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. Tencent Weiyun :
Tencent Weiyun is a file hosting service and cloud storage which is provided by Tencent Holdings Limited. It is available in two languages English and Chinese. It is majorly used in countries like China. It was launched by Tencent Holdings Limited in 2012. It offers 10 GB free storage space. It offers limited storage space for paid. The maximum storage size is 2 TB here.
Difference between Amazon Drive and Tencent Weiyun :
|AMAZON DRIVE||TENCENT WEIYUN|
|It is owned by Amazon.||It is owned by Tencent Holdings Limited.|
|It was launched in 2011.||It was launched in 2012.|
|It was developed by Amazon.||It was developed by Tencent.|
|It offers 5 GB free storage space.||It offers 10 GB free storage space.|
|It provides limited maximum storage space for paid.||It also provides limited maximum storage space for paid.|
|It is used in all countries excluding Mexico and China.||While it is used only in China.|
|It has the maximum storage size of 30 TB.||Maximum storage size is 2 TB here.|
|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.|
|It has the developer API.||Developer API is missing here.|
|It has Amazon S3 limit as traffic or band-width limit.||It has no traffic or band-width limit.|
|Maximum file size in Amazon Drive is 2 GB via Web and 50 GB via Drive application.||Here maximum file size is 1 GB for regular upload and 32 GB for power upload.|
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