You may have heard by now that Microsoft announced on Tuesday updates to OneDrive that include: an increase in the amount of free storage available to customers, reduced prices for paid storage, and added value for customers who have an Office 365 subscription. A breakdown of the updates is included below:
- Free storage will increase from 7 GB to 15 GB
- Storage bundled with Office 365 subscriptions will increase to 1 TB
- S$9.80/month or $98.00/year for Office 365 Personal
- S$13.80/month or $138.00/year for Office 365 Home (up to 5 PCs or Macs)
- S$108.00/4yr for University
- Note: Monthly pricing only available via microsoftstore.com
- Storage prices will be reduced worldwide. Plans are now:
- S$3.00/month for 100 GB of storage
- Lastly, OneDrive users who refer friends will still receive up to 5 GB (in 500 MB increments) for each friend who accepts an invitation. Additionally, OneDrive will give you 3 GB just for activating the camera backup feature on your smartphone.
All of these updates will take effect in the next month. Current subscribers will be automatically be moved to the lower prices.
Additional details can be found on the OneDrive blog.