AWS vs Google Cloud Pricing — A Comprehensive Look

AWS and GCP Terminology Differences

AWS and GCP Compute Sizing

  • Free tier — inexpensive, burst performance (t2 family)
  • General purpose (m3/m4 family)
  • Compute optimized (c4 family)
  • GPU instances (p2 family)
  • FPGA instances (f1 family)
  • Memory optimized (x1, r3/r4 family)
  • Storage optimized (i3, d2 family)
  • Free tier — inexpensive, burst performance (f1/g1 family)
  • Standard, shared core (n1-standard family)
  • High memory (n1-highmem family)
  • High CPU (n1-highCPU family)

AWS vs. Google Cloud Pricing — Examining the Differences

AWS Reserved Instances vs GCP Committed Use

Conclusion

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