U1.2x4 by IBM Cloud

Specifications and performance for IBM Cloud - U1.2x4


Instance Type: Variable Compute

This plan belongs to the IBM Cloud Variable Compute server line (Classic Infrastructure).

Instance Type Description

Burstable instances. Compute profiles are best for moderate to high web-traffic workloads, such as workloads with intensive CPU demands, including production batch processing and front-end web servers.

Provider page for instance type: https://www.ibm.com/cloud/virtual-servers-classic

Instance Type Specifications

Approximate Cost per vCPU Between $13.93 and $13.94
Approximate RAM per vCPU 2.0GB
Hourly billing yes
Shared CPU yes
Storage included yes

See also all IBM Cloud instance types.

"U1.2x4" Plan Specifications

Provider IBM Cloud
Plan URL https://www.ibm.com/cloud/virtual-servers
Price per month $30.24
Warning: network bandwidth costs are not included in this price.
Discount or Surcharge for
long or short term use
Hourly Billing Yes: $0.0420/hour
Disk GB 25
Num Cores 2
Memory GB 4
Virtualization Xen
Data Transfer GB
Maximum Network Speed 100 Mbps
Burstable CPU Per core CPU allocation: 100%
Dedicated CPU No
Storage Root storage for this plan is networked.

Badges of Quality

Badges are awards granted to VPS plans that meet certain quality criteria.

Meets Bandwidth Specs IBM Cloud - U1.2x4 delivers all the bandwidth advertised in its specifications
Stable Performance IBM Cloud - U1.2x4 performance is very stable over long periods of time

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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More details about grades calculation

Overall Score: 46

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Performance Test Results

We conducted 4 different types of tests during the latest trial for IBM Cloud - U1.2x4. Review the results and compare this plan to its competitors.

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Performance trials run on the U1.2x4 plan

This plan was tested 1 times at vpsbenchmarks.com. The table below shows all trials run on the U1.2x4 plan with its grade and CPU type.

Start of Trial CPU Datacenter Overall Grade
Oct 12 2021 Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2690 v4 @ 2.60GHz Texas, USA D

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