A2Hosting India Review
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A2Hosting was started in 2001 by Bryan Muthig. It entered the Indian hosting market a few years ago. The demand for good and reliable web hosting is very strong today. A2Hosting is a reliable web host with affordable price, high performance, features, etc., but it also has a few drawbacks.
In this A2Hosting India review, we will discuss the shared hosting’s detailed features, pricing, pros and cons. We hope these key points will help you decide to choose A2 Hosting. Read this A2Hosting India review till the end and decide whether to choose them or not.
A2Hosting is an American web hosting company (based in Ann Arbor, Michigan) specializing in shared hosting, VPS, reseller hosting and dedicated server hosting. In India, it is popularly known as A2Hosting India and accessible through the a2hosting.in domain.
Like many other hosting companies, A2Hosting deploys servers worldwide – America, Europe and Asia. For Indians, Asia (Singapore) is the closest data center location for the lowest latency. Although not guaranteed, they have their own databases.
An overview of the main features and hosting
Money Back Guarantee;
StartUp, Drive, Turbo Boost and Turbo Max
Starting at $2.99 per month (renewable at $10.99 per month)
Things we love
A2 Hosting claims a 99.99% uptime commitment on its service. This means that this is a reliable hosting. On top of that, 24/7/365 support staff along with expert system administrators keep your server running at peak performance in the best data centers.
SSD and NVMe storage hosting
A2 Hosting offers shared hosting plans based on SSD and NVMe storage. An SSD is faster than a traditional hard disk. NVMe is the latest industry standard software interface for PCIe SSDs with read speeds of 2000MB per second. A2Hosting’s first two plans come with SSD storage, while the other two plans contain NVMe. You’ll get faster page load times.
However, this NVMe storage is only available in the Turbo Boost and Turbo MAX plans. According to the official website Turbo Max is the fastest shared hosting plan on shared server. So if you really want fast hosting, you should buy this plan.
Excellent customer support
A2Hosting offers worldwide customer support via live chat, email and tickets. The best thing is that you can call them on their toll free number. Indians can call 800 443 0025 for any pre-sale inquiries or hosting related issues. However, the tickets support the best way to solve technical issues. A knowledge base section is available on the website to get started or to help yourself.
30 days money back guarantee
All shared hosting plans come with a standard 30-day money-back option. If you are not satisfied with their service, you can request a refund anytime within 30 days from the date of purchase.
A website security feature is available.
With this company, you get a completely secure hosting environment. Security featuring HackScan, dual web hosting firewall, brute force protection, virus scanner, CMS like WordPress patcher and more. These features are available by default in all plans.
Free site migration
Do you have an existing website? All you need is the Guru Crew support team. Their experts will migrate your site data free of charge.
WordPress optimized hosting
A2Hosting servers are fully optimized for WordPress hosting. Either order a free automatic installation of WordPress during the registration process or install it in 1-click from your cPanel control panel with the help of Softaculus. Apart from this, they have created their own A2 Optimized WordPress plugin for caching and compression. SSL certificate and WP CLI, in other words, provide a somewhat managed environment for WordPress hosting.
A2Hosting offers a wide range of add-ons to customize your hosting plan if your budget allows. Users can order a dedicated IP address, premium SSL certificates, website builder, Dropsuite Offsite Backup and Barracuda Spam Firewall during the registration process. However, it comes with a free SSL certificate and a 1-page site builder by default.
User-friendly for beginners
A2 Hosting website is neat and clean and also easy to navigate. Each product feature is clearly mentioned. There is a four-page process for ordering. Prices are automatically converted to local currency when ordering a hosting plan. You can choose a free subdomain for your site to make it live on the web right away without having to update nameservers. Later you can add your own domain to the control panel. Users get the most popular cPanel interface to create and manage their site.
Things that can be improved
Like its competitors, A2Hosting does not offer free domain registration with hosting plans. However, a domain can be registered at an additional cost.
Real discount on long billing
The advertised price for first-time users is $2.99 per month for a basic plan with a 3-year payment period. In fact, to get a discount, you will be locked in for 3 years of prepayment. If you plan to buy it for a month, it will cost you $10.99 with no discount. The 12-month price for the same plan is $6.99 per month. Users get real discounts only with long billing.
At discounted prices, a coupon is automatically applied to the cart.
Details of hosting plans
start up: This is an entry-level plan that starts at $2.99 per month. You get one domain name hosting, 100GB SSD disk space, 5 MySQL databases, SSL certificate, Cloudflare CDN and unlimited bandwidth.
to drive This plan starts at $4.99 per month. It supports unlimited SSD space, unlimited bandwidth, unlimited domain hosting and server backup.