Google One has reportedly added a new storage plan that bridges the gap between its storage options already available. The new 5TB storage plan sits between the current 2TB storage and the 10TB storage plans. The former is priced at $9.99/month and the latter is priced at $49.99/month. The new plan has been introduced after Google Photos discontinued its unlimited storage in June, many Google users had figure out how to store images and other data in the Google accounts. Google now offers up to 15GB of free storage, which is spread across Gmail, Drive, Photos, Docs, Sheets, and its other products. This simply means users could keep their Google account stored data under 15GB, or pay for a Google One plan.
The new 5TB storage plan, has reportedly been introduced for Google One users, a good (and less expensive) option for users who want a little more than 2TB but don’t quite need a plan with 10TB of storage or more. The new 5TB storage plan is available for $24.99/month. Alternatively, users can purchase the storage plan on a yearly basis for $249.99, with an effective discount of 17 percent. As mentioned, the new plan has been reportedly introduced to bridge the gap between Google’s 2TB and 10TB storage plans. Users wishing to upgrade to the new 5TB storage plans can head to the Google One storage webpage for more details.
Users in India currently have the option to select the free 15GB storage option or upgrade to the paid plans. The paid plans include the Basic 100GB storage plan, the Standard 200GB storage plan available, and lastly the Premium 2TB storage plan. All three plans come with access to Google experts, the option to add family, and extra member benefits.
For those confusing Google One and the Google Drive services, this is for you, Google One is a subscription service developed by Google, and this service offers expanded cloud storage capabilities and is intended for the consumer within the digital market. The difference between Google One and Google Drive? Google Drive is a free storage service while Google One is a subscription plan that gives expanded storage to use across Google Drive, Gmail, and Google Photos. Plus, with Google One, you get extra benefits and can share your membership with your family.