IDrive Compute VPS Review

VPSB Recommended


Last updated on

IDrive Compute in its own words

IDrive® Compute enables developers and businesses to host multiple NVMe-powered Linux instances across multiple edge locations. IDrive Compute’s Edge locations improve efficiency by reducing latency and improving performance.

Currently at 20 locations in USA and expected to grow internationally as well.

Create Linux-based compute instances in seconds, centrally manage instances and users, and scale up with predictable pricing.

IDrive® Compute can be an ideal service for many applications including:

Real-time communication
Remote monitoring of assets
Autonomous vehicles
Cloud gaming
Content delivery
Patient monitoring
Smart homes and more.

IDrive Compute was founded in 2021.
It is headquartered in the USA.
It offers VPS and Storage hosting products.

It has datacenters in:
  • United States

Features included with VPS

Features not included in the VPS price are marked as missing below.

Feature Value Comment
Hourly Billing  Yes
DDOS Protection  No
Backups  No

Backups are available for $0.05/GB/month.

Control Panel  Custom
SSH Keys Setup  Yes
Total Number of Datacenters  20
Number of Datacenter Continents  1
Monitoring Charts  No
Admin REST API  No
Upgrade VPS from admin console  Yes
Mobile Friendly UI  Yes
Reverse DNS  No
Accepted Forms of Payment  Credit cards
Hidden CPU Model  Yes
Affiliate Program  No
Firewall  Yes
Shelving  No
Compare Features

IDrive Compute Extra Services

In addition to features included in the VPS plan, IDrive Compute also offers the following services (possibly for a fee):

Backups   Block storage   Object storage Load balancer Floating IP addresses
Team Management   Managed databases Serverless DDoS protection Kubernetes
GPU instances


These are all the CPU types we have seen in IDrive Compute instances per plan and time period.

IDrive Compute CPUs

VPS Instance Provisioning Time

For each IDrive Compute VPS trial, we measured how long it took to provision the server.

See also VPS provisioning times for all providers.

Average Provisioning Time Min Provisioning Time Max Provisioning Time Number of VPS Samples
25s 25s 25s 1

Admin UI Screenshots

Cloud Storage Prices

For a comparison of storage features and prices from all providers, please check the Cloud Storage Prices page.

Storage Type Price / GB / month Restriction Description
Backups $0.050 Backups can be scheduled daily or weekly.
Block $0.100

Compare all IDrive Compute plans in the Screener

The Screener shows all IDrive Compute plans side by side with their grades in 5 categories.

IDrive Compute Plans

Plan Specifications

Price per month $40.00
Discount or Surcharge for
long or short term use
Disk GB 160
Num Cores 4
Memory GB 8.0
Hourly Billing Yes
Virtualization KVM
Data Transfer GB 5000
Burstable CPU No
Dedicated CPU No

Plan Grades

Screen IDrive Compute VPS Plans

Grades are calculated by combining results from web, sysbench, endurance and remote timing tests. Grade A is best, grade F is worst.

Follow the letter links to find the test results backing the grade.

More details about grades calculation

Overall Score: 65

Web Performance Raw CPU Power Performance Stability Disk IO Performance Network Performance
Show Price Weighted Grades   

Performance Test Results

We conducted 4 different types of tests during the latest trial for IDrive Compute - Shared 4 cores 8GB. Review the results and compare this plan to its competitors.

Web Runs Network Transfers Sysbench Endurance
Review Review Review Review
Compare Compare Compare Compare

Performance trials run on the Shared 4 cores 8GB plan

This plan was tested 1 times at The table below shows all trials run on the Shared 4 cores 8GB plan with its grade and CPU type.

Start of Trial CPU Datacenter Overall Grade
Mar 17 2021 AMD EPYC Processor (with IBPB) California, USA C


Find the VPS that fits your requirements in seconds


Best VPS 2021

Provider Finder

Share this page

Latest Tweets by @vpsbenchmarks


Comparing Apple M1 Performance to VPS Servers On November 17, 2020 Apple released the MacBook Air with the M1 chip. With all the hype surrounding ...
IONOS cuts prices on all VPS plans and adds high RAM options Last week, IONOS cut the prices of all its VPS instances by $5....
How do Cloud Providers Protect You from the Greatest Security Threats to a VPS? We all know that VPS cloud hosting is a wonderfully flexible solution for any user that demands ...


Be Featured on VPSBenchmarks

Cloud Server Providers, would you like your products to be tested at

Check out our pricing page and sign up


We are proud to provide objective and impartial benchmark data on this website. VPSBenchmarks receives support from some of the providers featured here but all tests are conducted the same way regardless of our relationships with them.

If you find our benchmarks valuable, you can help by making your cloud purchases using the Provider Affiliate Buttons displayed throughout the site.