SOS Online Backup Review For Home Users – Is SOS Worth The Extra Money?

 SOS Online Backup Review For Home Users – Is SOS Worth The Extra Money?

 

We accept that SOS is a quality brand from our background in IT, so one component of our SOS Online Backup review for home users was to try to answer the  Gruissan question of whether it is worth the extra money you have to pay for it.

On a side by side comparison with most other online backup services, you will find that for the space offered, this is going to be the more expensive option. But when it comes to cloud backup and storage we often find significant differences that, to the right person, can justify a higher cost.

SOS has been around for some time and started out by marketing their backup service through local technology expert partners for re-branding to business clients. That has been so long ago that it was called online backup, before the term “cloud” became so popular – even if misleading.

For home users, and in part due to the exponential expansion of the internet and its usage, the company has tailored a “cloud backup” package more toward this market and its needs, while maintaing a very strong business presence and separate tailored package for that market.

The Basics Of SOS Online Backup For Home Users

* 5 device package, including PCs, Macs, iPhone, and Android phones and tablets. Various package sizes starting at 100GB, but since this is a high service company, they can actually tailor a package to your needs if you contact them. 64 bit operating systems are covered.

* Unlike most of the highly advertised online backup services, SOS home edition has no limits on file size, does backup both external hard drives and network devices. These features are usually not found on lower price offerings, with the notable exception of our highest recommended service reviewed at our website.

* Files can be shared, securely, but only to an email address or a

 

 

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