IONOS vs PlanetHoster (2024 Comparison) which should you choose? 2024 - There's a clear winner

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

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Winner: IONOS
In this PlanetHoster 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: PlanetHoster vs IONOS

Hosting Providers Comparison

Pricing

Starting price
$ 6.39 / month
$ 1.00 / month
Free domain
Yes
Yes
Coupons
Coupons 1
Coupons 4

User Ratings

User Friendly
4.9
4.0
Support
4.9
4.0
Features
4.8
3.5
Reliability
4.9
4.0
Pricing
4.8
4.5

User Reviews

Latest positive review
Eleonora Jonasson
Eleonora Jonasson
5.0
Fast and reliable.
Planethoster has fast and reliable support - I have been a customer of for several years. Their team is knowledgeable and helpful any time I need supp...
ort. And their servers are online for 24 hours. Prices are also affordable for me.
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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
Dan Miller
Dan Miller
1.0
False advertising and customer harassment
I've used to praise these guys for many years, but lately everything went sideways. From falsely advertising unlimited disk space (in actually limited...
to 100 GB) to harassing clients over a 50 MB file and suspending their accounts. You read it right, if you have a file that is over 50 MB they could automatically suspend your account without notice. Happened a couple of times, and it was a log file that was part of the WordPress and WooCommerce. Terrible support, barely write in English. Servers go down pretty often without explanation, by the time they respond the "website is live, we don't see an issues". Their latest UI changes are terrible and they use customers to test their unfinished products, such as NOC, they recommend using NOC over cPanel, while it has tons of bugs and doesn't have basic functionality of a cPanel. Clients sometimes got banned from their own website due to some "whitelist issues". I can go on and on about other issues. I have been understanding for a very good while, but their latest harassment and threats of suspending my account because of having a temporary surge of 150GB is simply unacceptable. They can easily host 150GB of data, as I've been doing it for 3 years already, sometimes the websites I develop go over 100 GB, but all of a sudden they have a hostile attitude towards their loyal users and affiliates and choose to harass them and suspend accounts. In 2018 you were great. In 2022 you are no more. Goodbye PlanetHoster.
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Pankaj Kumar
Pankaj Kumar
1.8
Bad Service
They charge me twice. and no no chat option no email option no call option very bad service, even you can't cancel subscription. please never buy IONO...
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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

Unlimited Web Hosting

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

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Starter Hosting

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

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Over $10

Ultimate

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

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VPS

Under $4

Virtual Server XS

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

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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

HybridCloud

$50.00 / month
  • Space: 60 GB

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IX-6 32 HDD

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

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Cloud Hosting

Under $4

Cloud Server XS

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

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Under $8

Cloud Server S

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

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Over $10

HybridCloud

$50.00 / month
  • Space: 60 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited

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Cloud Server M

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

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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

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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
Presta Shop

OS Support

Windows
Linux

Language Support

PHP
Java
Python
NodeJS
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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