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Elastic Compute Service Pricing Comparison

Comparing Cloud pricing is quite a complicated task. It can be difficult to make apple-to-apple comparisons because respective cloud providers offer different pricing models, discount and promotion offer.

This article is just to start with a simple and basic Compute engine or virtual machine offered by Alibaba Cloud, AWS, Azure and Google’s GCP.

Basic requirement
A VM with 1 vCPU, 1GB Memory, 40GB SSD and located in Singapore
Excluding free tier

Cloud Service ProviderAlibaba Cloud ECSAWS EC2Azure VMGCP Compute Engine
Compute Service1 Core CPU
1GB Memory
1TB Data Transfer
1 vCPU
1 GB Memory
1 Core CPU
1GB Memory
1 vCPU
3.75GB Memory
Disk Size40GB SSD Cloud Disk40GB General Purpose SSDStandard S4 32GB Disk40GB SSD storage
Max Cost Per MonthUSD $4.5/monthUSD $15.49/monthUSD $11.42/monthUSD $37.42/month
  1. Cost for Alibaba Cloud ECS Starter is the lower cost, fixed at $4.50/month
    Alibaba Cloud ECS Starter is cheaper
  2. AWS’s Elastic Compute Cloud monthly cost is between $11.44 (On Demand) and $15.49 (1 Year No Upfront Reserved)
    Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud Pricing

  3. Azure Virtual Machine monthly cost is $7.70 with 1 year reserved options or $11.42 Pay as you go.
    Azure Virtual Machine Pricing

  4. Google’ GCP Compute Engine monthly cost is $37.19, however you can get 30% net discount for instances that run the entire month.
    Google GCP pricing

This comparison excludes Data Transfer, Load Balancing, etc

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Elastic Compute Service Pricing Comparison


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