Box vs SugarSync

Box offers free cloud storage and file sharing services that enables you to securely share and access files online. Companies rely on Box because it's secure, works on any device and scales to meet the needs of small businesses and Fortune 500 companies. Box free alternatives are: Google Drive, OneDrive.
SugarSync makes it easy to backup, share and access your files, anytime, anywhere. With SugarSync you get online cloud storage for all your files — documents, music, photos, and video. When you make a change or add files on any of your PC or Mac computers, SugarSync automatically syncs your files to the cloud, where you can access them from any Internet-connected device — including your smartphone or iPad.
Comparing Box vs SugarSync 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.

Let's start with videos. We think that Box has better video than SugarSync

Ok, now let's compare the UI. Looks like Box has more user-friendly interface than SugarSync 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 Box is more popular than SugarSync

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

- Box applies AI to content management (in 2017)
- Box introduced Box Elements - pre-packaged content services for developers (in 2017)
- Box introduced desktop app Box Drive (in 2017)
- Box Zones will let you choose storage from IBM and AWS (in 2016)
- Box introduced new mobile web interface (in 2014)
- Box unveiled world's first industry specific file storage (in 2014)
- Box Notes is available on Android (in 2014)
- Box gives businesses unlimited storage, adds Office 365 integration (in 2014)
- Microsoft is already afraid of Box (in 2014)
- Box provides 10 Gb for free and new cheap version for small business (in 2013)

Looks like Box was recently more active than SugarSync (at least in our news).