Ramnode VPS Review

Ramnode

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Ramnode was founded in 2012.
It is headquartered in the USA.
It offers VPS hosting products.

It has datacenters in:
  • Netherlands
  • United States

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Ramnode VPS Features

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

Feature Value Comment
Hourly Billing  Mixed
DDOS Protection  No

Available for a fee ($3/month).

Backups  No

Charged extra at $0.05/GB/mo.

Control Panel  fleio
SSH Keys Setup  Yes
Total Number of Datacenters  5
Number of Datacenter Continents  2
Monitoring Charts  Yes

Network usage, CPU usage.

Admin REST API  Yes
Upgrade VPS from admin console  Yes
Mobile Friendly UI  Yes
Reverse DNS  No
Accepted Forms of Payment  Paypal, credit cards, bitcoin (BitPay)
Hidden CPU Model  No
Affiliate Program  Yes
Firewall  Yes

Called security groups.

Shelving  No
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Ramnode Extra Services

In addition to features included in VPS plans, Ramnode 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 Private network

VPS Instance Provisioning Time

For each Ramnode VPS trial, we measured how long it took to provision the server from the moment it was ordered to the moment it accepted SSH connections.

See also VPS provisioning times for all providers.

Average Provisioning Time Min Provisioning Time Max Provisioning Time Number of VPS Samples
45s 25s 70s 6

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Plan Specifications

URL https://ramnode.com/
Price per month $5.00
Discount or Surcharge for
long or short term use
No
Disk GB 35
Num Cores 2
Memory GB 1.0
Hourly Billing Yes
Virtualization KVM
Data Transfer GB 2000
Burstable CPU No
Dedicated CPU No

Plan Grades

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: 21

Web Performance Raw CPU Power Performance Stability Disk IO Performance Network Performance
E E F E F
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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 2021 rankings to find the best VPS in each price range.


Performance Test Results

We conducted 4 different types of tests during the latest trial for Ramnode - KVM Standard 1GB. Review the results and compare this plan to its competitors.

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Performance trials run on the KVM Standard 1GB plan

This plan was tested 3 times at vpsbenchmarks.com. The table below shows all trials run on the KVM Standard 1GB plan with its grade and CPU type.

Start of Trial CPU Datacenter Overall Grade
May 19 2021 Intel Core Processor (Skylake, IBRS) New York, USA E
Mar 07 2020 Intel Core Processor (Skylake, IBRS) New York, USA D
Aug 14 2019 AMD EPYC Processor (with IBPB) New York, USA D

Plan Specifications

URL http://ramnode.com/vps.php
Price per month $7.00
Discount or Surcharge for
long or short term use
No
Disk GB 60
Num Cores 2
Memory GB 2.0
Hourly Billing No
Virtualization OpenVZ
Data Transfer GB 2000
Burstable CPU No
Dedicated CPU No

Plan Grades

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: 48

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

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 2021 rankings to find the best VPS in each price range.


Performance Test Results

We conducted 4 different types of tests during the latest trial for Ramnode - OpenVZ SSD Standard 2GB. Review the results and compare this plan to its competitors.

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Performance trials run on the OpenVZ SSD Standard 2GB plan

This plan was tested 4 times at vpsbenchmarks.com. The table below shows all trials run on the OpenVZ SSD Standard 2GB plan with its grade and CPU type.

Start of Trial CPU Datacenter Overall Grade
Aug 07 2020 Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2630 v2 @ 2.60GHz Seattle, Washington, USA D
Jan 13 2020 Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2630 v2 @ 2.60GHz New York, USA D
May 27 2019 Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2630 v2 @ 2.60GHz New York, USA D
Oct 04 2018 Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2640 v4 @ 2.40GHz New York, NY, USA D

Plan Specifications

URL https://www.ramnode.com/
Price per month $10.00
Discount or Surcharge for
long or short term use
No
Disk GB 65
Num Cores 2
Memory GB 2.0
Hourly Billing Yes
Virtualization KVM
Data Transfer GB 3000
Burstable CPU No
Dedicated CPU No

Plan Grades

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: 28

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

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 2021 rankings to find the best VPS in each price range.


Performance Test Results

We conducted 4 different types of tests during the latest trial for Ramnode - KVM Standard 2GB. Review the results and compare this plan to its competitors.

Web Runs Network Transfers Sysbench Endurance
Review Review Review Review
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Performance trials run on the KVM Standard 2GB plan

This plan was tested 1 times at vpsbenchmarks.com. The table below shows all trials run on the KVM Standard 2GB plan with its grade and CPU type.

Start of Trial CPU Datacenter Overall Grade
Feb 01 2021 Intel Core Processor (Skylake, IBRS) New York, USA E

Plan Specifications

URL https://ramnode.com/#pricing
Price per month $12.00
Discount or Surcharge for
long or short term use
No
Disk GB 50
Num Cores 1
Memory GB 2.0
Hourly Billing Yes
Virtualization KVM
Data Transfer GB 3000
Burstable CPU No
Dedicated CPU No

Plan Grades

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: 28

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

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 2021 rankings to find the best VPS in each price range.


Performance Test Results

We conducted 4 different types of tests during the latest trial for Ramnode - KVM Premium 2GB. Review the results and compare this plan to its competitors.

Web Runs Network Transfers Sysbench Endurance
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Performance trials run on the KVM Premium 2GB plan

This plan was tested 3 times at vpsbenchmarks.com. The table below shows all trials run on the KVM Premium 2GB plan with its grade and CPU type.

Start of Trial CPU Datacenter Overall Grade
Oct 01 2021 Intel Core Processor (Skylake, IBRS) New York, USA E
May 18 2020 Intel Core Processor (Skylake, IBRS) New York, USA C
Nov 08 2019 Intel Core Processor (Skylake, IBRS) New York, USA C

Plan Specifications

URL https://www.ramnode.com/#pricing
Price per month $24.00
Discount or Surcharge for
long or short term use
Surcharge
The on-demand price for this plan is $25.92/month, which is 8% more expensive than the monthly price.
The surcharge does not apply if the VPS is used for 30 days or more.
Disk GB 100
Num Cores 2
Memory GB 4.0
Hourly Billing Yes
Virtualization KVM
Data Transfer GB 4000
Burstable CPU No
Dedicated CPU No

Plan Grades

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: 55

Web Performance Raw CPU Power Performance Stability Disk IO Performance Network Performance
B B C D E
Show Price Weighted Grades   

Performance Test Results

We conducted 4 different types of tests during the latest trial for Ramnode - KVM Premium 4GB. Review the results and compare this plan to its competitors.

Web Runs Network Transfers Sysbench Endurance
Review Review Review Review
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Performance trials run on the KVM Premium 4GB plan

This plan was tested 1 times at vpsbenchmarks.com. The table below shows all trials run on the KVM Premium 4GB plan with its grade and CPU type.

Start of Trial CPU Datacenter Overall Grade
Oct 18 2020 Intel Core Processor (Skylake, IBRS) New York, USA C

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