 PW PW PW PW PW


Cloud VPS Medium
Tests started on Mar 23 2020
€6.50 ($7.02) 67 PW PW PW PW PW


Tests started on Mar 11 2020
€40.00 ($43.20) 56 PW PW PW PW PW

Other Providers

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


Tests started on Mar 25 2020
$10.00 71 PW PW PW PW PW


Tests started on Mar 21 2020
$15.11 62 PW PW PW PW PW


Starter 1GB 1 core
Tests started on Mar 15 2020
$4.50 61 PW PW PW PW PW


Tests started on Mar 13 2020
$12.00 57 PW PW PW PW PW


CPU Optimized 4GB
Tests started on Feb 29 2020
$40.00 50 PW PW PW PW PW


Standard 2GB
Tests started on Mar 09 2020
$29.99 48 PW PW PW PW PW


Premium 8GB
Tests started on Mar 04 2020
$40.00 36 PW PW PW PW PW

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