LightNode Brazil Sao Paulo BGP NetWorking VPS Hosting Test and Review

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LightNode Brazil Sao Paulo BGP NetWorking VPS Hosting Test and Review

For developers looking for a stable and secure solution to set up a blog or forum quickly, we will explore the LightNode Brazil Sao Paulo Shared vCPU VPS Server.

This server offers reliable performance, powered by the robust QEMU Virtual CPU version 2.5+. It boasts 2 CPU cores, 4 GB of RAM, 50 GB of SSD storage, 1 TB of traffic, and comes with 1x IPv4 address.

LightNode goes beyond offering a reliable server environment, as they also support popular application mirrors like WordPress. This means you can effortlessly deploy your blog or forum using pre-configured software images, enabling quick setup and customization.

About LightNode

LightNode is a global NVMe SSD VPS hosting provider with over 30+ locations worldwide. They offer high-performance cloud servers with hourly and monthly billing options and 100% KVM virtualization.

LightNode’s infrastructure includes 20+ data centers, 100+ POP nodes, a 10Tbps backbone network, and connections to over 300+ operators. Their platform offers advantages such as PC and mobile terminal support, customized configurations, one-click deployment, transparent cost, and more resources for less cost.

LightNode provides various VPS hosting options at different price points, starting from $7.7 per month for their entry-level plan, which includes 1 vCPU, 2GB RAM, 50GB SSD storage, and 1000GB of data transfer. They also offer a first recharge bonus for new users.

LightNode’s platform is designed for simplicity and ease of use, with a powerful API that supports one-click deployment and management of LightNode hosts. They support multiple operating systems, including Windows and various Linux distributions, and application images, such as WordPress.

LightNode has nodes in Silicon Valley, Washington, Frankfurt, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Thailand, Cambodia, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea, and Japan. They have a focus on Southeast Asia.

LightNode offers 24/7 support, with staff monitoring all services and networks non-stop to prevent hardware or network issues proactively.

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Basic Bench

 CPU Model          : QEMU Virtual CPU version 2.5+
 CPU Cores          : 2 @ 2494.222 MHz
 CPU Cache          : 16384 KB
 AES-NI             : Disabled
 VM-x/AMD-V         : Disabled
 Total Disk         : 50.0 GB (1.8 GB Used)
 Total Mem          : 3.8 GB (74.1 MB Used)
 System uptime      : 0 days, 0 hour 18 min
 Load average       : 0.04, 0.06, 0.02
 OS                 : Debian GNU/Linux 11
 Arch               : x86_64 (64 Bit)
 Kernel             : 5.10.0-12-amd64
 TCP CC             : bbr
 Virtualization     : KVM
 IPv4/IPv6          : Online / Offline
 Organization       : AS138915 Kaopu Cloud HK Limited
 Location           : São Paulo / BR
 Region             : São Paulo
 I/O Speed(1st run) : 286 MB/s
 I/O Speed(2nd run) : 370 MB/s
 I/O Speed(3rd run) : 361 MB/s
 I/O Speed(average) : 339.0 MB/s
 Node Name        Upload Speed      Download Speed      Latency    101.92 Mbps       97.58 Mbps          0.94 ms     
 Los Angeles, US  103.98 Mbps       102.26 Mbps         181.12 ms   
 Dallas, US       107.22 Mbps       100.86 Mbps         143.13 ms   
 Montreal, CA     106.35 Mbps       99.03 Mbps          149.87 ms   
 Amsterdam, NL    100.47 Mbps       99.10 Mbps          190.25 ms   
 Shanghai, CN     99.68 Mbps        100.91 Mbps         332.12 ms   
 Nanjing, CN      91.65 Mbps        75.24 Mbps          338.70 ms   
 Guangzhou, CN    0.80 Mbps         6.58 Mbps           572.59 ms   
 Hongkong, CN     4.71 Mbps         5.27 Mbps           368.19 ms   
 Singapore, SG    95.04 Mbps        100.63 Mbps         377.66 ms   
 Tokyo, JP        105.02 Mbps       101.14 Mbps         273.19 ms   
 Finished in        : 6 min 19 sec
 Timestamp          : 2023-07-07 15:33:36 CST

Looking Glass

Test IPv4:

Yabs Performance Bench

IPv4 Network Information:
ISP        : Kaopu Cloud HK Limited
ASN        : AS138915 Kaopu Cloud HK Limited
Host       : LightNode-BR
Location   : São Paulo, Sao Paulo (SP)
Country    : Brazil

fio Disk Speed Tests (Mixed R/W 50/50):
Block Size | 4k            (IOPS) | 64k           (IOPS)
  ------   | ---            ----  | ----           ---- 
Read       | 166.12 MB/s  (41.5k) | 638.08 MB/s   (9.9k)
Write      | 166.56 MB/s  (41.6k) | 641.44 MB/s  (10.0k)
Total      | 332.69 MB/s  (83.1k) | 1.27 GB/s    (19.9k)
           |                      |                     
Block Size | 512k          (IOPS) | 1m            (IOPS)
  ------   | ---            ----  | ----           ---- 
Read       | 1.41 GB/s     (2.7k) | 1.50 GB/s     (1.4k)
Write      | 1.48 GB/s     (2.9k) | 1.60 GB/s     (1.5k)
Total      | 2.89 GB/s     (5.6k) | 3.10 GB/s     (3.0k)

iperf3 Network Speed Tests (IPv4):
Provider        | Location (Link)           | Send Speed      | Recv Speed      | Ping           
Clouvider       | London, UK (10G)          | 90.3 Mbits/sec  | 66.4 Mbits/sec  | 183 ms         
Scaleway        | Paris, FR (10G)           | 90.7 Mbits/sec  | 88.6 Mbits/sec  | 197 ms         
NovoServe       | North Holland, NL (40G)   | busy            | busy            | 190 ms         
Uztelecom       | Tashkent, UZ (10G)        | 83.7 Mbits/sec  | 75.2 Mbits/sec  | 285 ms         
Clouvider       | NYC, NY, US (10G)         | 97.0 Mbits/sec  | 33.8 Mbits/sec  | 112 ms         
Clouvider       | Dallas, TX, US (10G)      | 95.5 Mbits/sec  | 91.0 Mbits/sec  | 135 ms         
Clouvider       | Los Angeles, CA, US (10G) | 89.8 Mbits/sec  | 71.0 Mbits/sec  | 185 ms         

Geekbench 6 Benchmark Test:
Test            | Value                         
Single Core     | 541                           
Multi Core      | 959                           
Full Test       |

YABS completed in 19 min 59 sec

Global Node Test

 ## CDN Speedtest

 CacheFly :  11.01 MiB/s |   88.07 Mbps  | ping   1.191ms
 Gdrive   :   6.82 MiB/s |   54.53 Mbps  | ping   1.120ms

 ## North America Speedtest

 Softlayer, Washington, USA :   4.07 MiB/s |   32.53 Mbps  | ping 124.704ms
 SoftLayer, San Jose, USA   :   2.53 MiB/s |   20.27 Mbps  | ping 175.714ms
 SoftLayer, Dallas, USA     :       0 B/s |      N/A       | ping error!
 Vultr, New Jersey, USA     : 423.52 KiB/s |    3.31 Mbps  | ping 129.177ms
 Vultr, Seattle, USA        :   6.53 MiB/s |   52.26 Mbps  | ping 172.587ms
 Vultr, Dallas, USA         :   7.60 MiB/s |   60.81 Mbps  | ping 134.402ms
 Vultr, Los Angeles, USA    :   5.85 MiB/s |   46.79 Mbps  | ping 184.199ms
 Ramnode, New York, USA     :   5.51 MiB/s |   44.09 Mbps  | ping 137.371ms
 Ramnode, Atlanta, USA      :   5.98 MiB/s |   47.85 Mbps  | ping 120.652ms

 ## Europe Speedtest

 Vultr, London, UK            :   6.28 MiB/s |   50.26 Mbps  | ping 182.571ms
 LeaseWeb, Frankfurt, Germany :   1.48 MiB/s |   11.85 Mbps  | ping 227.908ms
 Hetzner, Germany             : 384.02 KiB/s |    3.00 Mbps  | ping 201.700ms
 Ramnode, Alblasserdam, NL    :   2.87 MiB/s |   22.96 Mbps  | ping 202.279ms
 Vultr, Amsterdam, NL         :   6.42 MiB/s |   51.34 Mbps  | ping 190.115ms
 EDIS, Stockholm, Sweden      :     347 B/s |      N/A       | ping 230.191ms
 OVH, Roubaix, France         :     268 B/s |      N/A       | ping 183.614ms
 Online, France               :   6.21 MiB/s |   49.68 Mbps  | ping 197.425ms
 Prometeus, Milan, Italy      :     243 B/s |      N/A       | ping 204.588ms

 ## Exotic Speedtest

 Sydney, Australia     :   1.85 MiB/s |   14.78 Mbps  | ping 333.744ms
 Lagoon, New Caledonia :     146 B/s |      N/A       | ping 337.118ms
 Hosteasy, Moldova     :   1.98 MiB/s |   15.82 Mbps  | ping 229.982ms
 Prima, Argentina      :  10.49 MiB/s |   83.89 Mbps  | ping error!

 ## Asia Speedtest

 SoftLayer, Singapore : 381.14 KiB/s |    2.98 Mbps  | ping 351.184ms
 Linode, Tokyo, Japan :   1.25 MiB/s |   10.03 Mbps  | ping 296.406ms
 Linode, Singapore    :   0.96 MiB/s |    7.67 Mbps  | ping 363.333ms
 Vultr, Tokyo, Japan  :   3.16 MiB/s |   25.25 Mbps  | ping 287.866ms

 Benchmark finished in 136 seconds

Media Unlock Test

============[ Multination ]============
 Dazn:                                  No
 HotStar:                               No
 Disney+:                               Yes (Region: BR)
 Netflix:                               Originals Only
 YouTube Premium:                       Yes (Region: BR)
 Amazon Prime Video:                    Yes (Region: BR)
 TVBAnywhere+:                          Yes
 iQyi Oversea Region:                   BR                               No
 YouTube CDN:                           Associated with [IXBR]
 Netflix Preferred CDN:                 Associated with [] in [Sao Paulo ]
 Spotify Registration:                  No
 Steam Currency:                        BRL
 ChatGPT:                               Yes
==============[ Taiwan ]===============
 KKTV:                                  No
 LiTV:                                  No
 MyVideo:                               No
 4GTV.TV:                               No
 LineTV.TW:                             No
 Hami Video:                            No
 CatchPlay+:                            No
 HBO GO Asia:                           No
 Bahamut Anime:                         Failed (Network Connection)
 Bilibili Taiwan Only:                  No
=============[ Hong Kong ]=============
 Now E:                                 Failed (Unexpected Result: )
 Viu.TV:                                No
 MyTVSuper:                             No
 HBO GO Asia:                           No
 BiliBili Hongkong/Macau/Taiwan:        No
===============[ Japan ]===============
 DMM:                                   Unsupported
 DMM TV:                                No
 Abema.TV:                              No
 Niconico:                              No                              No
 Telasa:                                No
 U-NEXT:                                No
 Hulu Japan:                            No
 TVer:                                  Yes
 GYAO!:                                 Yes
 WOWOW:                                 Failed
 VideoMarket:                           Failed (Unexpected Result: 404)
 FOD(Fuji TV):                          No
 Radiko:                                No
 Karaoke@DAM:                           No
 J:com On Demand:                       No
 Kancolle Japan:                        No
 Pretty Derby Japan:                    No
 Konosuba Fantastic Days:               No
 Princess Connect Re:Dive Japan:        Yes
 World Flipper Japan:                   Yes
 Project Sekai: Colorful Stage:         No
===========[ North America ]===========
 FOX:                                   No
 Hulu:                                  Failed
 NFL+:                                  Yes
 ESPN+:[Sponsored by Jam]               No
 Epix:                                  No
 Starz:                                 No
 Philo:                                 Yes
 FXNOW:                                 No
 TLC GO:                                No
 HBO Max:                               Yes (Region: BR)
 Shudder:                               No
 BritBox:                               Yes
 Crackle:                               No
 CW TV:                                 No
 A&E TV:                                No
 NBA TV:                                Yes
 NBC TV:                                No
 Fubo TV:                               No
 Tubi TV:                               Yes
 Sling TV:                              Yes
 Pluto TV:                              Yes
 Acorn TV:                              Yes
 SHOWTIME:                              Yes
 encoreTVB:                             Yes
 Funimation:                            Yes (Region: BR)
 Discovery+:                            No
 Paramount+:                            Yes
 Peacock TV:                            No
 Popcornflix:                           No
 Crunchyroll:                           No
 Directv Stream:                        No
 KBS American:                          No
 KOCOWA:                                Yes
 Maths Spot:                            Failed (Network Connection)
 CBC Gem:                               No
 Crave:                                 Yes
===========[ South America ]===========
 Star+:                                 No
 HBO Max:                               Yes (Region: BR)
 DirecTV Go:                            Yes (Region: BR)
 Funimation:                            Yes (Region: BR)
===============[ Europe ]==============
 Rakuten TV:                            Yes
 Funimation:                            Yes (Region: BR)
 SkyShowTime:                           Failed (Network Connection)
 HBO Max:                               Yes (Region: BR)
 Maths Spot:                            Failed (Network Connection)
 Sky Go:                                No
 BritBox:                               Yes
 ITV Hub:                               No
 Channel 4:                             No
 Channel 5:                             No
 BBC iPLAYER:                           No
 Discovery+ UK:                         No
 Salto:                                 Failed (Network Connection)
 Canal+:                                No
 Molotov:                               No
 Joyn:                                  Yes
 Sky:                                   No
 ZDF:                                   No
 NLZIET:                                Failed
 videoland:                             Failed (Network Connection)
 NPO Start Plus:                        No
 PANTAYA:                               Failed (Network Connection)
 Rai Play:                              Yes
 Amediateka:                            Yes
==============[ Oceania ]==============
 NBA TV:                                Yes
 Acorn TV:                              Yes
 SHOWTIME:                              Yes
 BritBox:                               Yes
 Funimation:                            Yes (Region: BR)
 Paramount+:                            Yes
 Stan:                                  Yes
 Binge:                                 No
 Docplay:                               No
 7plus:                                 No
 Channel 9:                             No
 Channel 10:                            No
 ABC iView:                             No
 Kayo Sports:                           No
 Optus Sports:                          No
 SBS on Demand:                         No
 Neon TV:                               Yes
 SkyGo NZ:                              No
 ThreeNow:                              No
 Maori TV:                              Yes
==============[ Korean ]===============
 Wavve:                                 No
 Tving:                                 No
 Coupang Play:                          No
 Naver TV:                              No
 Afreeca TV:                            Yes
 KBS Domestic:                          No
No IPv6 Connectivity Found, Abort IPv6 Testing...

Testing Done! 

Global Ping Test

LightNode Brazil Sao Paulo BGP NetWorking VPS Hosting Test and Review

Query: ping, interval: 5s, dense mode: no

Probing – ARIN /24 AS138915 KAOPU-HK Kaopu – Brazil, Sao Paulo

CloudFlare Internet Test

LightNode Brazil Sao Paulo BGP NetWorking VPS Hosting Test and Review

PageSpeed Insights

LightNode Brazil Sao Paulo BGP NetWorking VPS Hosting Test and Review

GTmetrix Performance

LightNode Brazil Sao Paulo BGP NetWorking VPS Hosting Test and Review

Admin Control Panel

LightNode Brazil Sao Paulo BGP NetWorking VPS Hosting Test and Review

LightNode’s Admin Control Panel provides users a powerful interface to manage and control their VPS hosting environment. It offers a range of features and functionalities that give users full control over their server configuration and settings. Here are some key aspects of LightNode’s Admin Control Panel:

1. User-Friendly Interface: The control panel is designed to be intuitive and user-friendly, making it easy for users to navigate and access the various management options available.

2. Server Management: Users can easily manage their servers through the control panel. They control essential server operations such as starting, stopping, rebooting, and reinstalling the operating system.

3. Resource Monitoring: The control panel provides real-time monitoring of server resources such as CPU usage, memory usage, and disk space utilization. This allows users to keep track of their server’s performance and make informed decisions.

4. Network Management: Users can manage network settings within the control panel, including IP configurations, DNS management, and firewall rules. This enables users to customize their network setup according to their specific requirements.

5. Operating System and Application Management: LightNode’s control panel allows users to install and manage different operating systems and applications easily. Users can deploy popular software applications like WordPress, Drupal, or Joomla with just a few clicks.

6. Snapshot and Backup Management: Users can create snapshots and backups of their servers directly from the control panel. This ensures data protection and can restore the server to a previous state if needed.

LightNode’s Admin Control Panel empowers users to manage their VPS hosting environment efficiently. With its user-friendly interface and comprehensive management features, users can easily configure and optimize their servers, monitor resource usage, and deploy applications, all from a single centralized interface.

Server Pricing

LightNode Brazil Sao Paulo BGP NetWorking VPS Hosting Test and Review

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Newly registered users can get up to $20 as a bonus for the first recharge.


The server’s I/O speeds demonstrate impressive performance, averaging at 339.0 MB/s. Its network speeds are also commendable, with upload speeds of 101.92 Mbps and download speeds of 97.58 Mbps. These results indicate a strong and stable connection, ensuring smooth user experience for visitors.

In terms of disk speed tests, the server exhibits excellent performance with read and write speeds of 332.69 MB/s and 1.27 GB/s respectively, for 4k block sizes. For larger block sizes, such as 512k and 1m, the read and write speeds reach impressive levels of 2.89 GB/s and 3.10 GB/s respectively.

Furthermore, the server performs well in the Geekbench 6 Benchmark Test, achieving a single-core score of 541 and a multi-core score of 959. These scores reflect the server’s capability to handle demanding computational tasks efficiently.

Overall, the LightNode Brazil Sao Paulo Shared vCPU VPS Server offers a reliable and high-performing hosting solution for developers. Its impressive I/O and network speeds, combined with strong disk performance and benchmark scores, make it an ideal choice for those seeking stability, security, and quick deployment of their blog or forum.

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