What are the differences between Jumpshare and RapidShare?

Let us understand the concepts of Jumpshare and Rapidshare before learning the differences between them.


Jumpshare was developed by Jumpshare Inc in the year 2012. It is a visual communication platform. By Using Jumpshare we can share our work and ideas instantly using shareable links. It combines the features like file sharing, screenshot capture, and video recording all in a single platform. It is available in MacOS, iOS, and Microsoft windows.

Jumpshare offers free accounts with limited storage, and paid subscriptions with expanded storage and sharing options.


The features of Jumpshare are as follows −

  • Share the work visually in seconds.

  • Delivering the work at a speed of light.

  • Screenshot capture

  • Guide the customers by personalized videos

  • Instant sharing.

  • Record meetings

  • GIF recorder

  • Voice recorder

  • Drag and drop feature

  • Easy organization.


The advantages of Jumpshare are as follows −

  • Great file-sharing features

  • Screen capture & recording

  • Easy desktop installation & setup

  • 1TB storage in Plus


The disadvantages of Jumpshare are as follows −

  • No file sync

  • No Android app (in development)

  • No private encryption

  • Bandwidth usage control is not there

  • Desktop folder is not offered

  • Two way authentication is not offered.


RapidShare is an online file hosting service started in the year 2002 by Christian Schmid and dissolved in the year 2015.


The features of RapidShare are as follows −

  • It is an online file storage service that helps to upload multiple files and generate a private download links

  • With the help of the link we can share the content to anyone

  • Uploading files to Rapidshare is easy just select the file and click the “Upload” button

  • We can also use the Flash-based upload manager that allows us to upload up to three files at a time.

  • The size limit for RapidShare files is 500 MB, but we can split up larger archives if necessary.

  • The free account has some limitations like files can only be downloaded 10 times and the RapidShare links are erased after 60 days of inactivity.

  • The RapidShare Premium account is much faster.

  • The sign up for RapidShare is free and helps us to manage files in an organized way.


The advantages of RapidShare are as follows −

  • Easy to use

  • It is fast and efficient file storage.

  • It has a Flash uploader.

The disadvantage is that there are certain limitations in free accounts


The major differences between Jumpshare and RapidShare are as follows −

Jumpshare was owned by Jumpshare Inc in the year 2012.
RapidShare was launched in the year 2001 by Christian Schmid.
It offers 2 GB of free storage when we sign up.
RapidShare offers limited storage for free.
Jumpshare offers 1 TB maximum storage space for paid.
RapidShare offers limited storage space for paid accounts.
In Jumpshare the files can be downloaded multiple times.
For free accounts the RapidShare is offering that files can be downloaded only 10 times.
Jumpshare provides file hosting and cloud storage service.
RapidShare provides file hosting service and online backup service.
Jumpshare is still in use.
RapidShare service was suspended in 2015.
It is available in MacOS, iOS, and Microsoft windows.
RapidShare supports all operating systems.
Jumpshare allows a maximum file size of 250 MB for free and unlimited for paid.
RapidShare allow maximum size per file is 500 MB
Jumpshare links are not expired after the inactivity of some days.
If RapidShare is inactive till 60 days then the link will expire.
Jumpshare provides a bandwidth limit of 5 GB for free and 200 GB for paid per month.
RapidShare band-width is limited based on paid plans.
In Jumpshare for initial versions there is no need to sign up but later we have to sign up.
RapidShare Sign Up is mandatory for the first time visit.