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Available node types

Amazon ElastiCache currently supports the following Cache Node Types:

Cache Node Type vCPU Memory (GiB) Network Performance
Standard - Current Generation
cache.t2.micro 1 0.555 Low to Moderate
cache.t2.small 1 1.55 Low to Moderate
cache.t2.medium 2 3.22 Low to Moderate
cache.t3.micro 2 0.5 Up to 5 Gigabit
cache.t3.small 2 1.37 Up to 5 Gigabit
cache.t3.medium 2 3.09 Up to 5 Gigabit
cache.m4.large 2 6.42 Moderate
cache.m4.xlarge 4 14.28 High
cache.m4.2xlarge 8 29.70 High
cache.m4.4xlarge 16 60.78 High
cache.m4.10xlarge 40 154.64 10 Gigabit
cache.m5.large 2 6.38 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.m5.xlarge 4 12.93 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.m5.2xlarge 8 26.04 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.m5.4xlarge 16 52.26 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.m5.12xlarge 48 157.12 12 Gigabit
cache.m5.24xlarge 96 314.32 25 Gigabit
cache.m6g.large 2 6.38 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.m6g.xlarge 4 12.94 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.m6g.2xlarge 8 26.05 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.m6g.4xlarge 16 52.26 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.m6g.8xlarge 32 103.68 12 Gigabit
cache.m6g.12xlarge 48 157.13 20 Gigabit
cache.m6g.16xlarge 64 209.55 25 Gigabit
Memory Optimized - Current Generation
cache.r4.large 2 12.3 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.r4.xlarge 4 25.05 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.r4.2xlarge 8 50.47 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.r4.4xlarge 16 101.38 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.r4.8xlarge 32 203.26 10 Gigabit
cache.r4.16xlarge 64 407 25 Gigabit
cache.r5.large 2 13.07 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.r5.xlarge 4 26.32 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.r5.2xlarge 8 52.82 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.r5.4xlarge 16 105.81 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.r5.12xlarge 48 317.77 12 Gigabit
cache.r5.24xlarge 96 635.61 25 Gigabit
cache.r6g.large 2 13.07 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.r6g.xlarge 4 26.32 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.r6g.2xlarge 8 52.82 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.r6g.4xlarge 16 105.81 Up to 10 Gigabit
cache.r6g.8xlarge 32 209.55 12 Gigabit
cache.r6g.12xlarge 48 317.77 20 Gigabit
cache.r6g.16xlarge 64 419.10 25 Gigabit

Looking for T1, M1, M2, M3, C1, or R3 Nodes? See the Previous Generation Nodes page.

On-Demand Nodes

On-Demand Nodes let you pay for memory capacity by the hour your node runs with no long-term commitments. This frees you from the costs and complexities of planning, purchasing, and maintaining hardware and transforms what are commonly large fixed costs into much smaller variable costs.

Pricing is per node-hour consumed, from the time a node is launched until it is terminated. Each partial node-hour consumed will be billed as a full hour.

Reserved Nodes

With Reserved Nodes, you can choose to make a one-time up-front payment, no upfront payment and pay low hourly charges, or one-time upfront payment with lower hourly charges for each node you wish to reserve for a 1 or 3 year term. In return, you receive a significant discount off the ongoing hourly usage rate for the node(s) you reserve. Amazon ElastiCache provides Standard and Heavy Utilization Reserved Nodes for its current cache node families. To learn more about Reserved Nodes, please visit our Reserved Nodes page.

You may designate cache nodes as Reserved Nodes by calling the Purchasing API or selecting the Reserved Node option in the AWS console. When you designate a cache node as Reserved Node, you must designate a region, cache node type, Reserved Node type, and quantity for the applicable Reserved Node. The Reserved Node may only be used in the designated region. We may terminate the Reserved Node pricing program at any time. In addition to being subject to Reserved Node pricing, Reserved Nodes are subject to all data transfer and other fees applicable under the AWS Customer Agreement or other agreement with us governing your use of our services.

Standard Reserved Nodes

Heavy Utilization Reserved Nodes

Backup Storage

Backup storage is the storage associated with the automated and user-initiated snapshots you have taken. Amazon ElastiCache provides storage space for one snapshot free of charge for each active ElastiCache for Redis cluster. Additional backup storage is $0.085/GB every month (same price in all regions). Data transfer for using the snapshots is free of charge.

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