How to buy more storage space

So you can buy more storage for Google Drive.

We may be at the time in our lives where more multimedia content we store and consume on our smartphone. Be it series or movies, videos recorded in high resolution and even photographs.

All this obviously consumes internal memory of our device so unless we have a high-end smartphone with hundreds of GB, we will surely need an alternative plan, that is, hire a cloud service.

There are many cloud services and practically all of them perform outstandingly. However, if you are an Android user, the safest thing is that you use Google DriveNot only because it comes pre-installed on Android phones, but also because of its great integration with the rest of Google services.

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Now it is possible that the GB offered by Google Drive in its free plan are insufficient for you, so you have decided to pay for more storage. Do you want to know how to acquire more storage in Google Drive? Keep reading.

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Google initially offers 15 GB of storage space that is shared between Google Drive, Gmail and Google Photos. While for many this amount may be more than enough, it is possible that at some point you need more space.

Google Drive has several data plans. In addition to the free 15GB plan, we can subscribe to the following plans:

  • 100 GB for 1.99 euros per month or 19.99 euros per year
  • 200 GB for 2.99 euros per month or 29.99 euros per year
  • 2 TB for 9.99 euros per month or 99.99 euros year year

How can you check the annual subscription it is much more profitable than paying month to month So if you are regular users of the cloud and more specifically of Google Drive, we recommend that you get the annual plan that best suits your needs.

How to buy more space through Google Drive

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As we have said before, Google Drive is Google's cloud service. It has numerous storage plans depending on the needs of each of the users and the best of all is that switching between one and the other is really easy and can be done at any time.

However buy more storage space only for Google Drive no longer possible for a while. Quiet that we explain ourselves below.

We have previously referred to that GB are shared between Google Drive, Gmail and Google Photos or what is the same, what the Mountain View company calls Google One.

Google One was created to unify all the big G cloud services in one place. Best of all, if we were already subscribed to the Google Drive payment service, we will have become part of One with all the advantages that this entails.

How to buy space on Google One


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Once the previous point has been made, let's see how to buy space on Google One as it can be done in several different ways.

Let's first see how to do it through the Google One app itself:

  • We log into our Google account
  • We open the Google One application
  • Click on Storage
  • More plans
  • Select the plan we want

We can also from the own Google One website:

Finally, we can also purchase another storage plan from the Google Drive app itself, although as we have said before, this change will be applicable to all Google One services:

  • We start the Google Drive application
  • Click on Menu and then Settings
  • Acquire more storage

Now, when purchasing a storage plan you must have several things clear:

Google One

Google One is the service that unifies Google's cloud services.

  • We can change the storage plan whenever we want and pay monthly or annually
  • Subscriptions to Google One do not expire, they renew automatically unless we change the settings
  • Changes can take up to 24 hours to take effect

Google One is one of the best cloud services today. Not only does it allow us to have all our documents, files and videos in a safe place, but also all our photos thanks to the great Google Photos application.

Finally, you have to know that each and every one of the payment methods includes the same advantages, and the only difference is in the price and the amount of storage available

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