Premium 8GB by Linode

Specifications and performance for Linode - Premium 8GB


Instance Type: Premium

This plan belongs to the Linode Premium server line (Compute optimized).

Instance Type Description

Minimum hardware model for consistent performance on dedicated resources. Premium instances provide the highest level of performance for CPU intensive or latency sensitive workloads running on Linode's best available AMD Epyc™ processors.

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Instance Type Specifications

Approximate Cost per vCPU Between $21.50 and $21.62
Approximate RAM per vCPU 2.0GB
Hourly billing yes
CPU type AMD
Shared CPU no
Storage included yes

See also all Linode instance types.

"Premium 8GB" Plan Specifications

Provider Linode
Plan URL
Price per month $86.00
Discount or Surcharge for
long or short term use
Hourly Billing Yes: $0.1300/hour
Disk GB 160
Num Cores 4
Memory GB 8
Virtualization KVM
Data Transfer GB 5000
Maximum Network Speed 5000 Mbps
Burstable CPU No
Dedicated CPU Yes

Badges of Quality

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

Stable Performance Linode - Premium 8GB performance is very stable over long periods of time
Fast Storage Speed Linode - Premium 8GB storage read+write storage speed goes over 3000 MiB/s

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: 65

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Performance Test Results

We conducted 5 different types of tests during the latest trial for Linode - Premium 8GB. Review the results and compare this plan to its competitors.

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Performance trials run on the Premium 8GB plan

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

Start of Trial CPU Datacenter Overall Grade
Sep 24 2023 AMD EPYC 7713 64-Core Processor Paris, France C

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