Host Doc 2cpu 4GB ram 50GB HDD Dallas $6.34 USD monthly

Review and benchmarks for the Host Doc Boxing day special 4GB Dallas VPS with: 2cpu, 4GB ram, 50GB HDD in Dallas United States for $6.34 USD monthly running Ubuntu 18.10 x64.

Provider: Host Doc (OVH resold)
Vps: KVM
Price: $6.34 USD monthly (4.99 GBP)
CPU: 2 @ 3.40 GHz
Ram: 3,944MB
Swap: 1,022MB
Disk: 49.0GB HDD
Location: Dallas
Bandwidth: 6000GB
Port: 10Gbps
Other: Custom ISO

Positives

  • Impressive CPU
  • Fast Connection
  • Custom ISO
  • Decent spec low end

Negatives

  • Unreliable
  • New provider
  • Hard disk
  • Little bandwidth for speed

Benchmarks

bench.sh

CPU model            : Intel(R) Xeon(R) Gold 6128 CPU @ 3.40GHz
Number of cores      : 2
CPU frequency        : 3392.030 MHz
Total size of Disk   : 49.0 GB (1.4 GB Used)
Total amount of Mem  : 3944 MB (70 MB Used)
Total amount of Swap : 1022 MB (0 MB Used)
System uptime        : 0 days, 0 hour 2 min
Load average         : 0.01, 0.02, 0.00
OS                   : Ubuntu 18.10 
Arch                 : x86_64 (64 Bit)
Kernel               : 4.18.0-10-generic
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I/O speed(1st run)   : 146 MB/s
I/O speed(2nd run)   : 144 MB/s
I/O speed(3rd run)   : 146 MB/s
Average I/O speed    : 145.3 MB/s
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Node Name                       IPv4 address            Download Speed
CacheFly                        205.234.175.175         201MB/s       
Linode, Tokyo, JP               106.187.96.148          14.9MB/s      
Linode, Singapore, SG           139.162.23.4            10.6MB/s      
Linode, London, UK              176.58.107.39           18.2MB/s      
Linode, Frankfurt, DE           139.162.130.8           15.4MB/s      
Linode, Fremont, CA             50.116.14.9             53.8MB/s      
Softlayer, Dallas, TX           173.192.68.18           103MB/s       
Softlayer, Seattle, WA          67.228.112.250          35.7MB/s      
Softlayer, Frankfurt, DE        159.122.69.4            8.01MB/s      
Softlayer, Singapore, SG        119.81.28.170           8.01MB/s      
Softlayer, HongKong, CN         119.81.130.170          9.01MB/s      
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Node Name                       IPv6 address            Download Speed
Linode, Atlanta, GA             2600:3c02::4b           100MB/s       
Linode, Dallas, TX              2600:3c00::4b           189MB/s       
Linode, Newark, NJ              2600:3c03::4b           49.2MB/s      
Linode, Singapore, SG           2400:8901::4b           11.4MB/s      
Linode, Tokyo, JP               2400:8900::4b           16.5MB/s      
Softlayer, San Jose, CA         2607:f0d0:2601:2a::4    22.2MB/s      
Softlayer, Washington, WA       2607:f0d0:3001:78::2    13.9MB/s      
Softlayer, Paris, FR            2a03:8180:1301:8::4     15.6MB/s      
Softlayer, Singapore, SG        2401:c900:1101:8::2     8.34MB/s      
Softlayer, Tokyo, JP            2401:c900:1001:16::4    5.18MB/s

 

nench.sh

 nench.sh v2018.04.14 -- https://git.io/nench.sh
 benchmark timestamp:    2018-12-26 11:59:07 UTC
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Processor:    Intel(R) Xeon(R) Gold 6128 CPU @ 3.40GHz
CPU cores:    2
Frequency:    3392.030 MHz
RAM:          3.9Gi
Swap:         1.0Gi
Kernel:       Linux 4.18.0-10-generic x86_64

Disks:
vda     50G  HDD

CPU: SHA256-hashing 500 MB
    2.955 seconds
CPU: bzip2-compressing 500 MB
    4.700 seconds
CPU: AES-encrypting 500 MB
    *** WARNING : deprecated key derivation used.
Using -iter or -pbkdf2 would be better.
1.007 seconds

ioping: seek rate
    min/avg/max/mdev = 220.6 us / 348.5 us / 15.1 ms / 546.9 us
ioping: sequential read speed
    generated 4.39 k requests in 5.00 s, 1.07 GiB, 878 iops, 219.6 MiB/s

dd: sequential write speed
    1st run:    120.16 MiB/s
    2nd run:    131.61 MiB/s
    3rd run:    131.61 MiB/s
    average:    127.79 MiB/s

IPv4 speedtests
    your IPv4:    107.156.89.xxxx

    Cachefly CDN:         259.74 MiB/s
    Leaseweb (NL):        12.76 MiB/s
    Softlayer DAL (US):   94.18 MiB/s
    Online.net (FR):      13.58 MiB/s
    OVH BHS (CA):         19.10 MiB/s

IPv6 speedtests
    your IPv6:    2604:881:399:xxxx

    Leaseweb (NL):        19.97 MiB/s
    Softlayer DAL (US):   0.00 MiB/s
    Online.net (FR):      16.42 MiB/s
    OVH BHS (CA):         6.83 MiB/s