What are the differences between Baidu Cloud and pCloud?

Let us understand the concepts of Baidu Cloud and pCloud before learning the differences between them.

Baidu Cloud

Baidu is China's largest and most widely used search engine, just like Google in the U.S. It was launched in the year 2012 by Baidu Incorporation. It offers file management, resources sharing, cloud storage service, client software and third party integration.


The features of Baidu Cloud are as follows −

  • Needs Assessment
  • Resource Allocation
  • Stayed within Budget
  • Statement of Work
  • Best Practices
  • Technical Expertise


The advantages of Baidu Cloud are as follows −

  • Search is user friendly.
  • Monetization
  • Expansion
  • It offers many services.
  • Baidu has its own browser
  • It uses Google playbook.


The disadvantages of Baidu Cloud are as follows −

  • Competition is intense.
  • Valuation
  • Pricing.
  • It does not protect software updates.
  • The data of the user is transmitted


It is a personal cloud space where we can store our files and folders. It has a user-friendly interface. The software is available for any devices and platforms like iOS and Android devices, MacOSX, Windows OS, and all Linux distributions.

By installing pCloud on our computer system the application creates a secure virtual drive that expands our local storage space.

Every change that we can make in our pCloud is seen immediately on our system, phone or tablet. All our devices are instantly synchronized and we have direct file access to any update that we do. The cloud storage solution offers web extensions for Google Chrome and Firefox.


The features of pCloud are as follows −

  • Lifetime Subscription
  • pCloud Crypto
  • Access on all devices
  • Share and collaborate
  • Unbreakable security
  • Collaboration Tools
  • Access Controls or Permissions
  • Document Management
  • Search or Filter
  • File Sharing
  • API
  • Document Storage
  • Drag & Drop
  • Unlimited Upload and Download Speed


The advantages of pCloud are as follows −

  • With PCloud’s rewind system we never lose a file ever again
  • Protects sensitive files
  • Convenient File Management
  • Easily stores the files from other online platforms.
  • User friendly mobile App
  • Easy access to the files
  • Easy to set up.


The disadvantages of pCloud are as follows −

  • Syncing can be a problem with pCloud
  • It is taking a long time for Desktop synchronization.
  • It requires good internet connection.


The major differences between pCloud and Baidu Cloud are as follows −

pCloudBaidu Cloud
pCloud was launched in the year 2013 by pCloud AG.Baidu Cloud was launched in the year 2012 by Baidu Incorporation.
pCloud offers 10 GB free storage space.Baidu Cloud offers free storage space of 6 GB.
pCloud offers 2 TB storage size.Baidu Cloud offers a maximum storage size of 2TB.
pCloud maximum file size is unlimited.Baidu Cloud maximum file size is 4 GB for free and 20GB for paid.
pCloud supports file versioning.Baidu Cloud does not support file versioning.
pCloud does not have a band-width limit.Baidu Cloud has an unstable band-width limit.
pCloud is used in world wideBaidu Cloud used in China.
pCloud is providing file sharing, cloud storage service and backup service.Baidu provides file hosting and cloud storage service.
pCloud provides client side encryption.Baidu does not support client side encryption.