iDrive cloud storage review

Want a comprehensive and high-capacity cloud storage solution at a reasonable price? iDrive is very hard to beat

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iDrive cloud storage
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Digital Camera World Verdict

iDrive is a comprehensively featured cloud storage solution that offers plenty of storage capacity for a very reasonable outlay. It’s easy to use, compatible with multiplier devices and there are plenty of plans to suit your storage capacity requirements, usage scenario and budget. Considering how much storage space iDrive offers, even with its base paid plan, and how it undercuts all its major rivals on price, iDrive is an incredibly compelling cloud storage provider.

Pros

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    Lots of storage space

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    Plenty of capacity/multiple user plans

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    Ease to use

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    Very well priced

Cons

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    Lacks extra cloud productivity apps

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    PC app isn't the most modern design

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If you’re looking to back up your photos, videos or any other files on your computer, you could check out one of the best external hard drives or best NAS drives. However, this still leaves your data vulnerable to hard drive failure or device theft, but backing up your files to the cloud avoids both potential problems. 

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iDrive pricing vs. rivals
Header Cell - Column 0 CapacityPrice per year
iDrive Personal2TB (10TB offer)$69.50 ($3.48 offer for first year)
Google Drive2TB$99.99
Microsoft 365 Personal1TB$69.99
Apple iCloud2TB$119.88
Dropbox Plus32TB$119.88
10TB iDrive cloud storage | was $69.50 | now $3.9895% off

<a href="https://www.idrive.com/idrive/signup/el/dcworld95?subtag=hawk-custom-tracking" data-link-merchant="idrive.com"" target="_blank" rel="sponsored">10TB iDrive cloud storage | was $69.50 | now $3.98
95% off If you've got plenty of photo and video files that need an online home, then this iDrive offer might just be perfect for you. Grab 10TB of cloud storage for one year for under $4 in this fantastic deal. 

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Ben Andrews

Ben is the Imaging Labs manager, responsible for all the testing on Digital Camera World and across the entire photography portfolio at Future. Whether he's in the lab testing the sharpness of new lenses, the resolution of the latest image sensors, the zoom range of monster bridge cameras or even the latest camera phones, Ben is our go-to guy for technical insight. He's also the team's man-at-arms when it comes to camera bags, filters, memory cards, and all manner of camera accessories – his lab is a bit like the Batcave of photography! With years of experience trialling and testing kit, he's a human encyclopedia of benchmarks when it comes to recommending the best buys.