2GB 1core by Amazon Lightsail

Specifications and performance for Amazon Lightsail - 2GB 1core


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"2GB 1core" Plan Specifications

Provider Amazon Lightsail
Plan URL https://aws.amazon.com/lightsail/pricing/
Price per month $10.00
Discount or Surcharge for
long or short term use
Disk GB 60
Num Cores 1
Memory GB 2
Hourly Billing Yes
Virtualization Xen
Data Transfer GB 3000
Burstable CPU Per core CPU allocation: 25%
Dedicated CPU No

Plan Grades

Grades are calculated by combining results from web, sysbench, endurance and remote timing tests. Grade A is best, grade F is worst. The grades below are those of the most recent trial run for this plan.

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Overall Score: 21

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Performance Test Results

We conducted 4 different types of tests during the latest trial for Amazon Lightsail - 2GB 1core. Review the results and compare this plan to its competitors.

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Performance trials run on the 2GB 1core plan

This plan was tested 3 times at vpsbenchmarks.com. The table below shows all trials run on the 2GB 1core plan with its grade and CPU type.

Start of Trial CPU Datacenter Overall Grade
Mar 30 2022 Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2686 v4 @ 2.30GHz Virginia, USA E
Dec 23 2020 Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2686 v4 @ 2.30GHz Virginia, USA E
Apr 04 2020 Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2686 v4 @ 2.30GHz Virginia, USA D

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