Supported Instance Types

AWS Instance Type Memory / Cores Equivalent DBUs1
Memory Optimized
r3.xlarge, r4.xlarge 30GB / 4 cores 1
r3.2xlarge, r4.2xlarge 60GB / 8 cores 2
r3.4xlarge, r4.4xlarge 120GB / 16 cores 4
r3.8xlarge, r4.8xlarge 240GB / 32 cores 8
Compute Optimized
c3.2xlarge, c4.2xlarge 15GB / 8 cores 1
c3.4xlarge, c4.4xlarge 30GB / 16 cores 2
c3.8xlarge, c4.8xlarge 60GB / 32 cores 4
Storage Optimized
i3.xlarge 30GB / 4 cores 1
i3.2xlarge 60GB / 8 cores 2
i3.4xlarge 120GB / 16 cores 4
i3.8xlarge 240GB / 32 cores 8
i2.xlarge 30GB / 4 cores 1.5
i2.2xlarge 60GB / 8 cores 3
i2.4xlarge 120GB / 16 cores 6
i2.8xlarge 240GB / 32 cores 12
General Purpose
m4.large 8GB / 2 cores 0.4
m4.xlarge 15GB / 4 cores 0.75
m4.2xlarge 30GB / 8 cores 1.5
m4.4xlarge 60GB / 16 cores 3
m4.10xlarge 160GB / 40 cores 8
GPU Accelerated Memory / Cores GPU (Memory / Cores) Equivalent DBUs1
p2.xlarge 60GB / 4 cores 12GB / 2,496 cores 2
p2.8xlarge 480GB / 32 cores 96GB / 19,968 cores 16
p2.16xlarge 720GB / 64 cores 192GB / 39,936 cores 24

1 Databricks Units (a unit of processing capability per hour).