Google Drive vs Nextcloud

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Google Drive

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Google Drive vs Nextcloud: What are the differences?

Developers describe Google Drive as "Integrate your app with Google Drive". The Drive SDK gives you a group of APIs along with client libraries, language-specific examples, and documentation to help you develop apps that integrate with Drive The core functionality of Drive apps is to download and upload files in Google Drive. However, the Drive SDK provides a lot more than just storage.. On the other hand, Nextcloud is detailed as "A self-hosted productivity platform that keeps you in control". A suite of client-server software for creating and using file hosting services The most deployed self-hosted file share and collaboration platform on the web. Access & collaborate across your devices.

Google Drive and Nextcloud belong to "File Storage" category of the tech stack.

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Pros of Google Drive
Pros of Nextcloud
  • 506
    Easy to use
  • 328
    Gmail integration
  • 311
    Enough free space
  • 270
    Collaboration
  • 249
    Stable service
  • 129
    Desktop and mobile apps
  • 97
    Offline sync
  • 79
    Apps
  • 74
    15 gb storage
  • 50
    Add-ons
  • 9
    Integrates well
  • 6
    Easy to use
  • 3
    Simple back-up tool
  • 2
    Linux terminal transfer tools
  • 2
    Amazing
  • 2
    Beautiful
  • 2
    Fast upload speeds
  • 2
    The more the merrier
  • 2
    So easy
  • 2
    Wonderful
  • 2
    It has grown to a stable in the cloud office
  • 1
    Butt
  • 1
    Best thing ever
  • 1
    G Suite integration
  • 0
    A
  • 0
    Got
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    307
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    WOW!!!!! i can make google slides
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    House
  • 5
    Free
  • 4
    Synchronous with all devices
  • 3
    Simplistic
  • 2
    Open Source

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Cons of Google Drive
Cons of Nextcloud
  • 6
    Organization via web ui sucks
  • 2
    Not a real database
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    What is Google Drive?

    Keep photos, stories, designs, drawings, recordings, videos, and more. Your first 15 GB of storage are free with a Google Account. Your files in Drive can be reached from any smartphone, tablet, or computer.

    What is Nextcloud?

    A suite of client-server software for creating and using file hosting services The most deployed self-hosted file share and collaboration platform on the web. Access & collaborate across your devices.

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    What are some alternatives to Google Drive and Nextcloud?
    OneDrive
    Outlook.com is a free, personal email service from Microsoft. Keep your inbox clutter-free with powerful organizational tools, and collaborate easily with OneDrive and Office Online integration.
    Dropbox
    Harness the power of Dropbox. Connect to an account, upload, download, search, and more.
    Box
    The Box API gives you access to the content management features you see in our web app and lets you extend them for use in your own app. It strives to be RESTful and is organized around the main resources you’re familiar with from the Box web interface.
    Google Cloud Storage
    Google Cloud Storage allows world-wide storing and retrieval of any amount of data and at any time. It provides a simple programming interface which enables developers to take advantage of Google's own reliable and fast networking infrastructure to perform data operations in a secure and cost effective manner. If expansion needs arise, developers can benefit from the scalability provided by Google's infrastructure.
    iCloud
    Sign in to iCloud to access your photos, videos, documents, notes, contacts, and more. Use your Apple ID or create a new account to start using Apple services.
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