- Google Photos app users won’t get free unlimited backups starting June 1, 2021.
- The company currently offers a total of 15GB of free storage for Gmail, Drive, Docs, and Photos.
- The Google One is similar to the Apple One membership but with fewer extra benefits.
Google recently announced that Google Photos would be ending its free unlimited backups starting June 1st, 2021. The company says that the platform will stop supporting free photos and video backup.
Google One is a membership plan from the company that allows users to get the most out of Google products. By upgrading to a Google One paid plan, users can get additional cloud storage which starts at 100 GB and goes all the way up to 2 TB. It has also replaced the paid services which are previously available with Google Drive.
Google One features:
The service comes with a host of interesting features:
- You will get direct access to Google experts that will help you with the company’s products and services.
- Furthermore, one can invite up to 5 additional family members to the Google One plan.
- Family members get their own space to store personal files, emails, and photos.
- One can get 100GB or more using different plans. Apart from this, one can get up to 40 percent off on select hotels, Google Play credits, and more.
Google One Plans: pricing Details
- In India, the base Google One membership plan starts at Rs. 130 per month which offers a total of 100 GB storage. The yearly plan is available for Rs. 1,300 a year.
- The second plan offers 200 GB of storage and it comes for Rs. 210 per month (Rs. 2,100 for one-year membership).
- The third plan offers 2TB of storage and it costs Rs. 650 per month (Rs. 6,500 for one-year membership).
- Google also offers 10TB, 20TB, and 30TB plans at a monthly rent of Rs 3,249, Rs 6,500, and Rs 9,700, respectively.
How to Buy Google One Plans?
You can buy different Google One subscription plans using Google One application:
- Go to Google Play Store and download Google One application.
- Open the app and at the bottom, you will find the Upgrade option.
- Choose the Google One subscription plan.
- Select the payment method and tap on Subscribe to purchase the Google One plans.
Apart from cloud storage, Google says you also get access to Google experts and extra member benefits. Google has not changed prices for the other storage plans.
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