1. Amazon S3 :
Amazon S3 stands for Amazon Simple Storage Service. It is a cloud storage service which is provided by Amazon Web Services. It provides object storage through a web service interface. It allows to store any type of objects like data lakes for analytics, data archives, backup and recovery, disaster recovery, hybrid cloud storage and internet applications. It was launched by AWS in 2006.
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 S3 and Tencent Weiyun :
|AMAZON S3||TENCENT WEIYUN|
|It is owned by Amazon.||It is owned by Tencent Holdings Limited.|
|It was launched in 2006.||It was launched in 2012.|
|It was developed by Amazon Web Services (AWS).||It was developed by Tencent.|
|It does not offer free storage space.||It offers 10 GB free storage space.|
|It provides unlimited maximum storage space for paid.||It provides limited maximum storage space for paid.|
|It is used across the world.||While it is used only in China.|
|It has the unlimited maximum storage size.||Maximum storage size is 2 TB here.|
|It requires credit-card details for free trial.||It does not require credit-card details for free services.|
|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 is 5 GB here.||Here maximum file size is 1 GB for regular upload and 32 GB for power upload.|
|It supports file versioning.||It does not support file versioning.|
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