Step 3: Choose a pricing strategy - AWS Pricing Calculator

Step 3: Choose a pricing strategy

In this step, you use the pricing strategy section in AWS Pricing Calculator to choose a pricing model.

  1. In the AWS Pricing Calculator console, under Pricing model, choose Standard Reserved Instance.

  2. Under Reservation term, choose 1 year.

  3. Under Payment options, choose No Upfront.

                    Console screenshot that shows the pricing strategy section with standard
                        reserved instances, 1 year, and no upfront selected.

This is a default pricing strategy that offers up to 75 percent savings over On-Demand pricing. For more information, see Amazon EC2 pricing.