Finding the cheapest cloud storage provider in the UK is challenging because of the way various cloud storage packages are designed to meet diverse needs. There are small and cheap packages for personal needs and bulk deals for families or businesses. So the cheapest option really depends on your storage requirements. Nonetheless, we have put together some recommendations of cheap storage providers for a few types of users.
If you are in the market for storage for your home files, Just Cloud is a really affordable and convenient storage provider. A very user-friendly interface, coupled with versatile compatibility makes it a real steal at its pricing. You can get the 75 GB Home plan for £4.49 per month, the 250 GB Premium plan for £4.95 per month and the Unlimited plan for £6.95/mo. Each of these is binding for 2 years minimum and allows you to sync multiple devices.
For business users, Mozy is another popular and reasonable provider of cloud storage. You have plans ranging from 10 GB to 1 TB per computer, with multiple options for number of years, period of contract, payment frequency etc. For example, a 1-year 10 GB plan will cost you £6.99 per computer per month. 10 GB is more than enough for an average office computer. The price gets discounted if you go into large bulk orders. With Mozy you enjoy incremental backups, which save your bandwidth usage, and support for all types of files.
A large number of other providers like Carbonite, LiveDrive and SOS, are competing in the same category. Each is almost at par with the next, with the only difference being in the way they bundle their services. Things you should watch for while selecting a provider: Limits on uploading per day, security provisions and number of users allowed.