Amazon S3 pricing

In this blog we will talk about S3 pricing. Important points to consider are:

  • Pricing is based on region. In this blog we will look at pricing for Sydney region.
  • Pricing varies based on storage used. The more storage you use, the lesser is the price per GB.
  • Here’s the storage cost for 1000G in USD .
Intelligent Tiering$25 + $0.0025 per 1,000 objects
S3 Standard – Infrequent Access $19
S3 One Zone – Infrequent Access$15.2
S3 Glacier$5
S3 Glacier Deep Archive$2
  • For standard storage you are charged around $0.0055 for 1000 PUT, COPY, POST, LIST and $0.00044 for 1000 GET, SELECT, and all other requests
  • Lifecycle transition is not charged for standard but charged for other storage at $0.01 and Glacier at $0.036 for 1000 requests.
  • Retrieval charges for Glacier varies from ($0.003 to $0.036 per GB) and ($0.03 to $12 per 1000 requests) depending on how fast you want to retrieve it
  • Data transfer in S3 from internet is free but data transfer from S3 to internet is USD $114 for 1000G

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