InMotion Hosting VPS Plans Review

InMotion


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InMotion Hosting was founded in 2001.
It is headquartered in the USA.
It offers Web, Shared, Wordpress and VPS hosting products.


Features and Usability

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

Feature Value Comment
Hourly Billing  No
DDOS Protection  Yes
Backups  Yes

Snapshots can be taken and restored for free. They are deleted automatically after 10 days.
They can be scheduled for everyday of the week at the time chosen by the user.

Control Panel  Custom
SSH Keys Setup  Yes
Total Number of Datacenters  2
Number of Datacenter Continents  1
Monitoring Charts  Yes

Bandwidth, disk space, RAM, Load average.

Admin REST API  No
Upgrade VPS from admin console  No
Mobile Friendly UI  No
Reverse DNS  No
Accepted Forms of Payment  Credit cards
Hidden CPU Model  No
Affiliate Program  Yes

In VPSBenchmark's opinion

Feature Value Comment
UI Friendliness 

Minimal sets of features in UI but sufficient.

Quality of Service 

Activation of a VPS requires a personal phone call from InMotion where they ask what the server will be used for.
The whole process takes about 1 hour in my experience during business hours.

InMotion Hosting Extra Services

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

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

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* The 48 cores are visible on the VM but are shared between all guests. * The VM actually reports only 2GB of RAM are available + 2GB swap.

Plan Specifications

URL https://www.inmotionhosting.com/self-managed-vps
Price per month $29.99
Discount or Surcharge for
long or short term use
No
Disk GB 75
Num Cores 48
Memory GB 4.0
Hourly Billing No
Virtualization Unknown
Data Transfer GB 4000
Burstable CPU No
Dedicated CPU No

Plan Grades

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Overall Score: 51

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Performance Test Results

We conducted 4 different types of tests during the latest trial for InMotion Hosting - VPS-1000. Review the results and compare this plan to its competitors.

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Performance trials run on the VPS-1000 plan

This plan was tested 1 times at vpsbenchmarks.com. The table below shows all trials run on the VPS-1000 plan with its grade and CPU type.

Start of Trial CPU Overall Grade
Sep 12 2018 Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2670 v3 @ 2.30GHz C

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