What are the differences between MediaFire and Tencent Weiyun?

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


MediaFire is a cloud storage service and file hosting service which became more popular as a platform for sharing large files. It was owned by MediaFire LLC in 2006. Actually, it has a reputation for having poor privacy which is difficult for it to overcome, and because of its limited capabilities it has been kept aside from the list of the best cloud storage services.

MediaFire is providing 10GB storage for free and up to 50 GB free with bonuses, we can store all our files, photos, audio and videos. It helps us to easily share large files through emails. It provides unlimited ad-supported downloads with no waiting times.


The features of MediaFire are as follows −

  • Instantly recover deleted files

  • Share and collaborate files

  • Easily share large files and folders

  • File sharing management

  • Cloud storage security

  • Cloud Administration.


The advantages of MediaFire are as follows −

  • 10GB free storage

  • Very large file size limit

  • More transfer speeds to and from MediaFire

  • Easy to use

  • Cost-effective consumption based-model

  • Very reliable and secure platform


The disadvantages of MediaFire are as follows −

  • No file encryption

  • Too many ads

  • Very few features

  • Terrible design

  • Poor customer support

  • Data consumption is more customizable

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


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

MediaFireTencent Weiyun
MediaFire was owned by MediaFire LLC in 2006.It was owned by Tencent Holding Limited in 2012.
MediaFire offers 10GB free storage space.It offers 10GB of free storage.
MediaFire provides file synchronization service and File hosting service.Tencent provides cloud storage service and file hosting service.
MediaFire maximum storage size is 100TB.The maximum storage capacity of Tencent is 2 TB.
MediaFire maximum file size is 20 GB.The maximum file size of Tencent is 1GB.
MediaFire provides limited storage space for paid.Tencent also provides limited storage space for paid.
MediaFire has a developer API.Tencent has no developer API.
MediaFire is used across the world.Tencent used only in China.
MediaFire supports file versioning.Tencent does not support file versioning.
Mediafire has band-width limit of 10 TB.Tencent has no band-width limit.