Difference between One Drive, Google Drive and Dropbox will be briefly explained in this blog. This internet application has many things that benefit us as users. Although there are some disadvantages in terms of privacy and ownership of data.
Some advantages of using this application:
- Save our files and photos to the cloud, then access them from any device and anywhere.
- Work on tasks using a cellphone or tablet or computer. With each change the data will be synchronized to all our devices.
- Accessing files does not need to be always online, so it does not reduce productivity.
- We don’t need to worry about losing files or photos because everything is stored in the cloud.
- Share and collaborate files or photos with friends and family easily. By sending a link via email, text, iMessage, or Facebook.
- Storage capacity can be upgraded according to needs (with costs).
- With centralized storage it prevents data loss and disk damage.
- There are additional (paid) features such as remote device data deletion, password protected links, links with validity periods, or limited access.
OneDrive (formerly SkyDrive, Windows Live SkyDrive, and Windows Live Folders) is a file hosting service operated by Microsoft as part of the Office Online service package. Files can be synchronized to a PC and accessed from a web browser and shared publicly or with certain people.
Windows Live Folders was originally provided as a limited beta for some testers in the United States. On August 1, 2007, the service was extended to the public. August 9, 2007 changed its name to Windows Live. On December 2, 2008, the capacity of individual SkyDrive accounts was increased from 5 GB to 25 GB. And Microsoft added Windows Live Photos to access photos and videos stored on SkyDrive. More productivity with collaboration between OneDrive and the latest Office 365 applications in real time.
For prices starting from free (5 GB), Rp. 31,000 per month (50 GB), Rp. 87,999 per month (1 TB + Office 365 Personal), up to Rp. 119,999 per month (5 TB for 5 users + Office 365 Home ) More click here.
Google Drive is a file storage and synchronization service developed by Google. Launched on April 24, 2012, Google Drive allows users to save files on their servers, synchronize files across devices, and share files. Google Drive can also be run offline. With supported operating systems are Windows, macOS, Android and iOS. Google Drive includes Google Documents, Sheets and Slides. Application that allows editing of documents together, spreadsheets, presentations, pictures, forms, and more. Files created and edited through Office Suite are stored on Google Drive.
With Google learning machine support, Drive predicts what you need to access before you have to look for it. Use language search and character recognition to bring out important things and save search time. Every file added to Team Drive is collectively owned by the team, so everyone always gets the latest data. Plugins for Microsoft Office and Outlook greatly simplify the integration of Drives into your workflow.
For prices starting from free (15 GB), Rp. 26,900 per month (100 GB), Rp. 135,000 per month (1 TB), Rp. 1,350,000 per month (10 TB), Rp. 2,700,000 per month (20 TB), up to Rp. 3,900,000 per month (30 TB). More click here.
Dropbox is a file hosting service operated by an American company, Dropbox, Inc. Headquartered in San Francisco, California, offers cloud storage, file synchronization, private cloud, and client software. Founded in 2007 by MIT students namely Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi as startup companies. With initial funding from Y Combinator accelerator.
Dropbox Basic users are given 2 gigabytes of free storage space. Dropbox Plus users are given 1 terabyte of storage space, as well as additional features including advanced sharing controls (links have passwords and expiration limits), remote deletion (deleting Dropbox folders from other devices online), and Additional Version History (data recovery deleted up to one year). Supports Microsoft Windows, Apple macOS, Linux, iOS, Android, and Windows Phone.
Dropbox has received the Crunchie Award in 2010 for Best Internet Applications, and Editor’s Choice Award for Software by Macworld’s 2009. However, Dropbox has also experienced criticism of security breaches and privacy issues. In August 2015, Dropbox announced the availability of the “Universal 2nd Factor” USB security key, providing two-factor authentication to enter the service.
For prices starting from free (2 GB), US $ 9.99 per month (1 TB) , US $ 19.99 per month (2 TB), US $ 12.50 per month (3 TB), up to US $ 20 per month (as needed). Read more click here.
|DIFFERENCE||ONE DRIVE||GOOGLE DRIVE||
|COLLABORATION OFFICE||OFFICE 365||OFFICE SUITE, ADA PLUG IN UNTUK MICROSOFT OFFICE||OFFICE 365|
|CAN BE ACCESSED||ONLINE AND OFFLINE||ONLINE AND OFFLINE||ONLINE AND OFFLINE|
|OPERATING SYSTEM||WINDOWS, MAC, ANDROID, AND iOS||WINDOWS, MAC, ANDROID, AND iOS||WINDOWS, MAC, ANDROID, LINUX AND iOS|
|ENCRYPTION||SSL, PFS||SSL/TLS||SSL AND Enkripsi Advanced (AES) -256|
|SAVE CAPACITY||5 GB (FREE) OR
1 TERABYTE (PAY)
|15 GB (FREE) OR
1 TB (<5 USER ) UNTIL
30 TB (PAY)
| 2 GB (FREE) OR
3 TERABYTE (PAY)
|DATE LAUNCHED||1 August 2007||24 April 2012||June2007|
To find out other computer info, you can click the link below.
Difference between One Drive, Google Drive and Dropbox can also be seen on Youtube.