Google Drive SkyDrive Dropbox three cloud storage with contrast
yesterday, Microsoft released SkyDrive, today, Google released Google Drive, since then, foreign Internet giants have launched a cloud storage service, three services are very similar. So Dropbox can maintain the leader position? Let’s take a look at Google, Drive, SkyDrive, Dropbox cloud storage service with contrast, but also help you choose a suitable for their own cloud storage services.
free storage space compared to
Dropbox’s free space is only 2GB, but we can increase the space through the invitation mechanism, and now Lu Songsong’s Dropbox has 18GB, it should be convenient.
Google Drive has 5G in the default space.
SkyDrive has dropped free storage space to 7GB, and the default is 25GB.
price and paid storage space
worried that the space is not enough? Don’t be afraid, these three servers provide paid upgrade, the price comparison, the same 100GB space, Google Drive to $60 to $50; SkyDrive, the good news is that will fall to $10, the future, and Dropbox needs rethinking their pricing, in this point Dropbox is the most expensive platform.
it is worth noting that when Gmail users become paid users of Google Drive, the storage space of their Gmail accounts will be expanded to 25GB.
selective synchronization comparison
Microsoft says they want to keep as simple and easy to use as SkyDrive applications, unfortunately, which means there is no option to select the folder you want to synchronize. The Dropbox and Google Drive allow you to control which files are synchronized to the cloud.
as shown above, Microsoft and Google both launch their own mobile platform applications while not supporting each other’s mobile platforms. But they all support IOS, and Dropbox is the only platform to support Linux and BlackBerry smartphones.
built-in file reader compared to
, SkyDrive, and Office are the best choices