Hosting limitations for sending emails

Hosting Company Limitations Send X e-mails every Y minutes Configuration / Observation
1and1 100 per task
200 per hour
95 e-mails / 30 minutes
BlueHost 150 per hour 70 e-mails / 30 minutes
DreamHost 50 per hour 45 e-mails / 1 hour Do not leave the bounce e-mail address field empty!
Free.fr 20 per task
100 per hour
2000 per week
18 e-mails / 15 minutes If you’re using your own cron or the manual send process, you can send 15 e-mails every 10 minutes
GMail 100 per hour
500 per day
48 e-mails / 30 minutes
20 e-mails / 1 hour (>500 users)
  • Method : SMTP
  • Server : smtp.gmail.com
  • Port : 465
  • Secure method : SSL
  • Authentication : Yes
  • Your GMail username/password
Google Apps
for Business
or Education editions
2000 per day 80 e-mails / 1 hour
GoDaddy 100 per task
1000 per day
95 e-mails / 15 minutes
40 e-mails / 1 hour (>1000 users)
  • Method : SMTP
  • Server : relay-hosting.secureserver.net
  • Port : 25
  • Secure method : No
  • Authentication : No
  • Your from and reply-to e-mail should belong to your own domain
Goneo 250 per hour 60 e-mails / 15 minutes
  • Method : php Mail Function
  • Your from, reply-to and bounce back e-mail addresses should belong to your own domain
  • Do not leave the bounce e-mail field empty!
GreenGeeks 100 per hour by default 45 e-mails / 30 minutes
Host Gator 500 per hour 115 e-mails / 15 minutes
Host Monster 500 per hour 115 e-mails / 15 minutes
Hosting 2GO 50 per 15 minutes 45 e-mails / 15 minutes
Hotmail 100 per day Due to this limitation, you should not use Hotmail as smtp server.
Locaweb 100 per hour 45 e-mails / 30 minutes
Lunarpages 20 per task
600 per hour
19 e-mails / 15 minutes You can use your own cron task to have a better frequency (every 2 minutes)
Lypha 2000 per hour 400 e-mails / 15 minutes
Maven Hosting 500 per hour 115 e-mails / 15 minutes
Netissime 500 per 15 minutes
1000 per day
100 e-mails / 15 minutes40 e-mails / 1 hour (>1000 users)
OVH via smtp 100 per hour and
Pack Perso: 500 per day
Pack Pro: 500 per day
Pack Business: 1200 per day
Pack Premium: 2000 per day
20 e-mails / 1 hour
20 e-mails / 1 hour
48 e-mails / 1 hour
80 e-mails / 1 hour
  • Method : SMTP
  • Server : ns0.ovh.net
  • Port : 465
  • Secure method: SSL
  • Authentication : Yes
  • Your username/password
OVH via phpMail The process will be blocked if more than 5% of your messages bounce up to you!
No more than 150 e-mails per batches
  • Method : php Mail function
PHPNet 100 per hour 50 e-mails and 2 second pauses between each batch with the manual send process E-mails are added to their own queue so you can send as many e-mails as you want and then their server will deliver automatically 100 e-mails per hour
Rochen 100 per 10 minutes
1000 per day
95 e-mails / 15 minutes
40 e-mails / 1 hour (>1000 users)
Site5 1000 per hour 240 e-mails / 15 minutes Your from and bounce e-mail address should belong to your own domain
Siteground 400 per hour 95 e-mails / 15 minutes
Techark 250 per hour 60 e-mails / 15 minutes
VCServer Network 100 per hour 45 e-mails / 30 minutes
Webcity 20 per 6 minutes 19 e-mails / 15 minutes You can use your own cron task to have a better frequency (every 8 minutes)
Yahoo 100 per hour 95 e-mails / 1 hour

Please do NOT take this information for granted, as your email account provider or hosting company can change its email policy without any prior notification.

Source : http://www.acyba.com/en/support/documentation/116-acymailing-send-process.html

 

 

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