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FirstHost vs A2 Hosting

Comparison
Compared options Visit FirstHost Visit A2 Hosting
Pricing
16 hosting plans 55 hosting plans
Starting price $2.42 / month $1.99 / month
Free domain No No
Coupons No 3 coupons
User Ratings
3.9
4.7
Reliability 4.0
4.7
Pricing 4.5
4.6
User Friendly 3.5
4.7
Support 3.5
4.7
Features 4.0
4.7
User Reviews
2 reviews 1671 reviews
Latest positive review
Best hosting provider ever with fastest support
Janis Dumpis,
10
Best hosting provider ever with fastest support
Highly Recommend
TOUN AMARAKKANYA,
10
Yes I do appreciate to your support team of A2 Hosting Website to solve all of my concerning related to my account of A2 Hosting. I'm proud with your effort to my concerning with quick responding and understanding supported f... More rom my issues are made. Appreciate to your A2 Hosting Web. Team Kanya. Less
Latest negative review No reviews yet
The A2 FTP server is extremly slow for anyone
Kurt Gilek,
2.0
The A2 FTP server is extremly slow for any user from any place in the world. Still A2 claims everything is fine and refuses to do anything about it. I never ever got such horrible support
Shared Hosting
5 plans from $2.42 to $34.20 4 plans from $1.99 to $12.99
Under $4

ALPHA

$2.06 / MO
  • Space: 5 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 2
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Startup

$1.99 / MO
  • Space: 100 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 1
View Startup plan
Under $8

BETA

$3.70 / MO
  • Space: 25 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 10
View BETA plan

Drive

$4.99 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
View Drive plan
Over $10

GAMMA

$7.82 / MO
  • Space: 50 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 100
View GAMMA plan

Turbo Max

$12.99 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
View Turbo Max plan
VPS
5 plans from $6.11 to $48.84 12 plans from $4.99 to $99.99
Under $4 No No
Under $8

ALPHA

$5.21 / MO
  • Space: 20 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View ALPHA plan

Runway 1 - Unmanaged

$4.99 / MO
  • Space: 150 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Runway 1 - Unmanaged plan
Over $10

BETA

$10.41 / MO
  • Space: 40 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View BETA plan

Runway 4 - Unmanaged

$9.99 / MO
  • Space: 450 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Runway 4 - Unmanaged plan
Dedicated Server
3 plans from $101.84 to $163.37 17 plans from $129.99 to $569.99
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10

HP DL360

$86.85 / MO
  • Space: 4 TB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View HP DL360 plan

Unmanaged Hyper 1

$129.99 / MO
  • Space: 2 TB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Unmanaged Hyper 1 plan
Cloud Hosting
No
6 plans from $4.99 to $74.99
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No

Runway 1

$4.99 / MO
  • Space: 150 GB
  • Bandwidth: 2 TB
View Runway 1 plan
Over $10 No

Runway 4

$9.99 / MO
  • Space: 450 GB
  • Bandwidth: 4 TB
View Runway 4 plan
Website Builder
No
4 plans from $2.99 to $18.99
Under $4 No

1-PAGE

$2.99 / MO
  • Space: 100.04 MB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View 1-PAGE plan
Under $8 No No
Over $10 No

BASIC

$8.99 / MO
  • Space: 249.96 MB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View BASIC plan
CDN
No
4 plans from $2.99 to $12.99
Under $4 No

STARTUP

$2.99 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Number of Sites: 1
View STARTUP plan
Under $8 No

DRIVE

$4.99 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View DRIVE plan
Over $10 No

TURBO MAX

$12.99 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View TURBO MAX plan
Resellers
No
4 plans from $22.99 to $44.99
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10 No

Kickstart

$22.99 / MO
  • Space: 60 GB
  • Bandwidth: 599.96 GB
  • Panel: whm
View Kickstart plan
SSL
3 plans from $23.45 to $316.60 4 plans from $49.99 to $359.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10

Comodo Positive SSL Certificate

$20.00 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Comodo Positive SSL Certificate plan

Single site SSL

$49.99 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Single site SSL plan
Server Locations
3 of 6
North America Yes
Europe Yes
Asia Yes
Oceania No
South America No
Africa & Middle East No
Support Services
0 of 6 6 of 6
Live Chat No Yes
Phone Support No Yes
Email Support No Yes
Forum Support No Yes
Video guides No Yes
Knowledgebase No Yes
CMS support
0 of 9 8 of 9
WordPress No Yes
Managed Wordpress No Yes
Joomla No Yes
Drupal No Yes
Magento No Yes
Fantastico No Yes
Softaculous No No
PrestaShop No Yes
Zen Cart No Yes
OS Support
0 of 2 1 of 2
Windows/ASP.NET No No
Linux No Yes
Language Support
0 of 7 7 of 7
PHP No Yes
Java No Yes
Python No Yes
Node.js No Yes
Django No Yes
Perl No Yes
Ruby on Rails No Yes
Database Support
0 of 3 3 of 3
MongoDB No Yes
MySQL No Yes
PostgreSQL No Yes
Payment Types Support
0 of 6 4 of 6
PayPal No Yes
Credit Card No Yes
Moneybookers No Yes
Wire Transfer No Yes
Webmoney No No
Bitcoin No No
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