Best Value VPS September 2021

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This September, VPSBenchmarks tested and reviewed 14 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 September 2021.


The VPS tested in September 2021 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

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 07 2021


Price Weighted Score

80


Ranks per Category

3rd in Web Performance

5th in Raw CPU Power

2nd in Performance Stability

6th in Disk IO Performance

3rd in Network Performance



2nd

IDriveCompute

IDrive Compute

Shared 4 cores 8GB

Price per month: $40.00
Number of CPU cores: 4
Disk space: 160 GB
Memory: 8.0 GB
Trial Data: Sep 14 2021


Price Weighted Score

80


Ranks per Category

4th in Web Performance

3rd in Raw CPU Power

3rd in Performance Stability

5th in Disk IO Performance

6th in Network Performance



3rd

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1GB 1core

Price per month: $9.45
Number of CPU cores: 1
Disk space: 20 GB
Memory: 1.0 GB
Trial Data: Sep 13 2021


Price Weighted Score

78


Ranks per Category

1st in Web Performance

10th in Raw CPU Power

4th in Performance Stability

2nd in Disk IO Performance

2nd 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: [16-20], F: [0-3]. The total bar length is the Score.

All grades in this chart are price weighted.


Rankings for all VPS tested during September 2021

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

1

High Frequency 4GB
Tests started on Sep 07 2021
$24.00 80 PW PW PW PW PW

2

Shared 4 cores 8GB
Tests started on Sep 14 2021
$40.00 80 PW PW PW PW PW

3

1GB 1core
Tests started on Sep 13 2021
$9.45 78 PW PW PW PW PW

4

Start L
Tests started on Sep 10 2021
$15.00 73 PW PW PW PW PW

5

Availability 1GB 1core
Tests started on Sep 19 2021
$4.00 70 PW PW PW PW PW

6

Cloud VPS Medium
Tests started on Sep 16 2021
6.50€ ($7.54) 69 PW PW PW PW PW

7

VDS L
Tests started on Sep 01 2021
68.99€ ($80.03) 59 PW PW PW PW PW

8

8GB 4 cores
Tests started on Sep 24 2021
28.00€ ($32.48) 57 PW PW PW PW PW

9

8GB 4 cores
Tests started on Sep 05 2021
$40.00 55 PW PW PW PW PW

10

8GB 4 cores
Tests started on Sep 12 2021
47.44€ ($55.03) 52 PW PW PW PW PW

11

Start
Tests started on Sep 23 2021
5.00€ ($5.80) 37 PW PW PW PW PW

12

Cloud VDS 2
Tests started on Sep 02 2021
49.00€ ($56.84) 34 PW PW PW PW PW

Other Providers

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

1

ecs.t5-lc1m1.small
Tests started on Sep 28 2021
$6.52 54 PW PW PW PW PW

2

E4 2 cores 4GB
Tests started on Sep 21 2021
$22.32 52 PW PW PW PW PW

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