Linode vs IONOS (2024 Comparison) which should you choose?

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Winner: IONOS
In this Linode vs IONOS comparison, our extensive tests on both providers cover everything from pricing and performance to customer feedback. We find out which one stands out. This comprehensive analysis gives you a clear picture of why IONOS is often the preferred choice for website owners.

Detailed Comparison: Linode vs IONOS

Hosting Providers Comparison

Pricing

Starting price
$ 5.00 / month
$ 1.00 / month
Free domain
No
Yes
Coupons
Coupons 1

User Ratings

User Friendly
3.2
4.2
Support
3.2
4.0
Features
3.3
4.5
Reliability
3.3
3.9
Pricing
3.6
4.2

User Reviews

Latest positive review
Robert Evinger
Robert Evinger
5.0
Best I've used
I've been running a personal and business website for myself and wife for over 20 years. Tried a number of providers and switched to Linode about 3 ye...
ars ago. Best price and stability than prior providers I've used. I'm using a Nanode as all my sites are low volume. If you are comfortable with Linux administration its a good deal.
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Jacob Hslon
Jacob Hslon
4.6
Good service
As someone who has used Ionos web hosting for the past 2 years, I can confidently say that I had a great experience with their service. I was impresse...
d with the reliability of Ionos web hosting. My website was always up and running smoothly, without any downtime.
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Latest negative review
Sergio M
Sergio M
1.0
Misleading regarding traffic usage
Users must be very careful regarding how overall traffic usage is prorated. I lost $68 as consequence of the confusing and misleading explanation rega...
rding traffic usage and no warning at all after closing my account. A theft
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David Cromer
David Cromer
1.8
Never Again
Classic bait and switch marketing. Beware the additional monthly fees. Fed up with this company. Beware auto-renewal. A good price does not always mea...
n a good company. I'm going back to SiteGround.
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Shared Hosting

Under $4

Essential

$4.00 / month
  • Space: 10 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 1

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Under $8

Shared 1

$5.00 / month
  • Space: 25 GB
  • Bandwidth: 1 TB
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 1

View Shared 1 plan

Starter Hosting

$6.00 / month
  • Space: 100 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 10

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Over $10

Shared 2

$20.00 / month
  • Space: 80 GB
  • Bandwidth: 4 TB
  • Panel: cpanel
  • Number of Sites: 1

View Shared 2 plan

Ultimate

$10.00 / month
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
  • Panel: cpanel

View Ultimate plan

VPS

Under $4

Virtual Server XS

$2.00 / month
  • Space: 10 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

View Virtual Server XS plan
Under $8

Virtual Server M

$6.00 / month
  • Space: 160 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

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Over $10

Virtual Server L

$10.00 / month
  • Space: 240 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

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Dedicated Server

Under $4
Under $8
Over $10

Dedicated CPU 4GB

$20.00 / month
  • Space: 80 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

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IX-6 32 HDD

$100.00 / month
  • Space: 1.95 TB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

View IX-6 32 HDD plan

Cloud Hosting

Under $4

Cloud Server XS

$4.00 / month
  • Space: 30 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

View Cloud Server XS plan
Under $8

Shared Linode 1GB

$5.00 / month
  • Space: 25 GB
  • Bandwidth: 1 TB

View Shared Linode 1GB plan

Cloud Server S

$5.00 / month
  • Space: 40 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

View Cloud Server S plan
Over $10

Shared Linode 2GB

$10.00 / month
  • Space: 50 GB
  • Bandwidth: 2 TB

View Shared Linode 2GB plan

Cloud Server M

$12.00 / month
  • Space: 60 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

View Cloud Server M plan

Website Builder

Under $4

Starter

$1.00 / month
  • Space: 10 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

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Under $8
Over $10

Pro

$17.00 / month
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

View Pro plan

CDN

Under $4
Under $8
Over $10

Data Centers

North America
Europe
Asia
Oceânia
South America
Africa & Middle East

CMS support

WordPress
Joomla
Drupal
Magento
Softaculous
PrestaShop

OS Support

Windows/ASP.NET
Linux

Language Support

PHP
Java
Python
Node.js
Django
Perl
Ruby on Rails
ASP.NET

Database Support

MongoDB
MySQL
PostgreSQL

Payment Types Support

PayPal
Credit Card
Skrill
Wire Transfer
Webmoney
Bitcoin

Services Support

Live Chat
Phone Support
Email Support
Forum Support
Video guides
Knowledgebase
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