Cubes S by IONOS

Specifications and performance for IONOS - Cubes S


Instance Type: Cubes

This plan belongs to the IONOS Cubes server line (Cloud Computing).

Instance Type Description

Enterprise-grade virtual private servers. Cost-effective virtual servers that you can use as independent computing capacity for workloads such as development and test environments (incl. integration into the CI/CD pipeline). Use our easily configurable server-and-storage system to the extent you need at any time.
IONOS Cloud Cubes works by default with an attached NVMe volume, which can be expanded with HDD or SSD network block storage as needed.

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Instance Type Specifications

Approximate Cost per vCPU $4.00
Approximate RAM per vCPU 2GB
Hourly billing yes
Shared CPU yes
Storage included yes

See also all IONOS instance types.

"Cubes S" Plan Specifications

Provider IONOS
Plan URL
Price per month $4.39
Discount or Surcharge for
long or short term use
Hourly Billing Yes: $0.0061/hour
Disk GB 50
Num Cores 1
Memory GB 2
Virtualization Hyper-V
Data Transfer GB 2000
Maximum Network Speed 2000 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 - Cubes 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: 25

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Performance Test Results

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

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Performance trials run on the Cubes S plan

This plan was tested 2 times at The table below shows all trials run on the Cubes S plan with its grade and CPU type.

Start of Trial CPU Datacenter Overall Grade
Jul 01 2024 AMD EPYC-Milan Processor New Jersey, USA E
Nov 16 2022 Intel Xeon Processor (Skylake, IBRS) New Jersey, USA E

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