Test Performance Benchmark on Linode VPS

What is Linode VPS

Linode as known as a cheap VPS hosting provider in the World, similar to Vultr and DigitalOcean,  their VPS prices starting at just $5/month with 1 GB RAM – 1 CPU Core – 20GB SSD Storage – 1TB Transfer. If you’ve never experienced the quality of service at Linode, use the Linode coupon code $100 free.

In this article, I will evaluate the performance of two different Linode VPS plan with the test scripts, including the Bench.sh, Serverscope, TocDo.net.

Linode Plan: Nanode 1GB

CPU: Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2680 v3 @ 2.50GHz
CPU Cores: 1 × 2500 MHz
RAM: 1GB
Disk: 25 GB SSD
OS: Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic
Region: Newark, NJ

  • Use Bensh.sh

  • Use Tocdo.net

  • Use Serverscope

UnixBench: 828.8
Disk Read: 88 MB/s
Disk Write: 395 MB/s
Bandwidth: 777.69 Mbit/s (Download speed)
Speedtest: 578.39 Mbit/s (Upload speed)

  • FIO random read
    Performance: 88.48 MB/s
    IOPS: 22651
  • FIO random direct read
    Performance: 74.2 MB/s
    IOPS: 18995
  • FIO random write
    Performance: 395.88 MB/s
    IOPS: 101345
  • FIO random direct write
    Performance: 29.8 MB/s
    IOPS: 7628
    The report is available here: https://serverscope.io/trials/VPw5#io
  • Check ping use check-host.net

Linode Plan: Standard 4GB

CPU: 2 × AMD EPYC 7501 32-Core Processor
CPU Cores: 1 × 2000 MHz
RAM: 4 GB
Disk: 82 GB SSD
OS: Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic
Region: Singapore

  • Use Bensh.sh

  • Use Tocdo.net

  • Use Serverscope

UnixBench (all CPUs): 1764.6
UnixBench (one CPU): 1230.5
Disk Read: 1393 MB/s
Disk Write: 1020 MB/s
Bandwidth: 914.49 Mbit/s (Download speed)
Speedtest: 345.96 Mbit/s (Upload speed)

  • FIO random read
    Performance: 1393.5 MB/s
    IOPS: 356729
  • FIO random direct read
    Performance: 98.66 MB/s
    IOPS: 25257
  • FIO random write
    Performance: 1020.4 MB/s
    IOPS: 261215
  • FIO random direct write
    Performance:25.85 MB/s
    IOPS: 6617

The report is available here:  https://serverscope.io/trials/nJDy

  • Check ping use check-host.net

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