€2.99/mo. Scaleway VC1S

Same tools, same OS as $5/month: DigitalOcean vs Vultr

dd write bs=4k count=10k  100k  1M
                     403   398  184 MB/s
dd read bs=4k 
2.0 GB/s
sysbench --test=cpu --cpu-max-prime=10000 run
17.9875 sec.
stress-ng --cpu 1 --cpu-method all -t 30
94.22 ops/sec

The disk performance is comparable to those of DO/Vultr. But, even equipped with 2 x 64-bit x86 processor, CPU performance is lower than single core on $5/mo. VPS of DO/Vultr.

Since I use them as a web server, so I run ab -n500 -c500 requesting phpinfo() ..

Vultr:    2102.08 req./sec
Scaleway: 1543.10 req./sec