About iCloud

iCloud provides a secure, online platform for document and data storage that can be accessed at any time, from any device. You can use iCloud to access rich media such as TV shows, songs, photos, apps, books, and movies from all your mobile devices. You can also use the iCloud to get access to important word documents and presentations, which can be shared across applications and among devices.

iCloud also records your browsing activity in Safari, memorizing your open tabs and sharing them across your Apple devices. The app will also sync your bookmarks from Firefox, Google Chrome and Internet Explorer among your Apple devices.

You can also use iCloud to store all calendar, contacts and email data. This data will be automatically updated whenever you make a change, such as creating a new calendar event or deleting an email.

Furthermore, the iCloud app can be used to store important personal data such as passwords and credit card pin codes. The device locator and remote wiping options ensure that your data is kept safe within the iCloud app.

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Key benefits of iCloud

  • Content storage: Store and share a range of content including songs, TV shows, apps, books, photos, and more.

  • Find My iPhone: iCloud can locate lost and stolen iPhones to specific locations. You can also choose to remotely erase data from your phone, as well as display custom messages on missing devices.

  • iCloud Keychain: iCloud keychain keeps all you important, private data such as passwords, account names and credit card numbers in one secure location. The Password Generator can be used to suggest secure passwords for all your online accounts.

  • Mail, Calendar and Contacts: iCloud stores and syncs all your calendar, contacts and email activity and data across devices. Updated contacts, new calendar events and incoming emails will all be updated in real-time.

  • Backup and Restore: iCloud will automatically back-up all your content across all your devices on a daily basis once you are connected to Wi-Fi.

  • Storage: The iCloud platform provides 5GB of free storage. More storage can be purchased when you upgrade.

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    Anne J
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    • Industry: Information Technology & Services
    • Company size: 10 000+ Employees
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    • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

    Have all your files backed up

    Reviewed on 2022/01/28

    In my job I have to save many files, images and notes, with iCloud I can have access to all my...

    In my job I have to save many files, images and notes, with iCloud I can have access to all my files that I keep on my iPhone and iMac and as I take up space I buy the plan that best suits my needs, and I can access these files From any device with my Apple ID, iCloud is accessible from anywhere and from any Apple device or web browser. In my experience, iCloud has the advantage that it syncs very well across all Apple devices. makes automatic backups so my documents are always up to date.

    Pros

    I like iCloud since this service gives me the opportunity to save and sync files such as images. photos, documents, videos, contacts, books, audiobooks, and the best of all is that they are in a safe place, the best thing about iCloud is that it syncs very well with all apple devices and has one of the best securities compared to other cloud storage services.

    Cons

    I don't like that they only give 5 GB of free cloud memory, since google drive give 3 times more cloud storage.

    Habibah
    Habibah
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    • Industry: Telecommunications
    • Company size: 1 001–5 000 Employees
    • Used Daily for 2+ years
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    • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

    iCloud review from my perspective

    Reviewed on 2021/05/20

    I enjoy several features of the iCloud service, including the simplicity with which backups can be...

    I enjoy several features of the iCloud service, including the simplicity with which backups can be performed, as well as the speed with which they can be performed directly on the iPhone. I dislike the five GB of space they provide the user with; it should be more. I use iCloud to save the most valuable videos and photos possible for backup purposes and backup WhatsApp.

    Pros

    The most valuable feature of I Cloud is how you can store your data for business or personal use in a secure location without having to worry about it. In recent years, as data and required documents and images increased, it became difficult to maintain storage, and you were forced to bring several devices. With I Cloud, you no longer needed to.

    Cons

    A reliable and effective method of storing documents and files for Apple product users, where your files and data are protected, is a proper backup solution. It's has an excellent user interface; I've been using it effectively for two years without encountering a single problem. The only thing that needs to be revised is the pricing structure, as it varies by country and by length.

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    • Company size: 2–10 Employees
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    iCloud is a waste of money

    Reviewed on 2022/11/15

    Using iCloud for basic back up storage is about the only thing I would recommend iCloud for....

    Using iCloud for basic back up storage is about the only thing I would recommend iCloud for. Otherwise I feel that the features are very limited and hard to use. I still have no idea how to access my full iCloud data much less how to get my employees to be able to find an access it. I also find that when trying to find and view data in my iCloud that it has been deleted without my knowledge. I do not trust iCloud and I do not feel my data is safe or that it is an investment that is time efficient for my company. I do not recommend iCloud, use a different software.

    Pros

    I like how easy it is to set it up and start backing up my data. I also like how easy it is to change my plan as needed.

    Cons

    I really don’t like how I feel I have no access to my iCloud data. I know it’s there, but I have no idea how to find and access it easily and quickly, much less have my employees access it. I also feel that my data is not as safe as on other platforms. I feel that things are subject to being deleted without my knowledge. The pricing is also very expensive for the limited features I receive compared to other products.

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    Reasons for Switching to iCloud

    I thought that it would be easy to use.
    Tevin
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    • Company size: 11–50 Employees
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    • Likelihood to recommend 8.0 /10

    Among the top cloud storage options

    Reviewed on 2023/12/27

    For backing up and saving my stuff on the cloud, iCloud is quite helpful. It helps me free up phone...

    For backing up and saving my stuff on the cloud, iCloud is quite helpful. It helps me free up phone storage, and I now only keep on my phone the files and documents that I typically need for offline access.

    Pros

    It's really easy and efficient to use iCloud to save all of my documents, photos, videos, audio files, and contact information on the cloud. There is no restriction on the size of files that can be uploaded to the storage, regardless of their size. As long as I use the same Apple ID on both phones, switching between my old and new phones is seamless and I can retrieve my data.

    Cons

    Using this program to manage emails and files is a real pain. The search function displays results far too slowly, and frequently returns results that have nothing to do with the phrase I typed. In addition to being sluggish, the synchronized process requires some time to load on my other device.

    Jessica
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    • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

    iCloud stores it all for me

    Reviewed on 2024/02/21

    Pros

    That I can have easy access to my stored photos and videos any time T.

    Cons

    Having to pay for it monthly because I don’t have the latest iPhone

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    iCloud FAQs

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    iCloud offers the following pricing plans:

    • Starting from: US$0,01
    • Pricing model: Free Version
    • Free Trial: Not Available

    iCloud provides 5GB of free storage. Additional storage can be purchased directly from your device.

    iCloud has the following typical customers:

    Self Employed, 2–10, 11–50, 51–200, 201–500

    iCloud supports the following languages:

    English

    iCloud supports the following devices:

    Android (Mobile), iPhone (Mobile), iPad (Mobile)

    We do not have any information about what integrations iCloud has

    iCloud offers the following support options:

    Email/Help Desk, FAQs/Forum, Phone Support

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