Amazon EC2 Instances

Featuring AMD EPYC Processors

EC2 instances featuring AMD EPYC processors provide powerful processing for up to 10% lower cost than comparable instances.

Secure, resizable compute capacity in the cloud

 Gain flexibility with AMD EPYC processors that provide additional choices to help you optimize both cost and performance for your workloads.

AMD EPYC processors deliver up to 10% lower cost versus comparable instances.

Easily migrate applications currently running on existing EC2 instances to the new AMD-based variants with little to no modification.

Amazon EC2 Instances Featuring AMD EPYC Processors (1:40)
EC2 Instances Powered by AMD EPYC

Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) provides a wide selection of instance types optimized to fit different use cases. Instance types comprise varying combinations of CPU, memory, storage, and networking capacity and give you the flexibility to choose the appropriate mix of resources for your applications. Each instance type includes one or more instance sizes, allowing you to scale your resources to the requirements of your target workload.

Use Cases

Leading x86 price-performance ideal for compute bound applications that benefit from high performance processors.

Powered by 3rd Gen AMD EPYC processors with frequencies up to 3.6 GHz.

Batch processing, distributed analytics, data transformations, log analysis, and web applications


Balanced compute, memory, and networking resources for general purpose workloads.

Powered by 3rd Gen AMD EPYC processors with frequencies up to 3.6 GHz.

Business critical applications, web and application servers, back-end servers for enterprise applications, gaming servers, caching fleets, and app development environments


Baseline level of CPU performance with the ability to burst CPU usage at any time for as long as required.

Powered by 1st Gen AMD EPYC with frequencies up to 2.5 GHz.

Micro-services, low-latency interactive applications, small and medium databases, virtual desktops, development environments, code repositories, and business-critical applications.


Fast performance for workloads that process large data sets in memory. 

Powered by 3rd Gen AMD EPYC processors with frequencies up to 3.6 GHz.

High performance databases, distributed web scale in-memory caches, mid-size in-memory databases, real time big data analytics, and other enterprise applications.


The best price performance in Amazon EC2 for graphics applications.

Powered by AMD Radeon Pro V520 GPUs and 2nd generation AMD EPYC processors.

Remote workstations, game streaming, and graphics rendering.

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