Best VPS September 2020

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This September, 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 September 2020.


The VPS tested in September 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

Aruba

Aruba Cloud

Cloud PRO 8GB 4 cores

Price per month: 86.40€
Number of CPU cores: 4
Disk space: 80 GB
Memory: 8.0 GB
Trial Data: Sep 18 2020


Score

82


Ranks per Category

2nd in Web Performance

A

3rd in Raw CPU Power

A

3rd in Performance Stability

B

3rd in Disk IO Performance

B

3rd in Network Performance

B


2nd

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 13 2020


Score

81


Ranks per Category

4th in Web Performance

B

6th in Raw CPU Power

B

1st in Performance Stability

A

4th in Disk IO Performance

B

5th in Network Performance

B


3rd

UpCloud

UpCloud

4GB 2 cores

Price per month: $20.00
Number of CPU cores: 2
Disk space: 80 GB
Memory: 4.0 GB
Trial Data: Sep 11 2020


Score

79


Ranks per Category

5th in Web Performance

B

4th in Raw CPU Power

B

2nd in Performance Stability

A

7th in Disk IO Performance

B

2nd in Network Performance

A


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.


Rankings for all VPS tested during September 2020

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

1

Cloud PRO 8GB 4 cores
Tests started on Sep 18 2020
86.40€ ($100.22) 82 A A B B B

2

High Frequency 4GB
Tests started on Sep 13 2020
$24.00 81 B B A B B

3

4GB 2 cores
Tests started on Sep 11 2020
$20.00 79 B B A B A

4

PKVM-16G
Tests started on Sep 07 2020
$50.00 77 A A B C B

5

12GB 6cores
Tests started on Sep 17 2020
$62.65 76 B A B A C

6

4GB $20
Tests started on Sep 27 2020
$20.00 71 B B C A B

7

General 2GB 1 core
Tests started on Sep 21 2020
$15.00 60 C D D B A

8

B2-15
Tests started on Sep 02 2020
$50.40 47 C B C E E

9

Start
Tests started on Sep 25 2020
5.00€ ($5.80) 24 F F D D F

10

m.1s
Tests started on Sep 24 2020
$3.50 17 F F E E F

Other Providers

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

1

t4g.medium
Tests started on Sep 15 2020
$28.20 54 B D C E B

2

Medium-2
Tests started on Sep 06 2020
$32.21 52 D D D B C

3

G2 4GB
Tests started on Sep 09 2020
$40.00 52 A C C D E

4

KVM Server M
Tests started on Sep 20 2020
4.10€ ($4.76) 40 D D E C D

5

ecs.n4.small
Tests started on Sep 01 2020
$13.66 26 E E C E F

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