What are the differences between SecureSafe and pCloud?

Let us understand the concepts of pCloud and SecureSafe before learning the differences between them.


It is a personal cloud space where we can store our files and folders. It has a userfriendly interface. The software is available for any devices and platforms like iOS and Android devices, MacOSX, Windows OS, and all Linux distributions.

By installing pCloud on our computer system the application creates a secure virtual drive that expands our local storage space.

Every change that we can make in our pCloud is seen immediately on our system, phone or tablet. All our devices are instantly synchronized and we have direct file access to any update that we do. The cloud storage solution offers web extensions for Google Chrome and Firefox.


The features of pCloud are as follows −

  • Lifetime Subscription

  • pCloud Crypto

  • Access on all devices

  • Share and collaborate

  • Unbreakable security

  • Collaboration Tools

  • Access Controls or Permissions

  • Document Management

  • Search or Filter

  • File Sharing

  • API

  • Document Storage

  • Drag & Drop

  • Unlimited Upload and Download Speed


The advantages of pCloud are as follows −

  • With PCloud’s rewind system we never lose a file ever again

  • Protects sensitive files

  • Convenient File Management

  • Easily stores the files from other online platforms.

  • User friendly mobile App

  • Easy access to the files

  • Easy to set up.


The disadvantages of pCloud are as follows −

  • Syncing can be a problem with pCloud

  • It takes a long time for Desktop synchronization.

  • It requires good internet connection.


SecureSafe was launched by DSwiss AG in the year 2009 and is one of the file hosting services and cloud storage. It also provides password safe, document storage and digital spaces for online collaboration. It is based on the basis of principles of security by design and privacy by design. It offers 100 MB storage space for free and for paid users, it offers 100 GB storage space.


The features of SecureSafe are as follows −

  • Password manager

  • File storage

  • 2-factor authentication

  • Data rooms

  • Data inheritance


The major differences between SecureSafe and pCloud are as follows −

It was launched by DSwiss AG in the year 2009pCloud was launched in the year 2013 by pCloud AG.
It offers 100 MB storage space for freepCloud offers 10 GB free storage space.
The maximum storage capacity of SecureSafe is 100 GB.pCloud offers 2 TB storage size.
SecureSafe offers file synchronization and a file hosting service.pCloud provides file sharing, cloud storage service and backup service
SecureSafe does not support file versioningpCloud supports file versioning
SecureSafe maximum file size is 2 GBpCloud maximum file size is unlimited.
The client-side encryption is supportedpCloud does not support client-side encryption.
The data inheritance is offered by SecureSafepCloud does not offer data inheritance.

Updated on: 21-Mar-2022


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