Microsoft gifting away 15GB of OneDrive storage, 1TB for Workplace 365 customers
Extra free storage? Decrease costs? It is all excellent news from Microsoft in the present day: The corporate simply introduced that it’ll start providing 15GB of free storage to OneDrive customers, up from 7GB. For these of you protecting monitor, this newest transfer brings OneDrive consistent with its largest rival, Google Drive, which additionally additionally gives 15GB of free area (different rivals resembling iCloud and Dropbox do not supply almost as a lot complimentary storage). In the meantime, Microsoft stated that inside the subsequent month, Workplace 365 customers will get 1TB of free area, up from 20GB. This, too, is a welcome change: That beneficiant 1TB cap was beforehand reserved for Workplace 365’s enterprise customers solely.
Lastly, Microsoft dropped the worth of its month-to-month plans to $1.ninety nine for 100GB (down from $7.forty nine) and $three.ninety nine for 200GB (down from $eleven.forty nine). In truth, the costs are so low that the corporate selected to remove its 50GB month-to-month plan; the charge would have been so nominal (25 cents or so) that it might as nicely have been free. The excellent news is that whether or not you employ OneDrive or Workplace 365, present customers will routinely see their storage limits go up. In different phrases, it isn’t like you need to be a brand new buyer to benefit from this. Take pleasure in, and activate OneDrive’s automated photograph-importing if you have not already — we’re fairly positive you will have sufficient area now for all of your stuff.