IONOS vs Directnic

Comparison
Compared options Visit IONOS Visit Directnic
Pricing
36 hosting plans 3 hosting plans
Starting price $0.00 / month $2.48 / month
Free domain Yes Yes
Coupons No No
User Ratings
1.5
2.3
Reliability 1.5
2.5
Pricing 2.0
2.5
User Friendly 1.5
2.0
Support 1.5
2.0
Features 1.5
2.5
User Reviews
365 reviews 14 reviews
Latest positive review
Long time customer
Laura Sedor,
8.0
I’ve been a customer of IONOS for years and am satisfied with the service I receive. If I have a problem, someone is there to assist personally shortly. The hosting is stable and easy to use.
Good, proven, affordable!
Walter Tersch,
9.2
I've been a customer for over 15 years. So terrific to be able to call up and have an expert who know what they're talking about answer the phone, and immediately solve my technical problems.
Latest negative review
Credit card scam!
James Maynard,
2.4
Ionos is a credit card scam. Their convoluted contracts hide hidden charges and their actions are illegal,
I will be reporting them to the FTC, the SEC, credit card fraud divisions of European police, and I will be informin... More g all their board members and largest stockholders of their documented credit card fraud.
DO NOT USE IONOS if you don't want your credit card stolen.
Less
Please... For your own Good. Please do not get THE service with DIRECTNIC.
Kim Ma,
2.0
WARNING... WARNING...
This hosting company is EXTREMELY UNRELIABLE for HOSTING and their server is very....VERY... SLOW.
Shared Hosting
4 plans from $0.50 to $8.00 3 plans from $2.48 to $7.98
Under $4

Essential

$4.00 / MO
  • Space: 10 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: other
  • Number of Sites: 1
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Lite Plan

$2.48 / MO
  • Space: 5 GB
  • Bandwidth: 100.04 GB
  • Panel: cpanel
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Under $8

Expert

$8.00 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: other
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Pro Plan

$4.48 / MO
  • Space: 100 GB
  • Bandwidth: 1000.04 GB
  • Panel: cpanel
View Pro Plan plan
Over $10 No No
VPS
6 plans from $0.00 to $18.00
No
Under $4

Virtual Server S

$2.00 / MO
  • Space: 10 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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No
Under $8

Virtual Server L

$8.00 / MO
  • Space: 120 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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No
Over $10

Virtual Server XXL

$18.00 / MO
  • Space: 240 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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No
Dedicated Server
8 plans from $40.00 to $150.00
No
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10

A8i

$40.00 / MO
  • Space: 1.95 TB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View A8i plan
No
Cloud Hosting
12 plans from $4.00 to $220.00
No
Under $4

Cloud Server XS

$4.00 / MO
  • Space: 30 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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No
Under $8

Cloud Server S

$5.00 / MO
  • Space: 40 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Cloud Server S plan
No
Over $10

Cloud Server M

$12.00 / MO
  • Space: 60 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Cloud Server M plan
No
Website Builder
3 plans from $1.00 to $10.00
No
Under $4

Starter

$1.00 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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No
Under $8

Plus

$5.00 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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No
Over $10

Pro

$10.00 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View Pro plan
No
SSL
3 plans from $20.00 to $200.00
No
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10

SSL Starter

$20.00 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View SSL Starter plan
No
Data Centers
2 of 6 1 of 6
North America Yes Yes
Europe Yes No
Asia No No
Oceânia No No
South America No No
Africa & Middle East No No
Support Services
5 of 6 5 of 6
Live Chat Yes Yes
Phone Support Yes Yes
Email Support Yes Yes
Forum Support No No
Video guides Yes Yes
Knowledgebase Yes Yes
CMS support
3 of 6 4 of 6
WordPress Yes Yes
Joomla Yes Yes
Drupal Yes Yes
Magento No Yes
Softaculous No No
PrestaShop No No
OS Support
2 of 2 1 of 2
Windows/ASP.NET Yes No
Linux Yes Yes
Language Support
5 of 8 1 of 8
PHP Yes Yes
Java Yes No
Python Yes No
Node.js No No
Django No No
Perl No No
Ruby on Rails Yes No
ASP.NET Yes No
Database Support
1 of 3 1 of 3
MongoDB No No
MySQL Yes Yes
PostgreSQL No No
Payment Types Support
2 of 6 3 of 6
PayPal Yes Yes
Credit Card Yes Yes
Moneybookers No No
Wire Transfer No Yes
Webmoney No No
Bitcoin No No
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