TL;DR go AMD if you can.
With DigitalOcean introducing two new classes of CPUs we at VpsCritic couldn't wait to give them a shot. Over the next few days we'll test different instances but from our initial tests it looks like AMD is the way to go with a 20% lead in our GeekBench 4 and GeekBench 5 tests on the 1gb-1cpu instances, and a 10% lead on the 2gb-2cpu instances.
See our comparison of the 1GB 1CPU plans here: [https://vpscritic.com/compare/?plan1=1&plan2=50&plan3=51]
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