Amazon Cloud Drive vs Google Drive


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Amazon Cloud Drive
Amazon Cloud Drive is a web storage application unveiled by Amazon. It provides users with 5 gigabytes of storage space by default, with further storage space costing one dollar per gigabyte per year.
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Google Drive
Online file storage and syncing service working as a file system for other Google's services. Allows to sync files between all your computers and mobile devices or collaborate on files with your team and partners. Version control, OCR, powerful online viewer. Provides 5 GB free disk space. Google Drive free alternatives are: OneDrive, Box, Dropbox
Comparing Amazon Cloud Drive vs Google Drive is like comparing apples to oranges. Because your business is unique and nobody except you can decide, which is better for your company. But we can add some fun to your research and suggest some new comparison parameters.

Ok, now let's compare the UI. Looks like Amazon Cloud Drive has more user-friendly interface than Google Drive because it's bigger. At least on our screenshots


To compare the popularity of the solutions we counted how many alternatives people search for each of them on the Internet. And it turns out that Google Drive is more popular than Amazon Cloud Drive

Now let's look at the recent activities of our competitors:

- Google launches Drive File Stream to replace the Google Drive desktop app for G Suite users (in 2017)
- Google Drive gets a new Backup & Sync desktop app (in 2017)
- Google updated Drive with a focus on its business users (in 2017)
- Google Drive gets intelligent search (in 2016)
- Amazon released mobile app for Cloud Drive (in 2015)
- Amazon Cloud Drive adds unlimited storage plan (in 2015)
- Google Drive adds OpenDocument support, sending files as attachments (in 2014)
- Amazon Cloud Drive gets API (in 2014)
- Google Drive for desktop now allows to launch files in preferred applications (in 2014)
- Google launched Drive for Work with unlimited storage (in 2014)

Looks like Google Drive was recently more active than Amazon Cloud Drive (at least in our news).