What are the differences between Box and Tencent Weiyun?

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

Tencent Weiyun

Weiyun is the cloud storage service from Tencent which is providing a massive 10 TB of free cloud storage for its new customers. It was owned by Tencent Holdings Limited in 2012. It was mostly used by China. It can be available in Chinese and English language.

Tencent Cloud is one of the secure, reliable and high-performance cloud compute services provided by Tencent. It is the largest Internet company in China, and Asia. It is providing services to so many people through its products like QQ and WeChat.


The features of Tencent Weiyun are as follows −

  • Easy to Deploy

  • Low Cost

  • High reliability

  • We create a unique QR code for any file or folder that we want to share.

  • Weiyun automatically updates any files that you modify.

  • The pictures can easily be viewable across the browser, mobile, and desktop clients.


The advantages of Tencent Weiyun are as follows −

  • Superior network availability

  • Optimal customer support

  • Keen regulatory insight

  • An expansive ecosystem

  • Innovative cloud security


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 −

  • The advantages of Box are as follows

  • 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


The major differences between BOX and Tencent Weiyun are as follows −

BOXTencent Weiyun
Box was launched in the year 2005 by Box Incorporation.It was owned by Tencent Holding Limited in 2012.
Box offers 10 GB free storage space.It offers 10GB of free storage.
Box provides file hosting service, file synchronization service and cloud storage service.Tencent provides cloud storage service and file hosting service.
Box maximum file size is 250 MB for free and 5 GB for paid.The maximum file size of Tencent is 1GB
Box provides a maximum storage size of 100 GB for personal and unlimited for business accounts.The maximum storage capacity of Tencent is 2 TB.
Box supports file versioning.Tencent does not support file versioning.
Box has a band-width limit.Tencent has no band-width limit
Box supports remote uploading.Tencent does not support remote uploading.
Box is used world-wide.Tencent is used only in China.
Box has Developer API.Tencent does not have a Developer API.