a1.metal

Amazon Web Services EC2 instance a1.metal is in the general purpose family with 16 vCPUs and 32 GiB of memory. Available in 9 regions.
Instance Typea1.metal
Instance FamilyGeneral purpose
DetailsObsolete. Not recommended for use
Web servers, containerized microservices, caching fleets, distributed data stores, and dev environments.

aARM AWS Graviton Processor
1 – Generation
metal – Bare metal
vCPUs16
Memory32 GiB
CPU Architecturearm64
ProcessorAWS Graviton Processor
Clock Speed2.3 GHz
Accelerators
GPUno
Inference Acceleratorno
FPGAno
Instances
Sizesa1.medium, a1.large, a1.xlarge, a1.2xlarge, a1.4xlarge, a1.metal
Free Tierno
Burstableno
Hibernationno
Instance StorageEBS only
EBS (Elastic Block Store)
EBS Optimizeddefault
Encryptionsupported
NVMerequired
Dedicated Throughput3500 MBps
Optimized Baseline Bandwidth3500 Mbps
Optimized Baseline Throughput437.5 Mbps
Optimized Baseline Performance20000 IOPS
Optimized Max Performance20000 IOPS
Optimized Max Bandwidth3500 Mbps
Optimized Max Throughput437.5 Mbps
Networking
Networking PerformanceUp to 10 Gigabit
Enhanced Networkingyes
Max Interfaces8
Max Cards1
IPv4 Addresses per Interface30
IPv6 Addresses per Interface30
IPv6 Supportyes
ENA Supportrequired
EFA Supportno
Encryption in Transit Supportno
ENA SRD Supportno

Regional Availability

US
GovCloud (US-East) / us-gov-east-1
GovCloud (US-West) / us-gov-west-1
US East (Ohio) / us-east-2
US East (Virginia) / us-east-1
US West (N. California) / us-west-1
US West (Oregon) / us-west-2
Canada
Canada (Central) / ca-central-1
Canada West (Calgary) / ca-west-1
Europe
Europe (Ireland) / eu-west-1
Europe (London) / eu-west-2
Europe (Frankfurt) / eu-central-1
Europe (Milan) / eu-south-1
Europe (Paris) / eu-west-3
Europe (Spain) / eu-south-2
Europe (Stockholm) / eu-north-1
Europe (Zurich) / eu-central-2
Africa
Africa (Cape Town) / af-south-1
South America
South America (São Paulo) / sa-east-1
Asia Pacific
Asia Pacific (Hong Kong) / ap-east-1
Asia Pacific (Hyderabad) / ap-south-2
Asia Pacific (Jakarta) / ap-southeast-3
Asia Pacific (Melbourne) / ap-southeast-4
Asia Pacific (Mumbai) / ap-south-1
Asia Pacific (Osaka) / ap-northeast-3
Asia Pacific (Seoul) / ap-northeast-2
Asia Pacific (Singapore) / ap-southeast-1
Asia Pacific (Sydney) / ap-southeast-2
Asia Pacific (Tokyo) / ap-northeast-1
Israel
Israel (Tel Aviv) / il-central-1
Middle East
Middle East (Bahrain) / me-south-1
Middle East (UAE) / me-central-1

Regional Prices

Geography
Region Name
Region
Savings Options
Instance Price
Asia PacificAsia Pacific (Mumbai)ap-south-1compare0.4080
HiddenHiddenhidden-1compare0.4080
USUS East (Virginia)us-east-1compare0.4080
USUS East (Ohio)us-east-2compare0.4080
HiddenHiddenhidden-2compare0.4610
HiddenHiddenhidden-3compare0.4660
HiddenHiddenhidden-4compare0.4700
HiddenHiddenhidden-5compare0.5140
HiddenHiddenhidden-6compare0.5330
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