What are the differences between Box and MiMedia?

Let us understand the concepts of Box and MiMedia before learning the differences between them.


Box is the Secure Content Cloud, easy-to-use platform that is built for the entire content lifecycle, from starting of file creation and sharing, to co-editing, signature, classification, and retention. We can work securely from anywhere.

It was launched in the year 2005 by Box Inc. This company is mainly focus on cloud content management and file sharing service for businesses. It can be supported in windows, macOS, and several mobile platforms


The features of Box are as follows −

  • It is a secure collaboration on any device

  • Box is trusted all leading organizations in the world

  • Frictionless security

  • Seamless collaboration

  • Simplified workflow


The advantages of Box are as follows −

  • Unlimited storage

  • Easy synchronization

  • Share documents

  • Easy to install and set up

  • Cost effective

  • Frequent updates


The disadvantages of Box are as follows −

  • An easier "offline" mode

  • Have to manage the similar files across folders

  • There is no free option for Box

  • Technical Support team's response is very slow


MiMedia is a new approach for online backup and storage services developed in 2010. It is an innovative way to securely store, protect, accessibility and share our digital data over the cloud.

It also provides online backup, on demand access to all stored files instantly. We can also watch our favourite videos, stream your music, view photo galleries and much more with any computer or mobile device.


The features of MiMedia are as follows −

  • MiMedia shares files and folders,

  • It can schedule backup

  • We can access anytime and from anywhere

  • Edit office document online

  • Remote Access

  • Desktop synchronous

  • File protection

  • Drag and drop support


The advantages of MiMedia are as follows −

  • Interface usability

  • Customer service

  • Large free storage capacity

  • Encryption options

  • Organization features


The disadvantages of MiMedia are as follows −

  • User interface is unfriendly

  • There is no sync folder

  • Advanced sharing options are not there

  • No versioning system

  • Trash bin is not available.

  • There is no client-side encryption

The operating system support includes Windows, iPhone, iPad. With regards to security, rest file encryption, SSL secure data transfer, Encrypted storage, 256-bit Encryption is included.


The major differences between MiMedia and Box are as follows −

It was launched by MiMedia LLC in 2010.Box was launched in the year 2005 by Box Incorporation.
It offer 10 GB storage space for free.Box offers 10 GB free storage space.
The maximum file size in MiMedia is 5GB.The Maximum file size of BOX is 250 MB for free and 5GB for paid version.
MiMedia does not support file versioning.Box supports file versioning only for premium accounts.
MiMedia is cloud storage and provides backup service.Box provides file hosting service, file synchronization service and cloud storage service.
MiMedia provides limited storage space.Box has a maximum 100 GB storage space for personal accounts and unlimited for business.
The Maximum storage capacity in MiMedia is 2TB.Box has a band-width limit of 10 GB free per month and 2 TB for paid.
MiMedia does not support client side encryption.Box does not provide client-side encryption.

Updated on: 21-Mar-2022


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