BuyVM 512MB Intel E3-1270 LV (USA)

BuyVM is a brand of Frantech Solutions, and was founded in 2010. They are extremely well run by a small, but efficient team headed by its Founder & CEO, Francisco Dias. Francisco is a seasoned developer with many years of experience in the hosting industry and the driving force behind the BuyVM and BuyShared brands. They pride themselves on providing top quality services, while their team is small they describe themselves as innovative and are available 24/7/365.

They are a very well respected VPS and hosting provider in both the USA and Europe, offering powerful infrastructure, coupled with an outstanding customer experience and amazing features out of 3 global locations on 2 continents. Their locations include Las Vegas (covering the West Coast of the USA) Datacenter which is geographically safe of earthquakes and floods with a network blend consisting of Hurricane Electric, Cogent Communications and China Telecom (CN2) and New Jersey (covering the East Coast of the USA) Datacenter that is connected to all major backbones via NYIIX and enables them to deliver an outstanding network performance to the entire North American East Coast as well as to many parts of South America. Their European location is covered in Roost (Luxembourg) Datacenter which offers a location that is politically and socially stable with strong privacy and freedom of speech laws as well as its geographical safety from natural disasters and its strong international connectivity. Currently, the BuyVM team are working on a new location in Miami (USA).

Since their inception, BuyVM has been committed to offering affordable and quality VPS products, coupled with the responsiveness customers expect by offering a limited number of products optimised for performance with total uptime as the goal. As well as offering web and reseller hosting under the BuyShared brand, they offer Dedicated KVM Servers from $2/m with cost effective Block Storage addon form $1.25/m and Storage VPS under the BuyVM brand. They have recently introduced a Backup and Snapshot system for all Dedicated KVM Servers built directly into their own custom VPS management control panel, Stallion.

In addition to offering great value servers with fantastic performance, BuyVM also offer a range of free software licences with all their Dedicated KVM Servers. You can choose from a full unrestricted DirectAdmin control panel licence, a Softaculous one-click software installer Licence and Blesta Billing Panel License. You can find out more about the free software licences offered by BuyVM here .

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Specification

SLICE 512
1 Core Intel Xeon CPU E3-1270 v3 @ 3.50GHz
512MB RAM, 1GB SWAP
10GB SSD Storage, RAID10
Unlimited Bandwidth
1Gbit Port
1x IPv4 Included, /64 IPv6
KVM Virtulization using Proprietary (Stallion) Control Panel
Dupont Datacenter in Las Vegas, USA
Free DirectAdmin, Softaculous and Blesta Billing Panel licenses
$2/m | $24/y

Overview

CPU Performance

Single Core
Geekbench 4

 

Multi Core
Geekbench 4

 

Single Core
Geekbench 5

 

Multi Core
Geekbench 5

 

bzip2

 

sha256

 

md5sum

 

RAM Performance

Avg. Write

 

Avg. Read

 

Disk Performance

Average

 

1st Run

 

2nd Run

 

3rd Run

 

Benchmarks

bench.sh

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CPU model            : Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3-1270 v3 @ 3.50GHz
Number of cores      : 1
CPU frequency        : 3500.000 MHz
Total size of Disk   : 10.2 GB (6.0 GB Used)
Total amount of Mem  : 479 MB (345 MB Used)
Total amount of Swap : 1488 MB (267 MB Used)
System uptime        : 0 days, 0 hour 1 min
Load average         : 1.33, 0.42, 0.15
OS                   : CentOS 7.7.1908
Arch                 : x86_64 (64 Bit)
Kernel               : 5.5.6-2.el7.elrepo.x86_64
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I/O speed(1st run)   : 496 MB/s
I/O speed(2nd run)   : 434 MB/s
I/O speed(3rd run)   : 494 MB/s
Average I/O speed    : 474.7 MB/s
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Node Name                       IPv4 address            Download Speed
CacheFly                        205.234.175.175         78.0MB/s      
Linode, Tokyo2, JP              139.162.65.37           3.02MB/s      
Linode, Singapore, SG           139.162.23.4            2.39MB/s      
Linode, London, UK              176.58.107.39           2.88MB/s      
Linode, Frankfurt, DE           139.162.130.8           8.86MB/s      
Linode, Fremont, CA             50.116.14.9             94.4MB/s      
Softlayer, Dallas, TX           173.192.68.18           40.3MB/s      
Softlayer, Seattle, WA          67.228.112.250          49.6MB/s      
Softlayer, Frankfurt, DE        159.122.69.4            2.02MB/s      
Softlayer, Singapore, SG        119.81.28.170           4.62MB/s      
Softlayer, HongKong, CN         119.81.130.170          11.3MB/s      
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nench.sh

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 nench.sh v2019.07.20 -- https://git.io/nench.sh
 benchmark timestamp:    2020-02-27 12:28:29 UTC
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Processor:    Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3-1270 v3 @ 3.50GHz
CPU cores:    1
Frequency:    3500.000 MHz
RAM:          479M
Swap:         1.5G
Kernel:       Linux 5.5.6-2.el7.elrepo.x86_64 x86_64

Disks:
loop0   976.6M  HDD
vda     10G  HDD

CPU: SHA256-hashing 500 MB
    2.178 seconds
CPU: bzip2-compressing 500 MB
    6.558 seconds
CPU: AES-encrypting 500 MB
    1.347 seconds

ioping: seek rate
    min/avg/max/mdev = 27.0 us / 117.1 us / 21.8 ms / 277.5 us
ioping: sequential read speed
    generated 21.6 k requests in 5.00 s, 5.26 GiB, 4.31 k iops, 1.05 GiB/s

dd: sequential write speed
    1st run:    460.62 MiB/s
    2nd run:    463.49 MiB/s
    3rd run:    482.56 MiB/s
    average:    468.89 MiB/s

IPv4 speedtests
    your IPv4:    205.xxx.xxx.xxx

    Cachefly CDN:         92.22 MiB/s
    Leaseweb (NL):        18.15 MiB/s
    Softlayer DAL (US):   37.68 MiB/s
    Online.net (FR):      18.15 MiB/s
    OVH BHS (CA):         11.43 MiB/s

No IPv6 connectivity detected
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bench.monster

---------------------------------------------------------------------------
 OS           : CentOS 7.7.1908 (64 Bit)
 Virt/Kernel  : KVM / 5.5.6-2.el7.elrepo.x86_64
 CPU Model    : Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3-1270 v3 @ 3.50GHz
 CPU Cores    : 1 @ 3500.000 MHz x86_64 16384 KB Cache
 CPU Flags    : AES-NI Enabled & VM-x/AMD-V Disabled
 Load Average : 0.21, 0.41, 0.25
 Total Space  : 11G (6.0G ~63% used)
 Total RAM    : 479 MB (348 MB + 76 MB Buff in use)
 Total SWAP   : 1488 MB (267 MB in use)
 Uptime       : 0 days 0:8
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 ASN & ISP    : AS53667, FranTech Solutions
 Organization : FranTech Solutions
 Location     : San Jose, United States / US
 Region       : California
---------------------------------------------------------------------------

 ## Geekbench v4 CPU Benchmark:

  Single Core : 2707  (GOOD)
   Multi Core : 2592

 ## IO Test

 CPU Speed:
    bzip2     :  76.4 MB/s
   sha256     : 239 MB/s
   md5sum     : 464 MB/s

 RAM Speed:
   Avg. write : 2935.5 MB/s
   Avg. read  : 5120.0 MB/s

 Disk Speed:
   1st run    : 441 MB/s
   2nd run    : 502 MB/s
   3rd run    : 447 MB/s
   -----------------------
   Average    : 463.3 MB/s

 ## Global Speedtest

 Location                       Upload           Download         Ping   
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 Speedtest.net                  517.91 Mbit/s    205.03 Mbit/s    20.677 ms
 USA, New York (AT&T)           214.29 Mbit/s    129.77 Mbit/s    63.707 ms
 USA, Chicago (Windstream)      293.18 Mbit/s    134.96 Mbit/s    54.967 ms
 USA, Dallas (Frontier)         374.35 Mbit/s    381.08 Mbit/s    35.931 ms
 USA, Miami (Frontier)          254.73 Mbit/s    305.89 Mbit/s    66.890 ms
 USA, Los Angeles (Spectrum)    618.42 Mbit/s    502.87 Mbit/s    10.597 ms
 UK, London (toob Ltd)          25.27 Mbit/s     241.63 Mbit/s   138.826 ms
 France, Lyon (SFR)             94.39 Mbit/s     136.46 Mbit/s   141.883 ms
 Germany, Berlin (DNS:NET)      131.36 Mbit/s    223.51 Mbit/s   147.478 ms
 Spain, Madrid (MasMovil)       129.21 Mbit/s    108.68 Mbit/s   145.034 ms
 Italy, Rome (Unidata)          120.91 Mbit/s    181.84 Mbit/s   157.795 ms
 Russia, Moscow (MTS)           66.14 Mbit/s     110.44 Mbit/s   182.069 ms
 Israel, Haifa (013Netvision)   71.15 Mbit/s     150.33 Mbit/s   196.537 ms
 India, New Delhi (GIGATEL)     19.57 Mbit/s     44.39 Mbit/s    294.541 ms
 Singapore (FirstMedia)         48.21 Mbit/s     22.72 Mbit/s    197.221 ms
 Japan, Tsukuba (SoftEther)     157.57 Mbit/s    183.62 Mbit/s   117.122 ms
 Australia, Sydney (Yes Optus)  48.17 Mbit/s     32.51 Mbit/s    213.994 ms
 RSA, Randburg (Cool Ideas)     19.82 Mbit/s     51.56 Mbit/s    284.368 ms
 Brazil, Sao Paulo (Criare)     91.21 Mbit/s     164.09 Mbit/s   167.581 ms
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Yet Another Bench Script (YABS)

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Thu 27 Feb 12:48:34 GMT 2020

Basic System Information:
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Processor  : Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3-1270 v3 @ 3.50GHz
CPU cores  : 1 @ 3500.000 MHz
AES-NI     : ✓ Enabled
VM-x/AMD-V : ❌ Disabled
RAM        : 479M
Swap       : 1.5G
Disk       : 11G

fio Disk Speed Tests (Mixed R/W 50/50):
---------------------------------
Block Size | 4kb           (IOPS) | 64kb          (IOPS)
  ------   | ---            ----  | ----           ---- 
Read       | 98.81 MB/s   (24.7k) | 320.55 MB/s   (5.0k)
Write      | 99.07 MB/s   (24.7k) | 322.24 MB/s   (5.0k)
Total      | 197.88 MB/s  (49.4k) | 642.80 MB/s  (10.0k)
           |                      |                     
Block Size | 512kb         (IOPS) | 1mb           (IOPS)
  ------   | -----          ----  | ---            ---- 
Read       | 528.55 MB/s   (1.0k) | 628.15 MB/s    (613)
Write      | 556.64 MB/s   (1.0k) | 669.98 MB/s    (654)
Total      | 1.08 GB/s     (2.1k) | 1.29 GB/s     (1.2k)

iperf3 Network Speed Tests (IPv4):
---------------------------------
Provider                  | Location (Link)           | Send Speed      | Recv Speed     
                          |                           |                 |                
Bouygues Telecom          | Paris, FR (10G)           | 782 Mbits/sec   | 692 Mbits/sec  
Online.net                | Paris, FR (10G)           | 780 Mbits/sec   | 763 Mbits/sec  
WorldStream               | The Netherlands (10G)     | 782 Mbits/sec   | 459 Mbits/sec  
wilhelm.tel               | Hamburg, DE (10G)         | 718 Mbits/sec   | 551 Mbits/sec  
Biznet                    | Bogor, Indonesia (1G)     | 546 Mbits/sec   | 109 Mbits/sec  
Hostkey                   | Moscow, RU (1G)           | 703 Mbits/sec   | 381 Mbits/sec  
Velocity Online           | Tallahassee, FL, US (10G) | 826 Mbits/sec   | 667 Mbits/sec  
Airstream Communications  | Eau Claire, WI, US (10G)  | 822 Mbits/sec   | 603 Mbits/sec  
Hurricane Electric        | Fremont, CA, US (10G)     | 850 Mbits/sec   | 824 Mbits/sec  

Geekbench 4 Benchmark Test:
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Test            | Value                         
                |                               
Single Core     | 2727                          
Multi Core      | 2660

Geekbench 5 Benchmark Test:
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Test            | Value                         
                |                               
Single Core     | 520                           
Multi Core      | 521

CPU Flags

flags           : fpu vme de pse tsc msr pae mce cx8 apic sep mtrr pge mca cmov pat pse36 clflush mmx fxsr sse sse2 ss syscall nx pdpe1gb rdtscp lm constant_tsc arch_perfmon rep_good nopl xtopology cpuid tsc_known_freq pni pclmulqdq ssse3 fma cx16 pcid sse4_1 sse4_2 x2apic movbe popcnt tsc_deadline_timer aes xsave avx f16c rdrand hypervisor lahf_lm abm cpuid_fault invpcid_single pti ssbd ibrs ibpb fsgsbase tsc_adjust bmi1 avx2 smep bmi2 erms invpcid xsaveopt arat umip
bugs            : cpu_meltdown spectre_v1 spectre_v2 spec_store_bypass l1tf mds swapgs itlb_multihit

FIO / Sequential Write

fio-3.7
Starting 1 process
myjob: Laying out IO file (1 file / 2048MiB)
Jobs: 1 (f=1): [W(1)][-.-%][r=0KiB/s,w=461MiB/s][r=0,w=3685 IOPS][eta 00m:00s]
myjob: (groupid=0, jobs=1): err= 0: pid=18629: Thu Feb 27 12:45:33 2020
  write: IOPS=4685, BW=586MiB/s (614MB/s)(2048MiB/3497msec)
    slat (usec): min=6, max=7351, avg=27.12, stdev=96.45
    clat (nsec): min=1485, max=494266k, avg=6792240.52, stdev=29250366.91
     lat (usec): min=86, max=494405, avg=6819.83, stdev=29249.73
    clat percentiles (usec):
     |  1.00th=[   101],  5.00th=[   130], 10.00th=[   153], 20.00th=[   202],
     | 30.00th=[   262], 40.00th=[   351], 50.00th=[   490], 60.00th=[   717],
     | 70.00th=[   988], 80.00th=[  1450], 90.00th=[  2573], 95.00th=[ 29230],
     | 99.00th=[162530], 99.50th=[166724], 99.90th=[320865], 99.95th=[333448],
     | 99.99th=[492831]
   bw (  KiB/s): min=470528, max=1329664, per=100.00%, avg=629543.00, stdev=343464.51, samples=6
   iops        : min= 3676, max=10388, avg=4918.17, stdev=2683.37, samples=6
  lat (usec)   : 2=0.03%, 4=0.02%, 20=0.01%, 50=0.04%, 100=0.87%
  lat (usec)   : 250=27.41%, 500=22.34%, 750=10.65%, 1000=9.17%
  lat (msec)   : 2=16.51%, 4=5.73%, 10=1.14%, 20=0.38%, 50=1.43%
  lat (msec)   : 100=1.60%, 250=2.49%, 500=0.18%
  cpu          : usr=3.43%, sys=10.44%, ctx=6534, majf=2, minf=11
  IO depths    : 1=0.1%, 2=0.1%, 4=0.1%, 8=0.1%, 16=0.1%, 32=99.8%, >=64=0.0%
     submit    : 0=0.0%, 4=100.0%, 8=0.0%, 16=0.0%, 32=0.0%, 64=0.0%, >=64=0.0%
     complete  : 0=0.0%, 4=100.0%, 8=0.0%, 16=0.0%, 32=0.1%, 64=0.0%, >=64=0.0%
     issued rwts: total=0,16384,0,0 short=0,0,0,0 dropped=0,0,0,0
     latency   : target=0, window=0, percentile=100.00%, depth=32

Run status group 0 (all jobs):
  WRITE: bw=586MiB/s (614MB/s), 586MiB/s-586MiB/s (614MB/s-614MB/s), io=2048MiB (2147MB), run=3497-3497msec

Disk stats (read/write):
  vda: ios=591/16325, merge=1042/1358, ticks=1790/101972, in_queue=97846, util=62.32%

FIO / Sequential Read

fio-3.7
Starting 1 process
Jobs: 1 (f=1)
myjob: (groupid=0, jobs=1): err= 0: pid=19309: Thu Feb 27 12:45:55 2020
   read: IOPS=5762, BW=720MiB/s (755MB/s)(2048MiB/2843msec)
    slat (usec): min=3, max=1460, avg=14.39, stdev=27.06
    clat (usec): min=66, max=24110, avg=5532.03, stdev=2635.79
     lat (usec): min=77, max=24121, avg=5547.30, stdev=2635.42
    clat percentiles (usec):
     |  1.00th=[  388],  5.00th=[ 1762], 10.00th=[ 2737], 20.00th=[ 3916],
     | 30.00th=[ 4424], 40.00th=[ 4621], 50.00th=[ 4883], 60.00th=[ 5407],
     | 70.00th=[ 6194], 80.00th=[ 7308], 90.00th=[ 8848], 95.00th=[10290],
     | 99.00th=[14746], 99.50th=[15533], 99.90th=[19006], 99.95th=[20841],
     | 99.99th=[23987]
   bw (  KiB/s): min=705660, max=796870, per=100.00%, avg=756083.60, stdev=37753.69, samples=5
   iops        : min= 5512, max= 6225, avg=5906.60, stdev=295.13, samples=5
  lat (usec)   : 100=0.05%, 250=0.54%, 500=0.82%, 750=0.53%, 1000=0.63%
  lat (msec)   : 2=3.50%, 4=15.42%, 10=72.60%, 20=5.82%, 50=0.09%
  cpu          : usr=2.43%, sys=9.54%, ctx=2683, majf=1, minf=1035
  IO depths    : 1=0.1%, 2=0.1%, 4=0.1%, 8=0.1%, 16=0.1%, 32=99.8%, >=64=0.0%
     submit    : 0=0.0%, 4=100.0%, 8=0.0%, 16=0.0%, 32=0.0%, 64=0.0%, >=64=0.0%
     complete  : 0=0.0%, 4=100.0%, 8=0.0%, 16=0.0%, 32=0.1%, 64=0.0%, >=64=0.0%
     issued rwts: total=16384,0,0,0 short=0,0,0,0 dropped=0,0,0,0
     latency   : target=0, window=0, percentile=100.00%, depth=32

Run status group 0 (all jobs):
   READ: bw=720MiB/s (755MB/s), 720MiB/s-720MiB/s (755MB/s-755MB/s), io=2048MiB (2147MB), run=2843-2843msec

Disk stats (read/write):
  vda: ios=16769/0, merge=1045/0, ticks=82882/0, in_queue=74926, util=70.88%

FIO / Read Write

fio-3.7
Starting 1 process
test: Laying out IO file (1 file / 2048MiB)
Jobs: 1 (f=1): [m(1)][100.0%][r=131MiB/s,w=44.3MiB/s][r=33.6k,w=11.3k IOPS][eta 00m:00s]
test: (groupid=0, jobs=1): err= 0: pid=20696: Thu Feb 27 12:46:47 2020
   read: IOPS=33.2k, BW=130MiB/s (136MB/s)(1534MiB/11811msec)
   bw (  KiB/s): min=98674, max=162136, per=99.46%, avg=132285.00, stdev=18487.70, samples=23
   iops        : min=24668, max=40534, avg=33070.91, stdev=4622.06, samples=23
  write: IOPS=11.1k, BW=43.5MiB/s (45.6MB/s)(514MiB/11811msec)
   bw (  KiB/s): min=32766, max=53992, per=99.40%, avg=44292.87, stdev=6114.44, samples=23
   iops        : min= 8191, max=13498, avg=11072.91, stdev=1528.71, samples=23
  cpu          : usr=10.39%, sys=61.58%, ctx=5882, majf=1, minf=7
  IO depths    : 1=0.1%, 2=0.1%, 4=0.1%, 8=0.1%, 16=0.1%, 32=0.1%, >=64=100.0%
     submit    : 0=0.0%, 4=100.0%, 8=0.0%, 16=0.0%, 32=0.0%, 64=0.0%, >=64=0.0%
     complete  : 0=0.0%, 4=100.0%, 8=0.0%, 16=0.0%, 32=0.0%, 64=0.1%, >=64=0.0%
     issued rwts: total=392708,131580,0,0 short=0,0,0,0 dropped=0,0,0,0
     latency   : target=0, window=0, percentile=100.00%, depth=64

Run status group 0 (all jobs):
   READ: bw=130MiB/s (136MB/s), 130MiB/s-130MiB/s (136MB/s-136MB/s), io=1534MiB (1609MB), run=11811-11811msec
  WRITE: bw=43.5MiB/s (45.6MB/s), 43.5MiB/s-43.5MiB/s (45.6MB/s-45.6MB/s), io=514MiB (539MB), run=11811-11811msec

Disk stats (read/write):
  vda: ios=386575/128975, merge=1606/2323, ticks=197567/51798, in_queue=110818, util=92.56%
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