Cloud Server S by IONOS

Specifications and performance for IONOS - Cloud Server S


Instance Type: Cloud Servers

This plan belongs to the IONOS Cloud Servers server line (General Purpose).

Instance Type Description

Per hour billing, VMWare virtualization, REST API, unmetered bandwidth and Intel Xeon processors.

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Instance Type Specifications

Approximate Cost per vCPU Between $5.00 and $10.62
Approximate RAM per vCPU Between 1.0 and 2.0GB
Hourly billing yes
Shared CPU no
Storage included yes

See also all IONOS instance types.

"Cloud Server S" Plan Specifications

Provider IONOS
Plan URL
Price per month $5.00
Discount or Surcharge for
long or short term use
Hourly Billing Yes: $0.0069/hour
Disk GB 40
Num Cores 1
Memory GB 1
Virtualization VMWare
Data Transfer GB Unlimited
Maximum Network Speed 400 Mbps
Burstable CPU No
Dedicated CPU No

Badges of Quality

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

Stable Performance IONOS - Cloud Server S 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: 32

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Note: A low grade on a low price VPS does not necessarily mean the VPS is underperforming, the server may still perform better than other servers at the same price. Use the Price Weighted Grades or the Best VPS 2024 rankings to find the best VPS in each price range.

Performance Test Results

We conducted 5 different types of tests during the latest trial for IONOS - Cloud Server S. Review the results and compare this plan to its competitors.

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Performance trials run on the Cloud Server S plan

This plan was tested 3 times at The table below shows all trials run on the Cloud Server S plan with its grade and CPU type.

Start of Trial CPU Datacenter Overall Grade
Oct 03 2023 Intel(R) Xeon(R) Gold 6230R CPU @ 2.10GHz Germany E
Nov 12 2021 Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2660 v4 @ 2.00GHz USA D
Nov 17 2020 Intel(R) Xeon(R) Gold 5120 CPU @ 2.20GHz USA D

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