As you know, cloud storage services allow users to make backup copies of files in case their originals are lost and provide unlimited storage for a flat monthly fee (they are free for a limited storage. Here we are going to introduce the most popular Android applications which are used as data storage agent in Cloud Space. Note that these services provide a reasonable amount of free storage.

Google Drive

Google Drive is undoubtedly one of the best applications of data storage in cloud space. This app is designed simply like Google’s usual style. On the first page there are 5 main areas. In My Drive section, any other files users have access to can be found using search. Shared with me lets you view the files and folders that collaborators have shared with you. Starred heading in the navigation bar of Google Drive presents files starred by the user. Recent, includes files which have been placed recently in cloud services and Offline is for files which have been saved by user on the system. This app can support variety of file formats (such as: documents, videos, photos, compressed and …). Furthermore, Google Drive runs different formats of Office files easily. You can also print your photos or documents by choosing the option Cloud Print. Download Google Drive from Google Play to have access to 15GB of storage for free and all synced with your Google account.

Drop box

Drop box is an old cloud storage service that particular versions of it, is designed for different operating systems. In Android version of this program, we can access any files with different formats. All of the folders in drop box account are visible on the first page. By clicking on the triangle in the right-hand side, we can edit folders for example we can change the name and location or share it. In this program, you can also change the setting to save all your photos goes directly on your D ropbox space. Setting up password for entering this program is one of the applicable features of it, which promotes user account privacy setting and security. Editing documents is another feature of this program. Download Dropbox from Google Play to get your free storage depending on your device. (Samsung Galaxy S4 users are getting 50GB of storage for free)

Sugar Sync

Have all of your data at your fingertips anytime, anywhere, right on your Android phone or tablet. This program supports wide range of formats, such as music files, documents and photos. Modifying documents has been taken under consideration in this program. From a Functional Point of View, this program is regarded as one of the best cloud storage software. Of course, note that this service is not free and provide 5GB of free storage for you. You can also set this cloud storage service as a backup to your Samsung device in the All Share Play app. Download Sugar Sync from Google Play.



Box is one of the other applicable software which has attracted many Android users attention to itself. This program supports variety of files with different formats. File sharing among different user accounts and other services is one of the main features of this program. Like other previous applications, this program is capable of editing files. We can promote security level of saved data in the program through setting up a password. Download Box from Google Play.


If you want to know more about Cloud computing, See: Android Cloud Computing and Storage