Compare Google Drive vs Microsoft OneDrive for Business

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comparison of Google Drive vs. Microsoft OneDrive for Business
based on data from user reviews. Google Drive rates 4.7/5 stars with 5,087 reviews. Microsoft OneDrive for Business rates 4.2/5 stars with 4,988 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

Pricing

 
G Suite Basic
$5
per user per month
15 GB
Free
 
G Suite Business
$10
per user per month
100 GB
$1.99
/ month
 
OneDrive + Office 365 Personal
$6.99
/ month
 
OneDrive + Office 365 Home
$9.99
/ month
 
Free Trial Unavailable
Free Trial Unavailable
Google Drive
G Suite Basic
$5per user per month
G Suite Business
$10per user per month
Free Trial Unavailable
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
15 GB
Free
100 GB
$1.99/ month
OneDrive + Office 365 Personal
$6.99/ month
OneDrive + Office 365 Home
$9.99/ month
Free Trial Unavailable

Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
9.2
8.8
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
9.2
8.5
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
9.2
8.4
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
9.0
8.4
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
8.7
8.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.0
8.6
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.9
7.7
Meets Requirements
Google Drive
9.2
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.8
Ease of Use
Google Drive
9.2
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.5
Ease of Setup
Google Drive
9.2
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.4
Ease of Admin
Google Drive
9.0
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.4
Quality of Support
Google Drive
8.7
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.3
Ease of Doing Business With
Google Drive
9.0
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.6
Product Direction (% positive)
Google Drive
8.9
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
7.7

Features

File Management
Device Syncing
Google Drive
9.2
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.5
Web Interface
Google Drive
9.1
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.5
File Type Support
Google Drive
9.0
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.7
Search
Google Drive
8.9
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.4
Mobile Apps
Google Drive
8.9
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.4
Collaboration
File following
Google Drive
9.0
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.6
File Sharing
Google Drive
9.4
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.9
Simultaneously Editing
Google Drive
9.2
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.1
Change Tracking / Audit Logs
Google Drive
8.9
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.2
Administration
User and Role Management
Google Drive
9.1
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.7
Single Sign-On
Google Drive
9.0
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.8
Policies and Controls
Google Drive
8.9
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.6
Device Management
Google Drive
9.1
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.7
Storage Limits
Google Drive
8.5
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.6
Storage Zones
Google Drive
8.8
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.6
Security
Google Drive
8.9
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.9
Platform
Internationalization
Google Drive
9.1
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.7
Performance and Reliability
Google Drive
9.2
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.7
Reporting and Auditing
Google Drive
8.7
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.4
System of Record Integration
Google Drive
8.7
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.6
APIs
Google Drive
8.8
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
8.5

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
46.2%
31.0%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
31.9%
31.4%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
21.9%
37.6%
Google Drive
Small-Business
46.2%
Mid-Market
31.9%
Enterprise
21.9%
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
Small-Business
31.0%
Mid-Market
31.4%
Enterprise
37.6%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Education Management
9.0%
Information Technology and Services
6.9%
 
Information Technology and Services
8.1%
Education Management
6.4%
 
Computer Software
5.9%
Higher Education
6.1%
 
Higher Education
5.7%
Hospital & Health Care
4.2%
 
Marketing and Advertising
5.5%
Financial Services
4.1%
 
Other
65.9%
Other
72.3%
Google Drive
Education Management
9.0%
Information Technology and Services
8.1%
Computer Software
5.9%
Higher Education
5.7%
Marketing and Advertising
5.5%
Other
65.9%
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
Information Technology and Services
6.9%
Education Management
6.4%
Higher Education
6.1%
Hospital & Health Care
4.2%
Financial Services
4.1%
Other
72.3%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
adwaith p.
User in Internet

it can store any type of files, it can store upto 15gb for normal user having a google account. it provides security and it checks uploade files having threats it can create sharable link and other user can enter into your drive and acces the shared file...

Daniel J.
User in Computer Software

Microsoft's SkyDrive is a decent option, especially if you're in the Windows ecosystem. It is well integrated in to Microsoft Office and offers a decent amount of storage space. The syncing seems reliable and their online editors for Office documents is...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
User in Capital Markets

I did not stick with Google Drive due to the bugs that I kept running across. Files getting errors when synching, and the Android app falsely categorizing some of my files as corrupt. There were just too many issues, and I ran out of patience.

Mike J.
Consultant in Oil & Energy

EVERYTHING My client had approximately 30 GB in 25,000 files stored in Dropbox. We migrated them into OneDrive for Business. Here are some gotchas discovered along the way: It's not just a file system. It's really a SharePoint Document Library behind...

 
Google Drive
Most Helpful Favorable Review
adwaith p.
User in Internet

it can store any type of files, it can store upto 15gb for normal user having a google account. it provides security and it checks uploade files having threats it can create sharable link and other user can enter into your drive and acces the shared file...

Most Helpful Critical Review
User in Capital Markets

I did not stick with Google Drive due to the bugs that I kept running across. Files getting errors when synching, and the Android app falsely categorizing some of my files as corrupt. There were just too many issues, and I ran out of patience.

Microsoft OneDrive for Business
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Daniel J.
User in Computer Software

Microsoft's SkyDrive is a decent option, especially if you're in the Windows ecosystem. It is well integrated in to Microsoft Office and offers a decent amount of storage space. The syncing seems reliable and their online editors for Office documents is...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Mike J.
Consultant in Oil & Energy

EVERYTHING My client had approximately 30 GB in 25,000 files stored in Dropbox. We migrated them into OneDrive for Business. Here are some gotchas discovered along the way: It's not just a file system. It's really a SharePoint Document Library behind...

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