The db.m4.xlarge instance is in the general purpose family and has 4 vCPUs, 16 GiB of memory and high network performance starting at $0.365 per hour.



On Demand

1 Yr Reserved

3 Yr Reserved


Family Sizes

Size vCPUs Memory (GiB)
db.m4.large 2 8.0
db.m4.2xlarge 8 32.0
db.m4.4xlarge 16 64.0
db.m4.10xlarge 40 160.0
db.m4.16xlarge 64 256.0

Instance Details

Compute Value
vCPUs 4
Memory (GiB) 16
Physical Processor Intel Xeon E5-2676 v3 (Haswell)
CPU Architecture 64-bit
Clock Speed (GHz) 2.4
Processor Features Intel AVX; Intel AVX2; Intel Turbo
Storage Value
EBS Optimized True
Max Bandwidth (Mbps) on (EBS) 750
Max Throughput (MB/s) on EBS 93.75
Max I/O Operations/second (IOPS) 6000
Baseline Bandwidth (Mbps) on (EBS) 750
Baseline Throughput (MB/s) on EBS 93.75
Baseline I/O Operations/second (IOPS) 6000
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Networking Value
Network Performance (Gibps) High
Enhanced Networking Yes
Amazon Value
Generation previous
Instance Type db.m4.xlarge
Family General purpose
Name M4 General Purpose Extra Large
Normalization Factor 8