OVH 1cpu 1GB ram 30GB SSD Sydney $2.50 USD Monthly

Review and benchmarks for the OVH discovery vps with: 1cpu, 1GB ram, 30GB SSD in Sydney Australia for $2.50 USD monthly running Ubuntu 18.04 x64.

Provider: OVH
Vps: KVM
Price: $2.50 USD monthly
CPU: 1 @ 3.50 GHz
Ram: 961MB
Swap:
Disk: 30GB SSD
Location: Sydney
Bandwidth: 1000GB
Port: 100Mbps
Other: DOS protection, Dedicated CPU core

Positives

  • Dedicated CPU
  • DOS protection
  • Australian location
  • Large range of images

Negatives

Benchmarks

bench.sh

CPU model            : Intel Core Processor (Broadwell, IBRS)
Number of cores      : 1
CPU frequency        : 3504.000 MHz
Total size of Disk   :  GB ( GB Used)
Total amount of Mem  : 961 MB (74 MB Used)
Total amount of Swap : 0 MB (0 MB Used)
System uptime        : 0 days, 0 hour 15 min
Load average         : 0.00, 0.06, 0.07
OS                   : Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
Arch                 : x86_64 (64 Bit)
Kernel               : 4.15.0-20-generic
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I/O speed(1st run)   : 455 MB/s
I/O speed(2nd run)   : 441 MB/s
I/O speed(3rd run)   : 450 MB/s
Average I/O speed    : 448.7 MB/s
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Node Name                       IPv4 address            Download Speed
CacheFly                        204.93.143.143          11.7MB/s
Linode, Tokyo, JP               106.187.96.148          5.55MB/s
Linode, Singapore, SG           139.162.23.4            10.9MB/s
Linode, London, UK              176.58.107.39           5.93MB/s
Linode, Frankfurt, DE           139.162.130.8           4.70MB/s
Linode, Fremont, CA             50.116.14.9             8.75MB/s
Softlayer, Dallas, TX           173.192.68.18           6.04MB/s
Softlayer, Seattle, WA          67.228.112.250          7.28MB/s
Softlayer, Frankfurt, DE        159.122.69.4            3.32MB/s
Softlayer, Singapore, SG        119.81.28.170           9.57MB/s
Softlayer, HongKong, CN         119.81.130.170          9.13MB/s

 

nench.sh

 nench.sh v2018.04.14 -- https://git.io/nench.sh
 benchmark timestamp:    2018-06-21 07:00:11 UTC
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Processor:    Intel Core Processor (Broadwell, IBRS)
CPU cores:    1
Frequency:    3504.000 MHz
RAM:          961M
Swap:         -
Kernel:       Linux 4.15.0-20-generic x86_64

Disks:
sda     30G  HDD

CPU: SHA256-hashing 500 MB
    2.432 seconds
CPU: bzip2-compressing 500 MB
    3.968 seconds
CPU: AES-encrypting 500 MB
    0.808 seconds

ioping: seek rate
    min/avg/max/mdev = 109.8 us / 305.2 us / 30.1 ms / 279.3 us
ioping: sequential read speed
    generated 4.26 k requests in 5.00 s, 1.04 GiB, 852 iops, 213.0 MiB/s

dd: sequential write speed
    1st run:    412.94 MiB/s
    2nd run:    417.71 MiB/s
    3rd run:    412.94 MiB/s
    average:    414.53 MiB/s

IPv4 speedtests
    your IPv4:    139.99.198.xxxx

    Cachefly CDN:         11.64 MiB/s
    Leaseweb (NL):        3.76 MiB/s
    Softlayer DAL (US):   2.53 MiB/s
    Online.net (FR):      1.88 MiB/s
    OVH BHS (CA):         0.36 MiB/s

No IPv6 connectivity detected