This topic describes the billing items and pricing of ApsaraDB for MongoDB.
Billing items and billing rules
|Instance type||Billing item||Billing rule|
Replica set instance
For more information about billing rules, see ApsaraDB for MongoDB Pricing.
|Sharded cluster instance||
|Billing method||Expiration or overdue payment||Renewal||Configuration change|
You must pay the subscription fee when you create an instance.
|When the subscription expires, your instance is still available for 15 days. After
that, the instance is locked and its data is retained for 15 days.
No fee is charged when your instance is locked.
If you do not renew the subscription, your instance will be released 30 days after the expiration date, and the data on the instance will be permanently deleted.
|You can renew the subscription before the expiration date or within 30 days after
the expiration date.
After you renew the subscription, the instance is billed based on the new configurations and subscription duration.
A bill is generated per hour based on the configurations of an instance and money is collected from your account.
|If your account balance is insufficient, all pay-as-you-go instances that belong to
your account become overdue.
When the subscription expires, your instance is still available for 15 days. After that, the instance is locked. The instance will be released when the payment has been overdue for more than 30 days. The data on the released instance will be permanently deleted.
After the instance has been released for seven days, its backup data is permanently deleted. Within seven days after the instance is released, the data that has exceeded the specified retention period is deleted in half an hour.
|Pay-as-you-go instances are billed based on the service duration and no renewal is required. Make sure that your account has a sufficient balance.||