Google Drive is a file storage and synchronization service created by Google that allows you to store files online and access them anywhere using the cloud. It allows users to store files of any type in the cloud, share them, edit the documents, spreadsheets, and presentations online. Google Drive consists of office suite such as Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides, that allows editing of documents, spreadsheets, presentations, drawings, forms etc.
Google Drive is one of the most popular cloud storage services available today, offering 15 GB of free storage space for every google account and as mentioned above, allows you to create, share, and manage documents with its own productivity apps.
Google gives every user 15 GB of free online storage space, which is shared across its services, Google Drive, Gmail, and Google Photos. Users can buy more storage if needed by paying a monthly subscription fee. It may vary from $1.99/ month for 100GB to $299.99/ month for 30 TB.
Google Drive can be used to store photos and videos as well. Images less than 2048 x 2048 pixels’ resolution has no limits, i.e. you can store unlimited of them in your google account via Google photos. Documents in the google docs format also do not count towards the storage limit.
Google Drive applications are also available across all platforms for PC’s, Smartphones etc., which allow us to sync files to and from the devices and thus access those files anywhere on the go.