What are the differences between Mega and Tresorit?

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Let us understand the concepts of Mega and Tresorit before learning the differences between them.


Mega is a cloud storage and file hosting service developed by MEGA Ltd in the year 2013. It was written by using the languages C++, java script, java and C. The Mega services offered by using web based apps.

It was the largest free cloud storage across the world with 20 GB storage allocation for free accounts. Mega supports Microsoft Windows, macOS, Linux, Android, iOS, Windows Phone, Browser extension operating systems. It provides Cloud storage, File hosting service and Remote backup service.


The features of Mega are as follows −

  • MEGA provides large cloud storage space.

  • Download files using links without sign up.

  • File management, even on mobile devices.

  • It was designed with user-controlled end-to-end encryption.

  • Backup your Recovery Key.

  • Two-Factor Authentication.

  • Share your files anytime, anywhere.

  • Easy communications with the team.

  • Keep Your Chat Private and Safe.

  • History Retention Control.

  • Photo, file and location sharing instantly.


The advantages of Mega are as follows −

  • Zero-knowledge encryption.

  • Encrypted sharing links.

  • Plenty of free storage.

  • Previews for media & documents.


The disadvantages of Mega are as follows −

  • High prices for paid plans.

  • Not good for collaboration.

  • Poor customer support.

  • User experience could be better.


It is an ultra-secure place in the cloud used to store, sync, and share files within your organization and with external partners.

It is a premium cloud storage service which has an end-to-end encrypted, zero-knowledge content collaboration platform that is designed to safeguard the digital valuables of individuals and organizations with the highest classification in the cloud.


The features of Tresorit are as follows −

  • Share files securely with anyone in an organization.

  • Access the work documents from anywhere, at any time, on any device.

  • Keep the stored files safe from unauthorized access and data breaches.

  • Large amounts of file storage.

  • Fine control of synchronization having deleted version recovery.

  • Administrative reports and analysis.

  • File Request feature.


The advantages of Tresorit are as follows −

  • It is an End-to-end encrypted.

  • There is Gmail and Outlook integration, and also it provides 3 GB storage for free and for paid 500 GB – 2,500 GB.

  • It has 24/7 support services.


The disadvantages of Tresorit are as follows −

  • The paid versions are more expensive.

  • It is little bit complicated to use.


Let us see the difference between Mega and Tresorit are as follows −

Mega is owned by Mega Limited in the year 2013
Tresorit was owned by Tresorit in 2014.
Mega is offering 15 GB free storage space
Tresorit offers 3 GB free storage space.
Mega has a maximum storage size of 16TB.
The maximum storage capacity is 1000GB.
The maximum file size in Mega is equal to cloud drive space.
The maximum file size which is available for free is 500MB and for file size bigger than that is paid.
Mega provides file hosting service, file synchronization service, and cloud storage service.
Tresorit provides file hosting, file sharing and cloud storage service.
Mega has client-side encryption.
Tresorit has client-side encryption.
Mega has a band-width limit of 10 GB for free and 96 TB for paid every month.
Tresorit has no band-width limit.
Mega is still in use.
Tresorit is also still in use.
Mega supports file versioning.
Tresorit supports file versioning for paid plans.
Mega supports developer API.
Tresorit does not support developer API.
Updated on 22-Mar-2022 07:48:52