Billing Examples

Last updated: 2019-09-03 10:48:02

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  • The following billing samples are based on cities in China.
  • The prices in the samples are for reference only. For actual prices, see Pricing.
  • A personal user is eligible for 50 GB of standard storage capacity per month free of charge for 6 calendar months. For more information, see Free Tier.
    An enterprise user is eligible for 1 TB of standard storage capacity per month free of charge for 6 calendar months. For more information, see Free Tier.

Sample 1: Personal User in Guangzhou Region

Background

User A runs a website and often publishes articles containing images, background music and videos. The website also contains a software download section. He stores the contents of the website in standard storage class in the Guangzhou region with the CDN acceleration service enabled.

Demand

The images are expected to occupy 100 GB of standard storage capacity per month and generate 100 GB of CDN origin-pull traffic with 1 million read and write requests in total.

Monthly Fees Calculation

During the validity period of the Free Tier (i.e., 6 calendar months after the COS service is activated), the monthly fee is as follows:

Item Free Tier Unit Price Billable Usage Fees (Unit Price * Billable Usage)
Storage capacity 50 GB 0.024 USD/GB/month (100 - 50) GB 1.2 USD
Requests 0 0.002 USD/10,000 requests 1 million requests 0.2 USD
CDN origin-pull traffic 0 0.02 USD/GB 100 GB 2 USD
Monthly fee - - - 3.4 USD

After the user's Free Tier expires, the monthly fee is as follows:

Item Free Tier Unit Price Billable Usage Fees (Unit Price * Billable Usage)
Storage capacity 0 0.024 USD/GB/month 100GB GB 2.4 USD
Requests 0 0.002 USD/10,000 requests 1 million requests 0.2 USD
CDN origin-pull traffic 0 0.02 USD/GB 100 GB 2 USD
Monthly fee - - - 4.6 USD

Sample 2: Personal User in Guangzhou Region

Background

User B runs a website and often publishes articles containing images, background music, and videos; the website also has a software download section.

He stores the contents of the website in standard storage class in the Chengdu region with CDN acceleration service enabled.

Demand

The images are expected to occupy 100 GB of standard storage capacity per month and generate 100 GB of CDN origin-pull traffic with 1 million read and write requests in total.

Monthly Fees Calculation

During the validity period of the Free Tier (i.e., 6 calendar months after the COS service is activated), the monthly fee is as follows:

Item Free Tier Unit Price Billable Usage Fees (Unit Price * Billable Usage)
Storage capacity 50 GB 0.02 USD/GB/month (100 - 50) GB 1 USD
Requests 0 0.002 USD/10,000 requests 1 million requests 0.2 USD
CDN origin-pull traffic 0 0.02 USD/GB 100 GB 2 USD
Monthly fee - - - 3.2 USD

After the user's Free Tier expires, the monthly fee is as follows:

Item Free Tier Unit Price Billable Usage Fees (Unit Price * Billable Usage)
Storage capacity 0 0.02 USD/GB/month 100 GB 2 USD
Requests 0 0.002 USD/10,000 requests 1 million requests 0.2 USD
CDN origin-pull traffic 0 0.02 USD/GB 100 GB 2 USD
Monthly fee - - - 4.2 USD

Sample 3: Enterprise User Using Standard Storage in Beijing Region With CDN Acceleration Enabled

Background

Company B runs a website and often publishes articles containing images, background music, and videos; the website also has a software download section.

They store the contents of the website in standard storage class in the Beijing region with the CDN acceleration service enabled.

Demand

The files are expected to occupy 1.5 TB of standard storage capacity per month and generate 500 GB of CDN origin-pull traffic with 5 million read requests and 0.2 million write requests.

Monthly Fees Calculation

During the validity period of the Free Tier (i.e., 6 calendar months after the COS service is activated), the monthly fee is as follows:

Item Free Tier Unit Price Billable Usage Fees (Unit Price * Billable Usage)
Storage capacity 1 TB 0.024 USD/GB/month ((1.5 - 1) TB * 1024) GB 12.288 USD
Requests 0 0.002 USD/10,000 requests (5+0.2) million requests 1.04 USD
CDN origin-pull traffic 0 0.02 USD/GB 500 GB 10 USD
Monthly fee - - - 23.328 USD

After the user's Free Tier expires, the monthly fee is as follows:

Item Free Tier Unit Price Billable Usage Fees (Unit Price * Billable Usage)
Storage capacity 0 GB 0.024 USD/GB/month (1.5TB * 1024) GB 36.864 USD
Requests 0 0.002 USD/10,000 requests (5+0.2) million requests 1.04 USD
CDN origin-pull traffic 0 0.02 USD/GB 500 GB 10 USD
Monthly fee - - - 47.904 USD

Sample 4: Enterprise User Using Archive Storage in Chongqing Region Without CDN Acceleration Enabled

Background

Company B manages a hospital that has a large amount of medical records and imaging materials that need to be backed up and stored. They store the files in archive storage class in the Chongqing region without enabling CDN acceleration service.

Demand

The files are expected to occupy 20 TB of archive storage capacity per month.

Monthly Fees Calculation

Item Free Tier Unit Price Billable Usage Fees (Unit Price * Billable Usage)
Storage capacity 0 GB 0.0045 USD/GB/month (20TB * 1024) GB 92.16 USD
Monthly fee - - - 92.16 USD

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