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Site5 vs HostPlay

Comparison
Compared options Visit Site5 Visit HostPlay
Pricing
13 hosting plans 15 hosting plans
Starting price $4.95 / month $15.30 / month
Free domain Yes No
Coupons No No
User Ratings
1.6
4.3
Reliability 1.6
4.3
Pricing 1.8
4.1
User Friendly 1.6
4.3
Support 1.4
4.3
Features 1.7
4.2
User Reviews
153 reviews 18 reviews
Latest positive review
Works great for me
Rodrigo Campos,
9.2
I have 4 years of using it and works perfect, support works, uptime works, they give me whm, etc...
Semi Dedicated on Sweden Network Fine for me
Daniel Darn,
10
Hostplay is a good offshore web host, and I've recommended them to several people who now also use them and are impressed with their uptime and website speeds. I'm using Semi Dedicated Hosting Service with them and pretty sat... More isfied. What you can be sure of is that you will be given the right service for the money you pay.
Thanks
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Latest negative review
Site5 had become a Joke
Daniel B.,
2.8
We have been with Site5 for 7years. And we started to move project by project to an other hoster.
The following start happening with our projects:
- Login stopped working
- You could not even reset the password (email not re... More ceived)
I had the most frustrating time with the support.
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Be careful with this hosting
Luis Molina,
2.0
Be careful with this hosting. They are scammers. I paid 3 months in advance and they stole my money. Warez-Host and HostPlay are the same group of scammers.
Shared Hosting
3 plans from $4.95 to $11.95
No
Under $4 No No
Under $8

hostBasic

$4.95 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
View hostBasic plan
No
Over $10

hostPro

$8.95 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
View hostPro plan
No
VPS
7 plans from $55.00 to $325.00 4 plans from $18.00 to $54.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10

VPS2

$55.00 / MO
  • Space: 50 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View VPS2 plan

VS-PLN1

$18.00 / MO
  • Space: 30 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View VS-PLN1 plan
Dedicated Server
No
4 plans from $175.75 to $285.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10 No

DS-PLN1 - Xeon E3-1230 v3

$175.75 / MO
  • Space: 1.98 TB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View DS-PLN1 - Xeon E3-1230 v3 plan
Cloud Hosting
3 plans from $20.00 to $36.00
No
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10

Plus

$20.00 / MO
  • Space: 10 GB
  • Bandwidth: 102.4 GB
View Plus plan
No
Resellers
No
4 plans from $15.30 to $39.25
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10 No

SD-1

$15.30 / MO
  • Space: 30 GB
  • Bandwidth: 6 TB
  • Panel: cpanel
View SD-1 plan
SSL
No
3 plans from $20.00 to $40.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10 No

PositiveSSL

$20.00 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
View PositiveSSL plan
Data Centers
4 of 6 1 of 6
North America Yes No
Europe Yes Yes
Asia Yes No
Oceania No No
South America Yes No
Africa & Middle East No No
Support Services
5 of 6 4 of 6
Live Chat Yes Yes
Phone Support Yes Yes
Email Support Yes Yes
Forum Support No No
Video guides Yes No
Knowledgebase Yes Yes
CMS support
5 of 9 6 of 9
WordPress Yes Yes
Managed Wordpress No No
Joomla Yes Yes
Drupal Yes Yes
Magento Yes Yes
Fantastico Yes Yes
Softaculous No No
PrestaShop No No
Zen Cart No Yes
OS Support
1 of 2 2 of 2
Windows/ASP.NET No Yes
Linux Yes Yes
Language Support
2 of 7 5 of 7
PHP Yes Yes
Java No Yes
Python Yes Yes
Node.js No No
Django No No
Perl No Yes
Ruby on Rails No Yes
Database Support
1 of 3 3 of 3
MongoDB No Yes
MySQL Yes Yes
PostgreSQL No Yes
Payment Types Support
2 of 6 5 of 6
PayPal Yes Yes
Credit Card Yes Yes
Moneybookers No Yes
Wire Transfer No No
Webmoney No Yes
Bitcoin No Yes
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