Ultimate Guide to Google One
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Google One is now available for us, probably the cheapest cloud storage so far. It was announced in May 2018, Basically Google is rebranding Google Drive storage plans under the name Google One. Along with the rebranding, Google is also improving its pricing in ways that give customers more options and more storage at lower prices. 

Google One is a file hosting service developed. The program is used by Google Drive, Google Photos and Gmail to store data online. The program offer different plans 15 gigabytes free with 100 gigabytes, 200 gigabyte, 2 terabytes, 10 terabytes, 20 terabytes and 30 terabytes offered though paid subscriptions monthly or annually.

15 GB

Free

100 GB

$1.99/month ($20.99/year)

200 GB

$2.99/month ($29.99/year)

2 TB

$9.99/month ($99.99/year)

10 TB

$99.99/month

20 TB

$199.99/month

30 TB

$299.99/month

What’s the difference between Google One and Google Drive?

Google Drive is a storage service. Google One is a subscription plan that gives you more storage to use across Google Drive, Gmail, and Google Photos. Plus, with Google One, you get extra benefits and can share your membership with your family, and it is cheaper.

How you use Google Drive doesn’t change, so you don’t have to worry about losing or transferring anything.

Who can I share my Google One membership with?

You can share Google One with up to 5 additional family members at no extra cost (so 6 total, including you). When you create a new family group, you can add or remove other family members.

If you’re already a member of a family group on Google, you can share your Google One plan with the rest of your existing group. 

Does it cost extra to share my plan with people in my family group?

No. It’s free to share your Google One membership with people in your family group. Sharing simplifies storage under one bill and gives your family group access to the benefits of Google One. Learn more about plan sharing.

What do I share with my family group? Can they see all my stored stuff?

You can share all the benefits of Google One with your family group — without sharing any of your personal files. Family members share the storage space that comes with your Google One plan. But your family group can’t see what you store unless you specifically share it with them from Google Drive, Gmail, or Google Photos

Can I share my Google One membership with someone in a different country?

No. People in your family group must live in the same country as you to take advantage of your Google One membership and benefits.

Do I access my files differently with Google One?

No. You can still access your files, messages, and photos the same way — through Google Drive, Gmail, and Google Photos.

What are Google experts? What types of questions can they answer?

Google experts are people trained by Google to help answer your questions about Google products and services. Whether you need to recover a file you accidentally deleted or want to learn how to use Gmail when you’re offline, a Google expert is ready to help. With just a tap, you can connect with a Google expert directly through the Google One site and app.

Note: Google experts don’t answer questions about business products like G Suite.

Where is Google One available?

Check to see if Google One is available for you. They are actively working to expand to more countries. You can visit one.google.com/getupdates to get the latest updates on when Google One will be available in your country.

How much does Google One cost in my country?

What happens to my files if I go over my storage limit?

f you go over your storage limit, you won’t lose anything. However, you won’t be able to store new files in Google Drive or store new Original quality photos or videos in Google Photos, and you may not be able to receive emails with your Gmail address.

Need more room? You can learn more about clearing up space or upgrade to Google One to get more storage.

What hotel benefits do I get with my Google One membership?

Where available, you get up to 40% off select hotels with Google One. To use your hotel benefits, search for hotels while signed in to your Google Account with your Google One membership. Learn more about hotel benefits.

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