What are the differences between OneDrive and Tresorit?

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


OneDrive is a Microsoft cloud service which connects all your files. It helps us to store and protect our files, share them with others and we can access them from anywhere. It is a file hosting service available in 107 languages.

It was launched in 2007 by Microsoft as a web version of office. It offers 5GB of storage space for free and a paid version offers a space of 100 GB, 1 TB, and 6 TB available either separately or with Office 365 subscriptions.


The features of OneDrive are as follows −

  • Larger sized documents can be shared.

  • It has access control and permission management features.

  • It is a cost effective software and also reliable with content management.

  • Syncing your data files to your OneDrive app.

  • Resolved syncing issue.

  • Sharing files with others.


The advantages of OneDrive are as follows −

  • One drive is an affordable service.

  • It provides a large amount of storage for very less.

  • Access with mobile and desktop which makes it very convenient.

  • Remote Access and File sharing concept.


The disadvantages of OneDrive are as follows −

  • Its integrations into other operating systems.

  • Uploading a file with a larger size takes time.

  • Document management is slightly difficult.

  • Syncing issues can occur.

  • User interface could be improved.

  • OneDrive email app can focus more on spam filtering.


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.


The major differences between OneDrive and Tresorit are as follows −

OneDrive was launched by Microsoft in the year 2007.
Tresorit was owned by Tresorit in 2014.
OneDrive offers 5 GB free storage space.
Tresorit offers 3 GB free storage space.
OneDrive provides 5 TB maximum storage space for the paid version.
The maximum storage capacity is 1000GB.
OneDrive provides a maximum file size of 100 GB.
The maximum file size which is available for free is 500MB and for file size bigger than that is paid.
One Drive provides file hosting service and cloud storage service.
Tresorit provides file hosting, file sharing and cloud storage service.
One Drive supports file versioning for office purposes only.
Tresorit supports file versioning for paid versions.
OneDrive supports remote uploading.
Tresorit does not support remote uploading.
OneDrive supports developer API.
Tresorit does not support developer API
OneDrive provides referral system up to 5GB
Tresorit has no referral system for free storage space.
Updated on 22-Mar-2022 07:31:50