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Difference between Amazon Drive and CloudMe

  • Last Updated : 30 Jul, 2020

1. Amazon Drive : 
Amazon Drive is a file hosting service and cloud storage provided by Amazon. It allows cloud storage, file hosting, file sharing, and file backup. File and folders on this drive can be transferred from multiple devices like desktop, mobile, and tablets. Amazon Drive was initially known as Amazon Cloud Drive. It is not available across the world. It is available for some selected countries. It was launched in 2011. 

2. CloudMe : 
CloudMe is a file storage service which is provided by CloudMe AB. It provides file synchronization, cloud storage, and client software. It was founded by Daniel Arthursson in 2011. Initially, it was named iCloud but later Apple acquired that name. It offers 3 GB free storage space. It provides limited storage space for premium accounts. Its biggest competitor is Dropbox. 

Difference between Amazon Drive and CloudMe : 

It is owned by Amazon.It is owned by CloudMe AB.
It was launched in March 2011.It was launched in April 2011.
It offers 5 GB free storage space.It offers 3 GB free storage space.
It is mostly used for storing photos.It is used for storing all types of files.
It has the maximum storage size of 30 TB.Maximum storage size is 500 GB for paid here.
It does not support file versioning.It supports file versioning but rarely.
Maximum file size in Amazon Drive is 2 GB via Web and 50 GB via Drive application.Here maximum file size is 150 MB for free and unlimited for premium accounts.
It is used in all countries excluding Mexico and China.It is used across the world.
There is no way to control permission to the invite link of file or folder.It gives access to control the permission to the invite link of file or folder.
There is no referral system here for gaining free storage space.It provides an additional 500 MB for referrals up to 16 GB paid.


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