Vultr High Performance 16GB, June 9th 2022

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We have run a full suite of performance tests on the High Performance 16GB VPS plan of Vultr. VPSBenchmarks bought, setup the server and started the tests.

On this page, you'll find:

  • Price and specifications for the High Performance 16GB plan.
  • The grades that summarize its performance in 5 categories based on the benchmarks results.
  • Links to the detailed benchmarks results that can be compared to other providers and other plans.

Provider Plan Monthly price Hourly billing Num CPU cores Disk space (GB) Memory (GB)
Vultr High Performance 16GB $96.00 Yes 8 350 16

Datacenter CPU type CPU details OS, Kernel and Virtualization Data transfer (GB)
New Jersey, USA Intel Xeon Processor (Cascadelake) Frequency:
3.0 GHz
Cache size:
16.4 MB
Hyperthreading ON: yes

Ubuntu 22.04 LTS

5.15.0

KVM

8000

Note: the CPU details Frequency is the frequency observed at the start of the trial. It may vary as the trial progresses.

Grades

Grades are calculated by combining results from web, sysbench, endurance, yabs (geekbench, fio, iperf3) and network transfers tests.

Grade A is best, grade F is worst. Follow the letter links to find the test results backing the grade.

How are grades calculated?

Overall Score: 68

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

Review the list of metrics that the grades above are calculated from.

VPS Instance Provisioning Time

It took 2 minutes and 30 seconds from the time the order took place to the time this instance was ready to accept connections.

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Test Results

  • Web Runs: performance of a web application running on the server with locally generated load. Latencies and max request rate.
  • Sysbench: CPU, disk IO and memory speed tests.
  • Endurance: output over time of a long running cpu intensive application.
  • Network Transfers: maximum download and upload speeds between the VPS and servers located nearby.
  • Yabs: test suite that includes Geekbench CPU tests, Fio for disk IO and Iperf3 for network transfers.

Web Runs

During the Web Run tests, a web application is loaded with locally generated HTTP requests at various rates. We measure latencies and rate of errors at each load level.

Review and compare Vultr - High Performance 16GB web runs with other cloud providers.

Sysbench

We ran Sysbench tests on this VPS, including CPU tests, random and sequential, read and write IO tests and memory tests.

Review and compare all Sysbench numbers for the Vultr - High Performance 16GB VPS plan.

Network Transfers

We have performed large file transfers from the Vultr - High Performance 16GB VPS, both downloads and uploads and we measured the speed of the transfers.

The transfers involve multiple files, 10 threads and last for at least 10 seconds at maximum speed. The transfers are repeated 4 times from different nearby servers and only the fastest transfer is considered in grades and comparisons.

Sustained CPU Endurance Run

Can your VPS handle 24 hours of sustained CPU load without flinching? How much can it handle? Does the provider throttle your CPU after a while?

Review and compare all Endurance numbers for the Vultr - High Performance 16GB VPS plan.

Yabs

Yabs.sh is a benchmark suite that runs Geekbench (CPU), Fio (storage) and Iperf3 (network) tests.

Review Vultr - High Performance 16GB Yabs results for all 3 tests.



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