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About Dropbox

Dropbox is hosting service that allows users to create special folders on their computers, which are then synchronized, accessing the same folder, regardless of which computer is used to view it.
Anything users add to Dropbox will automatically show up on all their computers, phones and even the Dropbox website — so they can instantly access it from any location.
It also makes sharing and collaboration easier, by inviting other users to any folder in Dropbox.

About MEGA

MEGA - private, trusted and secure cloud storage and collaboration platform

Anyone could be forgiven for thinking that all cloud storage services are the same, and all that separates different cloud storage providers are simple features and price differences. But this is not the case. MEGA understands the importance of keeping data and conversations private while providing a fantastic user experience that does not impact a user’s right to privacy.

Launched in 2013, MEGA is the world’s first easily accessible zero-knowledge cloud storage provider to deliver user-controlled end-to-end encryption. Our product design is governed by the principle of not letting our no-compromise end-to-end encryption get in the way of usability.

Today, MEGA is the world’s largest privacy-focused cloud storage and chat provider with over 220 million registered users globally. Users upload over 65 million encrypted files a day. With MEGA, they are in control of who can see, access and share their data. MEGA can be used from all major devices and platforms from anywhere with the Internet.

Zero-Knowledge

Zero-knowledge means that not even MEGA can access your files, and only each user holds the key to unlock their content. We also offer the ability for users to verify the credentials of contacts when sharing files, using cryptographic fingerprint technology, ensuring they are authentic before gaining access to your content.

Generous and Easy to Use

People need to send and store a lot of files, and a cloud provider should accommodate this! Our generous 20 GB free offering will help users get started, and when you need more, our competitive paid plans will support you with up to 16 TB for individuals or unlimited for businesses. We’ve got you covered, without breaking the bank.
Using MEGA, your friends, colleagues and customers can download shared files without the need to sign up, and they’ll still benefit from our super-fast transfer speeds.

MEGAchat

Audio and video calling with messaging come with every MEGA cloud storage account. But unlike some other video calling providers, you can rest easy knowing your conversations are fully secure thanks to MEGA’s user-controlled end-to-end encryption. Available on desktop and mobile.

*“I’ve been using MEGA for years as a fast and reliable way to transfer large volumes of data in a private and secure fashion.” *

Troy Hunt - Security expert and founder of Have I Been Pwned

Features

  • 2-Factor Authentication
  • API
  • Chat
  • Dashboard
  • Data Export
  • Data Import
  • Document Comparison
  • External Integrations
  • File Sharing
  • File Transfer
  • History/Version Control
  • Multi-User
  • Notifications
  • Project Management
  • Network Traffic Monitoring

Features

  • 2-Factor Authentication
  • API
  • Chat
  • Dashboard
  • Data Export
  • Data Import
  • Document Comparison
  • External Integrations
  • File Sharing
  • File Transfer
  • History/Version Control
  • Multi-User
  • Notifications
  • Project Management
  • Network Traffic Monitoring

Summary

  • Easy to use, with an interface most anyone can understand.

  • Free and relatively fast syncing of files even with the most basic plan.

  • Graduated pricing levels fit the needs of individuals and smaller organizations.

  • Robust photo and video presentation and sharing, including HTML5 streaming.

Summary

  • MEGA the largest fully featured free cloud storage in the world with 20 GB free storage

  • User-controlled end-to-end encryption for private and secure storage and collaboration

  • GDPR protections and rights for all our users globally in respect of personal data, wherever they may live.

  • Mega is intuitive and easy to use, with cross-platform tools available for Windows, macOS, Linux, Android and iOS.

  • No file size limits

Pricing

  • Credit card required: N/A
  • Dropbox Pro: $9.99 / month.
    Dropbox for Business: $15 / user / month

Pricing

Free Account

Free
Included in plan:
  • 20 GB storage
  • 2-factor authentication
  • Zero-knowledge client-side encryption
  • End-to-end encryption across all devices

Pro Lite

$5.95
1 user(s) / month
Included in plan:
  • 400 GB Private and secure storage
  • 1000 GB transfer
  • Priority support
  • File versioning
  • File sharing with password-protected links
  • 2-factor authentication
  • End-to-end encryption across all devices
  • Private team messaging
  • Secure video conferencing
  • Auto back-up
  • Custom rubbish bin cleaner

Pro 1

$11.92
1 user(s) / month
Included in plan:
  • 2000 GB Private and secure storage
  • 2000 GB Transfer
  • Priority support
  • File versioning
  • File sharing with password-protected links
  • 2-factor authentication
  • End-to-end encryption across all devices
  • Private team messaging
  • Secure video conferencing
  • Auto back-up
  • Custom rubbish bin cleaner

Pro 2

$23.85
1 user(s) / month
Included in plan:
  • 8000 GB Private and secure storage
  • 8000 GB Transfer
  • Priority support
  • File versioning
  • File sharing with password-protected links
  • 2-factor authentication
  • End-to-end encryption across all devices
  • Private team messaging
  • Secure video conferencing
  • Auto back-up
  • Priority support
  • Custom rubbish bin cleaner

Pro 3

$35.78
1 user(s) / month
Included in plan:
  • 16000 GB Private and secure storage
  • 16000 GB Transfer
  • Priority support
  • File versioning
  • File sharing with password-protected links
  • 2-factor authentication
  • End-to-end encryption across all devices
  • Private team messaging
  • Secure video conferencing
  • Auto back-up
  • Custom rubbish bin cleaner

FAQs

    What platforms does this service support?
  • Dropbox can be used on: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux, iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Symbian, BlackBerry OS, MeeGo Harmattan.

  • What are some applications this service is commonly used in tandem with?
  • Dropbox is used in tandem with many apps and services, like: MS Office, Notability, GoodNotes, DocuSign, HelloSign, SignEasy, Scanner Pro, Scanbot etc.

  • Does this service integrate with any other apps?
  • There are over 300,000 apps connected to Dropbox.

  • Does this service offer multi-user capability (e.g. teams)?
  • It allows teams to securely store, sync, and share files.

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • It provides help center, tutorials, and troubleshooting tools.

  • Who are the main user groups of this service?
  • Dropbox is a cloud storage made easy enough for anyone to use.

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • Dropbox provides the following APIs: Dropbox Chooser, Sync API, Core API.

  • What is this service generally used for?
  • Dropbox is generally used as a cloud storage, file synchronization, and personal cloud tool.

FAQs

    Does this service offer multi-user capability (e.g. teams)?
  • MEGA is the secure solution for your business. With our user-controlled end-to-end encryption, your data and communications have never been safer. Securely share and work together with MEGA’s simple file storage and sharing, easy user management, unlimited file size, password protected links and more, across all your devices. Don’t forget our support team is there for you 24/7, with priority support for business accounts.

  • What platforms does this service support?
  • Windows, macOS, Linux, Android and iOS.

  • Does this service offer guides, tutorials and or customer support?
  • Yes, and our paid users receive priority support!

  • Does this service offer an API?
  • The MEGA SDK consists of code and documentation that enables you to make use of MEGA's API functionality at a comfortably high level of abstraction. Its core component — a code module called client access engine — maintains a current copy of the user's account in memory (which includes all relevant files, folders, contacts and shares), accepts commands from the application and notifies the application of command results and other updates through callbacks.

Vendor Information

Founded:
2007
Based in:
San Francisco
Employees:
1001-5000
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Who uses Dropbox
  • Personal
  • Freelance
  • Startups
  • SMEs
  • Agencies
  • Enterprises
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
  • Windows
  • Macintosh
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
  • Android
  • WinPhone
  • Blackberry
Languages:
Chinese, Swedish, Spanish, Russian, Portuguese, Polish, Norwegian, Dutch, Japanese, Italian, Indonesian, French, English, German, Danish
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.

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Who uses MEGA
  • Personal
  • Freelance
  • Startups
  • SMEs
Desktop Platforms:
  • Web App
  • Windows
  • Macintosh
Mobile Platforms:
  • iOS
  • Android
Languages:
Afrikaans, Arabic, Catalan, Czech, Welsh, Danish, German, English, Basque, Persian, Italian, Japanese, French, Irish, Dutch, Portuguese, Polish, Russian, Chinese, Spanish, Romanian, Korean, Vietnamese, Thai, Indonesian
Regional Restrictions:
No restrictions.
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