Linode vs Kamatera

Comparison
Compared options Visit Linode Visit Kamatera
Pricing
28 hosting plans 23 hosting plans
Starting price $5.00 / month $0.00 / month
Free domain No No
Coupons No No
User Ratings
3.4
4.8
Reliability 3.5
5.0
Pricing 3.5
4.5
User Friendly 3.5
5.0
Support 3.5
5.0
Features 3.5
5.0
User Reviews
33 reviews 138 reviews
Latest positive review
Best I've used
Robert Evinger,
10
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 years ago. Best price and stability than prior providers I've used.
I'm using... More a Nanode as all my sites are low volume. If you are comfortable with Linux administration its a good deal. Less
super service
Hakan Taşkolu,
10
Customer Services helped me too much ( Tom). Thank you so much. Answered my all questions clearly and fastly. I am so glad to work with them. They have really good options for pick.
Latest negative review
Support Ticket 17760378 Linode is worthless VPS Sucks
We The People,
2.0
Support Ticket 17760378 Linode is worthless, and pain in the ass, customer services are ignorants that should be working in !!!!!!! I received 5 emails about: Hello,
We have received a report of Spam originating from your Lin... More ode. This is most likely the result of a system compromise. If we have not heard from you in 24 hours, we may need to place network restrictions on your Linode to prevent further abuse.
In order to consider this resolved we will require the following from you:
Information about why this email might have been marked as spam
Steps taken to prevent this activity from reoccurring
We're here to help provide guidance, but keep in mind that investigating this on your behalf is beyond the scope of our support. Our Community Questions site can offer guidance in resolving this issue.
OK no Problem I had to respond to another 5 times
Hi there,
Since you demonstrate that you do understand the CAN-SPAM Act and you mentioned that all your emails currently follow the rules, we can consider this issue resolved. The network restrictions have been lifted from your Linode and you can resume sending emails.
If you have any other questions please let us know otherwise this ticket will automatically close in a few days.
Regards,
Linode Support Team
BUT AND HERE IS THE BIG BUT ASS AGAIN AND AGAIN AND AGAIN THEY ARE IDIOTS BYE BYE
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Stay away SCAM
Mohamed Kramti,
2.0
Stay away, they charged me 20$ for a service that I never used!
They sent a bill titled" Random Card verification " what is that ?? IDK!! 20$ for card verification??
Started 2 tickets and they do NOT answer.
Live chat not hel... More pful, all he said that he prioritized my ticket.
Still, didn't receive a refund!
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VPS
No
20 plans from $0.00 to $2,397.00
Under $4 No

1 vCPU (Type A, 2667MHz, 1024MB)

$4.00 / MO
  • Space: 20 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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Under $8 No

1 vCPU (Type A, 2667MHz, 2048MB)

$6.00 / MO
  • Space: 20 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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Over $10 No

2 vCPU (Type A, 5333MHz, 2048MB)

$12.00 / MO
  • Space: 30 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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Dedicated Server
13 plans from $20.00 to $4,000.00 2 plans from $19.00 to $30.00
Under $4 No No
Under $8 No No
Over $10

Dedicated CPU 4GB

$20.00 / MO
  • Space: 80 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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1 vCPU (Type D, 2667MHz, 1024MB)

$19.00 / MO
  • Space: 20 GB
  • Bandwidth: Unlimited
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Cloud Hosting
15 plans from $5.00 to $960.00 1 plan from $4.00 to $4.00
Under $4 No

1 vCPU (Type A, 2667MHz, 1024MB)

$4.00 / MO
  • Space: Unlimited
  • Bandwidth: 20 TB
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Under $8

Shared Linode 1GB

$5.00 / MO
  • Space: 25 GB
  • Bandwidth: 1 TB
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No
Over $10

Shared Linode 2GB

$10.00 / MO
  • Space: 50 GB
  • Bandwidth: 2 TB
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No
Data Centers
0 of 6 3 of 6
North America No Yes
Europe No Yes
Asia No Yes
Oceânia No No
South America No No
Africa & Middle East No No
Support Services
4 of 6 3 of 6
Live Chat No Yes
Phone Support Yes Yes
Email Support Yes Yes
Forum Support Yes No
Video guides No No
Knowledgebase Yes No
CMS support
2 of 6 4 of 6
WordPress Yes Yes
Joomla No Yes
Drupal Yes Yes
Magento No Yes
Softaculous No No
PrestaShop No No
OS Support
1 of 2 2 of 2
Windows/ASP.NET No Yes
Linux Yes Yes
Language Support
4 of 8 8 of 8
PHP Yes Yes
Java No Yes
Python Yes Yes
Node.js Yes Yes
Django Yes Yes
Perl No Yes
Ruby on Rails No Yes
ASP.NET No Yes
Database Support
3 of 3 3 of 3
MongoDB Yes Yes
MySQL Yes Yes
PostgreSQL Yes Yes
Payment Types Support
1 of 6 1 of 6
PayPal No No
Credit Card Yes Yes
Moneybookers No No
Wire Transfer No No
Webmoney No No
Bitcoin No No
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