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SparkVPS - 4 Offers - Pure SSD VPS from $1.95/month in Dallas & New York!

Dylan from SparkVPS is back after recieving amazing feedback from their last offer. They are offering OpenVZ PURE-SSD VPS’s in Dallas & New York with amazing discounts and we hope you enjoy what they have to offer!

Their WHOIS is public, and you can find their ToS/Legal Docs here. They accept PayPal, Cryptocurrency (Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum, Monero, Bitcoin Cash), and Credit Cards as payment methods.

Here’s what they had to say: 

“SparkVPS is a faster-than-SSD VPS provider. Here at SparkVPS, we specialize in providing VPS hosting — all day and night long. We provide three different types of VPS hosting solutions: Budget VPS (OpenVZ), Premium VPS (KVM), and Windows VPS. We are able to deliver unparalleled performance in the industry via our proprietary technology, which we call “MaxIO,” combined with our optimized local RAID-10 pure SSD access storage allows us to deliver VPS hosting that is twice as fast as traditional SSD VPS hosting.

All of the below offers are powered by our pure SSD storage platform located in our Dallas datacenter, in addition to our newest datacenter location: New York!”

Here’s the offers: 


  • 1 CPU Core
  • 640MB RAM
  • 640MB vSwap
  • 10GB SSD Storage
  • 1TB Bandwidth
  • OpenVZ/SolusVM
  • 1Gbps
  • New York + Dallas
  • $1.95/mo
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  • 2 CPU Cores
  • 1.5GB RAM
  • 1.5GB vSwap
  • 20GB SSD Storage
  • 2.5TB Bandwidth
  • OpenVZ/SolusVM
  • 1Gbps
  • New York + Dallas
  • $14/yr
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  • 3 CPU Cores
  • 3GB RAM
  • 3GB vSwap
  • 40GB SSD Storage
  • 5TB Bandwidth
  • OpenVZ/SolusVM
  • 1Gbps
  • New York + Dallas
  • $21/yr
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  • 4 CPU Cores
  • 6GB RAM
  • 6GB vSwap
  • 100GB SSD Storage
  • 10TB Bandwidth
  • OpenVZ/SolusVM
  • 1Gbps
  • New York + Dallas
  • $39/yr
  • [ORDER]

Dallas, TX, USA
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OpenVZ Nodes:
– Intel Xeon E3 Series Processors
– Samsung Enterprise SSD’s
– Dual/Redundant Power Supply
– 1Gbps Network Uplink

Please let us know if you have any questions/comments and enjoy!


  1. Carl:

    For the $14/yr which comes out to about a shy more than a buck per month I decided to give the 1.5GB SSD package a try. Instant signup and the box seems to function an perform well.

    September 12, 2018 @ 4:35 pm | Reply
  2. josh:

    Thinking of signing up for OpenVZ but would need FUSE module loaded for sshfs .. is this available?

    September 12, 2018 @ 6:45 pm | Reply
    • Yes, this is available =) We can enable FUSE, just raise a support ticket with Support.


      September 12, 2018 @ 11:58 pm | Reply
      • RogerM:

        Sorry my ignorance but what is FUSE?

        October 8, 2018 @ 2:50 pm | Reply
  3. Lorenzo:

    Woo for NY, grats guys :) Might add one there, already got one in dal!

    September 12, 2018 @ 8:12 pm | Reply
  4. Zagor64:

    Oh man, I just signed up with their older 6GB SSD plan for $50/yr and 6TB of traffic. I don’t mind paying the $50 but boy I should would like the 10TB. Working great too!

    September 12, 2018 @ 8:50 pm | Reply
    • Open a ticket to my attention and I’ll see what I can do for you =)


      September 14, 2018 @ 1:47 am | Reply
  5. kbberser:

    Very good deal especially for the money. Just ordered a VPS to replace one of my older VPS with Budgetvm.

    September 13, 2018 @ 12:38 am | Reply
  6. Anon:

    Dylan seems to be a nice guy.
    I will try one OpenVZ 6 node and reply here soon.

    September 13, 2018 @ 5:29 am | Reply
  7. Victor Chwo:

    ipv6 ready?

    September 13, 2018 @ 9:29 am | Reply
    • Not at this time but this is on our road map.


      September 14, 2018 @ 1:51 am | Reply
    • Carrot:

      Doesn’t look like it, no.

      September 14, 2018 @ 5:41 am | Reply
    • WSR:

      Colo-Crossing never will be.

      September 18, 2018 @ 9:29 am | Reply
    • carrot:

      You can get it to work with a tunnel from Hurricane Electric/somewhere else

      September 18, 2018 @ 12:07 pm | Reply
  8. PD:

    Can you be more specific on what type of E3 Xeons you have?

    September 14, 2018 @ 1:15 am | Reply
    • Depends from node to node but nothing older than a E3-1240v2 generation =)


      September 14, 2018 @ 5:53 pm | Reply
  9. PD:

    What Xeon E3 are you running?

    September 14, 2018 @ 1:16 am | Reply
    • Answered this above =)

      Thanks for your interest


      September 14, 2018 @ 5:54 pm | Reply
    • g4m3r:

      I got a 6GB node in the NY location.
      CPU model : Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3-1240 v3 @ 3.40GHz
      Number of cores : 4
      CPU frequency : 800.000 MHz

      September 15, 2018 @ 5:48 am | Reply
  10. Benny:

    What kernel version are you using?

    And is docker supported?

    September 14, 2018 @ 1:28 am | Reply
  11. Deed Kiven:

    can i host laravel app on 3GB SSD ??

    September 14, 2018 @ 6:31 am | Reply
  12. rad:

    Static IP with every package?

    September 14, 2018 @ 9:33 am | Reply
  13. Alex:

    Is the bandwidth per month or per year?

    September 15, 2018 @ 2:04 pm | Reply
  14. Jeff:

    Is fuse mount available?

    September 15, 2018 @ 8:53 pm | Reply
    • Yes, FUSE is available. Please open a support ticket if you require assistance enabling it.


      September 25, 2018 @ 11:45 am | Reply
  15. Jeff:

    Is fuse mount Available?

    September 15, 2018 @ 8:55 pm | Reply
  16. Vlado:

    Is it possible to get 1 day or even few hours trial of the 1.5GB SSD plan before I pay? I really want to buy but I couldn’t find enough reviews/feedback to make a decision. Thanks

    September 16, 2018 @ 3:24 am | Reply
    • That’s definitely understandable. SparkVPS provides a 48 hour money back guarantee window – this should be ample time to trial our services risk free =)


      September 25, 2018 @ 11:47 am | Reply
  17. Mr. H:

    Bought 1.5GB SSD package today (my first VPS experience). Installed Nginx and started hosting a medium traffic website.
    I have to say I am impressed, everything is good, a great alternative to my previous shared hosting provider who couldn’t handle the traffic anymore.
    I hope that everything will be good in the future so I will buy even more packages from you :)

    September 16, 2018 @ 12:21 pm | Reply
    • I love hearing success stories like this =)

      Thank you so much for taking the time.


      September 25, 2018 @ 11:47 am | Reply
  18. Corintio:

    Hey, good offers! Couple of questions:

    1) Can I use it for torrent download (not tracker/seeding) from public torrent sites?

    2) The $14/yr is an excellent plan, but I’d like to know if you can customize a little bit the package: I’d need a >200GB SDD, only 1GB RAM (maybe less), and 2TB traffic.


    September 16, 2018 @ 5:43 pm | Reply
  19. Nurx:

    Ordered 6GB SSD plan 14 hr’s ago and paid the invoice. but, it’s showing unpaid and still not provisioned. Don’t know when they will come online!

    September 18, 2018 @ 12:38 pm | Reply
    • Nurx:

      Got the VPS and, installed cPanel. working great till now. will review it after using someday. :)

      September 18, 2018 @ 6:12 pm | Reply
  20. Dimitrios:

    Ordered 640MB SSD plan yesterday, invoice status paid and still waiting. Not a good start from this provider!!

    September 25, 2018 @ 6:09 am | Reply
    • Sorry about that! Due to high amount of orders because of the LEB promotions, we ran out of stock (only for a few hours). We’ve set up new servers this morning, and everything should be instantly activated again.


      September 25, 2018 @ 11:43 am | Reply
    • Dimitrios:

      Bought the 6GB SSD on September 26th, 2018. Since then server is unavailable or offline almost every day. Network problems or abuse users was the excuse. I have asked for service termination and full refund at Saturday, October 13th, 2018. Still waiting!!!

      October 15, 2018 @ 8:13 am | Reply
  21. grendel25:

    Are masternodes ok on your VPS? They sometimes have high cpu usage for about 20 mins a day but the rest of the time CPU usage is nominal at most. Typically about 45 mins of CPU time a day total. This is not the same as crypto mining. It is just to hold a wallet.

    September 25, 2018 @ 11:58 pm | Reply
  22. chris:

    I wish to know as well

    September 28, 2018 @ 3:57 am | Reply
  23. NoLife:

    Is hosting Docker containers possible and allowed?

    September 30, 2018 @ 3:58 am | Reply
  24. ShihabSoft:

    Could you please provide any benchmark results in the 6GB RAM variant?

    September 30, 2018 @ 3:01 pm | Reply
  25. Just bought the 6 GB variant, checking out RAM and CPU speeds. Everything is good, it was instantly setup.

    But the thing which really bothers me was, the RAM and processor speed.

    Below is the test I ran using sysbench

    root@mail:~# sysbench –test=memory –memory-total-size=1G run
    sysbench 0.4.12: multi-threaded system evaluation benchmark

    Running the test with following options:
    Number of threads: 1

    Doing memory operations speed test
    Memory block size: 1K

    Memory transfer size: 1024M

    Memory operations type: write
    Memory scope type: global
    Threads started!

    Operations performed: 1048576 (982971.31 ops/sec)

    1024.00 MB transferred (959.93 MB/sec)

    Test execution summary:
    total time: 1.0667s
    total number of events: 1048576
    total time taken by event execution: 0.8714
    per-request statistics:
    min: 0.00ms
    avg: 0.00ms
    max: 8.03ms
    approx. 95 percentile: 0.00ms

    Threads fairness:
    events (avg/stddev): 1048576.0000/0.00
    execution time (avg/stddev): 0.8714/0.00

    RAM speed is highly disappointing.

    Even though it states 4 cores CPU is provided, the sysbench outputs are really not so good considering the same test being executed in a single core i7 VPS.

    root@mail:~# sysbench –test=cpu –num-threads=4 run
    sysbench 0.4.12: multi-threaded system evaluation benchmark

    Running the test with following options:
    Number of threads: 4

    Doing CPU performance benchmark

    Threads started!

    Maximum prime number checked in CPU test: 10000

    Test execution summary:
    total time: 5.9114s
    total number of events: 10000
    total time taken by event execution: 23.5898
    per-request statistics:
    min: 0.91ms
    avg: 2.36ms
    max: 31.33ms
    approx. 95 percentile: 6.27ms

    Threads fairness:
    events (avg/stddev): 2500.0000/983.32
    execution time (avg/stddev): 5.8975/0.01

    As this was all the benchmark tests, it might differ in real life situations.

    I’ll be updating soon, after a full test for a day or two.

    Btw, bang for the buck offer tho! Hopefully everything would go smooth in the long run.

    September 30, 2018 @ 4:18 pm | Reply
  26. UPDATE 1

    Recently, the server has been lagging like hell. Now, just minutes ago my VPS went down. GG. It’s not even more than a day, now it’s down, already submitted a support ticket but none answered.

    P.s – I never had any of my VPS gone down with other providers. This is the first time am facing this issue.

    October 1, 2018 @ 6:45 am | Reply
    • UPDATE 2
      It’s up again. They told me that it was some kinda network issue.

      Hoping for the best in the long run!

      October 1, 2018 @ 3:04 pm | Reply
  27. 3rd time in a row, the network went down!

    Requested for refund, hope everything goes smooth.

    October 2, 2018 @ 5:23 pm | Reply
  28. Ah it’s been more than 7 hours, no one has replied regarding the refund ticket.

    October 3, 2018 @ 1:07 am | Reply
    • It’s been almost over a day, no one has cared to issue the refund nor reply to the support ticket. This is really tiring…

      October 3, 2018 @ 4:02 pm | Reply
      • This has been refunded in full for you within less than 24 hrs of your request…

        Billing is not a 24×7 department. Support on the other hand is.


        October 3, 2018 @ 5:37 pm | Reply
      • Robert:

        Take a chill pill, you sound like a really whiny customer. I work for an ISP and you match all of the characteristics of an “unwanted” customer. They probably don’t want you as a customer. Sigh. Good thing I don’t work in CS, anymore.

        October 3, 2018 @ 5:42 pm | Reply
        • wulfy:

          I’d say as I also work in a similar field both you and I are thankful you don’t work in CS any more. You match all the signs of a Tech i wouldn’t want to be dealing with or have on my team.

          October 5, 2018 @ 3:02 am | Reply
  29. We are expiring these promotions in 24 hours. Last chance to order!


    October 3, 2018 @ 5:38 pm | Reply
  30. Ah, finally got the refund! It’s a trustable service!

    October 4, 2018 @ 6:55 am | Reply
  31. lahiru:

    network down and my client trying to kill me because i recommend you

    October 4, 2018 @ 3:31 pm | Reply
  32. lahiru:

    Spark vps servers run very smoothly in fast. now they are not and i recommend to buy vps from spark vps for his web site and it went down more than 5 time in last 10 days. they tole me just today they don’t support 3rd party. but what the hell every time web site down i have checked server status via whmcs control panel and ssh both offline.

    i will never recommend his or spark vps servers ever again to anyone.. even for my worst enemy.

    October 13, 2018 @ 11:20 pm | Reply
    • Brian:

      I have the same.
      My VPS is down like 4-5 times a week.
      They said that I use to much CPU, average load of 0.3 with the 4CPU VPS.

      October 17, 2018 @ 5:30 am | Reply
      • The same is happening to me,

        I bought the 6GB package and it worked fine for a few days I host a website using centminmod, but suddenly it started to have issues, since tuesday, it started going down every few hours for minutes as shown in the next picture. I tried to ssh to the VPS but it was really slow, I could execute commands


        I thought, hopefully its just a network issue and I sent a ticket to them, 2 minutes later my VPS got suspended without notice. I sent them a ticket, their only response was that I was using too much CPU, which I am sure its not right, considering that just before I checked htop and it was really low, they told me to change to a KVM package.

        I asked them after that, what about the files, they just told me they would elevate the ticket to a superior. I asked them what about all the downtime I will have until I get answered and there was no more response.

        And that is my nightmare, hopefully I will be able to fix the issue or at least recover the files I got there. I always backup, but I was not able to backup that VPS.

        I will keep you updated with what happened at the end

        October 18, 2018 @ 12:56 pm | Reply
        • Brian:

          I have the same issue with them. 100% the same!
          Stay away from those scammers! Do not prepay for a year!

          October 23, 2018 @ 6:26 am | Reply
        • Inu:

          Same here. It looked good at first, but issues started the same time as you said, maybe a day later.
          They suspended the service, saying the VPS was using too much CPU.

          I am not pleased that they like to suspend the service due to CPU usage. I thought I rented that CPU usage, so that should be my problem and not a reason for suspension.

          It looks like they oversold the server and when things got rough they started suspending.

          October 24, 2018 @ 12:14 pm | Reply
  33. Jose Stefan:

    Do you support OpenVZ 7? So that we can upgrade to newer version of Ubuntu without braking libc6.

    I’m interested in 18.04 LTS or newer.

    October 19, 2018 @ 6:27 pm | Reply
  34. Huu Ha:

    Ordered and paid for 10 hours but still PENDING order? scam site?

    December 6, 2018 @ 10:07 am | Reply
  35. Huu Ha:

    Ordered and paid for 10 hours but still PENDING order? scam site?

    December 6, 2018 @ 10:08 am | Reply
  36. schylow:

    Got the 6GB deal, and currently only using a single VPS, but it goes down roughly once a day (like right now). Probably about half the time this happens, their http://www.sparkvps.com site also becomes unavailable. Miserable service.

    January 25, 2019 @ 9:21 pm | Reply
  37. i have 2 core kvm since last April.
    1) NO downtime
    2) Performance
    a) dd follows:

    CPU model            : QEMU Virtual CPU version (cpu64-rhel6)
    Number of cores      : 2
    CPU frequency        : 2199.998 MHz
    Total size of Disk   : 23.0 GB (5.2 GB Used)
    Total amount of Mem  : 1993 MB (132 MB Used)
    Total amount of Swap : 2047 MB (2 MB Used)
    System uptime        : 29 days, 7 hour 20 min
    Load average         : 0.02, 0.01, 0.00
    OS                   : Ubuntu 18.04.3 LTS
    Arch                 : x86_64 (64 Bit)
    Kernel               : 4.15.0-58-generic
    I/O speed(1st run)   : 411 MB/s
    I/O speed(2nd run)   : 759 MB/s
    I/O speed(3rd run)   : 802 MB/s
    Average I/O speed    : 657.3 MB/s
    Node Name                       IPv4 address            Download Speed
    CacheFly                       82.0MB/s
    Linode, Tokyo2, JP               7.79MB/s
    Linode, Singapore, SG             5.79MB/s
    Linode, London, UK               11.5MB/s
    Linode, Frankfurt, DE            9.17MB/s
    Linode, Fremont, CA                11.4MB/s
    Softlayer, Dallas, TX            25.7MB/s
    Softlayer, Seattle, WA          14.8MB/s
    Softlayer, Frankfurt, DE            9.58MB/s
    Softlayer, Singapore, SG           5.37MB/s
    Softlayer, HongKong, CN          6.86MB/s

    My preference is Sequential Read. Again very good !

    ssh spark fio seq_read.fio
    myjob: (g=0): rw=read, bs=(R) 128KiB-128KiB, (W) 128KiB-128KiB, (T) 128KiB-128KiB, ioengine=libaio, iodepth=32
    Starting 1 process
    myjob: (groupid=0, jobs=1): err= 0: pid=25886: Tue Sep 17 15:44:06 2019
       read: IOPS=16.1k, BW=2016MiB/s (2114MB/s)(1024MiB/508msec)
        slat (usec): min=15, max=1295, avg=41.13, stdev=21.79
        clat (usec): min=421, max=10809, avg=1924.04, stdev=871.95
         lat (usec): min=441, max=10847, avg=1968.40, stdev=873.25
        clat percentiles (usec):
         |  1.00th=[ 1172],  5.00th=[ 1352], 10.00th=[ 1450], 20.00th=[ 1549],
         | 30.00th=[ 1614], 40.00th=[ 1680], 50.00th=[ 1762], 60.00th=[ 1860],
         | 70.00th=[ 1975], 80.00th=[ 2114], 90.00th=[ 2376], 95.00th=[ 2540],
         | 99.00th=[ 7767], 99.50th=[ 8979], 99.90th=[ 9896], 99.95th=[10683],
         | 99.99th=[10814]
       bw (  MiB/s): min= 2010, max= 2010, per=99.71%, avg=2010.00, stdev= 0.00, samples=1
       iops        : min=16080, max=16080, avg=16080.00, stdev= 0.00, samples=1
      lat (usec)   : 500=0.04%, 750=0.12%, 1000=0.16%
      lat (msec)   : 2=70.86%, 4=27.25%, 10=1.48%, 20=0.10%
      cpu          : usr=28.60%, sys=64.89%, ctx=65, majf=0, minf=1035
      IO depths    : 1=0.1%, 2=0.1%, 4=0.1%, 8=0.1%, 16=0.2%, 32=99.6%, >=64=0.0%
         submit    : 0=0.0%, 4=100.0%, 8=0.0%, 16=0.0%, 32=0.0%, 64=0.0%, >=64=0.0%
         complete  : 0=0.0%, 4=100.0%, 8=0.0%, 16=0.0%, 32=0.1%, 64=0.0%, >=64=0.0%
         issued rwt: total=8192,0,0, short=0,0,0, dropped=0,0,0
         latency   : target=0, window=0, percentile=100.00%, depth=32
    Run status group 0 (all jobs):
       READ: bw=2016MiB/s (2114MB/s), 2016MiB/s-2016MiB/s (2114MB/s-2114MB/s), io=1024MiB (1074MB), run=508-508msec
    Disk stats (read/write):
      vda: ios=6059/0, merge=0/0, ticks=6108/0, in_queue=5852, util=79.02%

    I run performance tests on all servers daily and the above is pretty consistent/little deviation.

    September 17, 2019 @ 3:47 pm | Reply
  38. SparkVPS is dead

    December 26, 2019 @ 11:19 pm | Reply

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