Cloud Storage Cloud Storage Reviews & Prices

There's no better way to keep your information safe than to move it to the cloud. Not only do cloud storage services ensure that you have access to your important files at all times, but they allow you to sync these files across all of your devices. This way, you have the most up-to-date information possible no matter where you are. Whether you need to collaborate, edit and share projects with others, or simply stream music from your computer onto your cellphone — cloud storage does it all.

Updated 11-02-2016

Cloud Storage Comparison Chart

Service Name / RatingCheapest PriceFree Trial /
Discount
Gigabytes (GB) of Storage IncludedGigabytes (GB) of Sync Space Included# of Computers Backed UpBottom Line
Carbonite $4.49/month
(w/3 year plan)
15-day free trialUnlimitedUnlimited1;
add'l subscription per add'l computer
Excellent and comprehensive cloud service with easy remote file access and unlimited storage
SugarSync $9.99/mo
(w/ annual plan)
30-day free trial;
5 GB of free storage
250 GB;
pay extra for more space
250 GB;
pay extra for more space
3 Feature-filled cloud storage solution with an intuitive user interface and easy music streaming; best for those who need to do a lot of file syncing
JustCloud $4.49/mo
(w/ 2 year plan)
14-day free trial; .015 GB of free storage75 GB;
pay extra for more space
1.015GB;
pay extra for more space
1;
$24.95/yr per add'l computer
Affordable and comprehensive cloud storage service with the option of unlimited file storage; best for users with light syncing needs
Amazon Cloud Drive Unlimited Photos plan: $11.99 (one year plan)

Unlimited Everything plan: $59.99 (one year plan)
Free 3-month trial for each planUnlimited Photos plan: Unlimited photo storage plus added 5GB everything storage

Unlimited Everything plan: Unlimited storage
Unlimited Photos plan: Unlimited photo storage plus added 5GB everything storage

Unlimited Everything plan: Unlimited storage
1 (# eligible for installation may vary) Swift backups and great prices pair perfectly with the very clear interface that Amazon users have come to know and love
Mozy Stash $4.45/mo
(w/ 2 year plan)
15% off 1 mo;
22% off 1 yr;
26% off 2 yrs;
(w/ promo code: NEXT)
50 GB;
pay extra for more space
50 GB;
pay extra for more space
1;
$2/mo per add'l computer
Low-cost cloud storage great for those with one main computer; easy to use syncing and exclusive discount
Service Name / RatingCheapest PriceFree Trial /
Discount
Gigabytes (GB) of Storage IncludedGigabytes (GB) of Sync Space Included# of Computers Backed UpBottom Line
Google Drive $2.49/mo15 GB of free storage25 GB;
pay extra for more space
25 GB;
pay extra for more space
Unlimited Cheap, easy to use and good for users who like Google Docs; does not have full backup capabilities
OneDrive $1.99/mo
(w/annual plan)
5 GB of free storage50 GB
pay extra for more space
50 GB
pay extra for more space
Unlimited Includes large amount of online syncing space for very low price, but not the best for full computer backup
Dropbox $9.99/mo2 GB of free storage1,000 GB (1 TB);
pay extra for more storage
1,000 GB (1 TB);
pay extra for more storage
Unlimited Easy to use, but can't match the safety of off-site backup
LiveDrive Briefcase $13.33/mo
(w/ annual plan)
14-day free trial
Save up to 53% with annual plans
Unlimited2,048 GBUnlimited Very pricey service best for those who want to sync all of their files with 2 TB of space

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