This topic describes the payment methods that apply when you purchase dedicated hosts and the billing methods of related resources.
Billing of dedicated hosts and the related resources
|DDH||When you create a dedicated host, you must pay for the physical resources of the dedicated
||Subscription: You must pay for a dedicated host before you can use it.||The price of a dedicated host varies based on the following factors:
For pricing about dedicated hosts, go to the Dedicated Host section on the Pricing tab of the ECS product page.
|ECS instances on dedicated hosts||In addition to CPU, memory, and local disks, ECS also provides resources such as images, disks, public bandwidth, and snapshots. You must pay for images, disks, public bandwidth, and snapshots when you create an ECS instance on a dedicated host.||The billing method depends on resource types. For more information, see Billing overview.||The pricing depends on resource types. For more information, see Billing overview.|
- Use the credit card or PayPal account that is associated with your Alibaba Cloud account. For more information, see Add payment information.
- Use the coupons that are available for dedicated hosts under your account.
Note To check whether a coupon can be used for the purchase of dedicated hosts, follow these steps: Log on to the Billing Management console. In the left-side navigation pane, click Coupons. On the page that appears, find the target coupon, and view the applicable scenarios in the Applicable Scenarios column.