Yandex.Disk is a Russian based cloud service developed by Yandex that enables the users to store files on the “cloud” servers and then share them online with others. The technology of service syncs the data between various devices. Yandex.Disk was introduced in the English language in June 2012. Yandex Disk is known as “Russian Google” as well. Any file that is uploaded to Yandex.Disk gets stored in the cloud which enables the users to access them from any device supported with the internet. This benefits the most because the user can get the hold of the file even if it is accidentally deleted from the computer or any other device
Yandex.Disk is designed to provide a good experience to users along with reasonable and decent premium plans. Yandex operates the biggest search engine in Russia and has around 60% market shares in the country. As it is a Russian based cloud storage service, therefore, an additional advantage os associated with the program that is US government and its agencies can’t access the files stored in Yandex.Disk. The speed of download is excellent in European countries but may vary in other parts of the globe.
The users with a ready account on Yandex can instantly begin storing and working on its cloud service otherwise it takes only a few minutes to sign up for a new account. The user interface is quite decent and very instrumental that is, users can search through their folders as if they are browsing their computer folders. Users can also click on the folder of either “Albums” or “All Photos” which will instantly display all the pictures on one platform. It is also reported as a very responsive cloud storage service as a very handy tool is implemented in the program where users can check every change that has occurred on the cloud under the tab of “History”.
Users can opt from the three given choices of viewing the storage and all three options are different from each other in their natures. The navigating method is also very easy once the user is familiarized with the functions and operation method of the system. Users can also modify their Office documents on the cloud directly because Word, PowerPoint, and Excel are incorporated in the Yandex.Disk.
Yandex.Disk allows the users to store their pictures, documents, and videos in the cloud and access them from any place where or any device where the cloud can be opened. It also enables its users to keep their important files secure and empowers them to share them effortlessly with online acquaintances, colleagues, and friends.
Users can configure the Yandex.Disk to upload their pictures automatically from their other device whenever they have the facility of Internet connection. Same can be done from the digital camera whenever the users connect it to their computers. Yandex.Disk also enables the users to edit the photos on it and then organize them into separate albums with titles and cover pages. Users can then share them even in their social networks as well. All in all, users can create, open and edit documents and files on Yandex.Disk directly in their browser. It supports text-based documents, spreadsheets, images, videos, and presentations.
- Easy navigation.
- Three different options to view the cloud.
- Office Online.
- Decent plans for a price.
- Online-only files.
- Excellent user experience.
- Accessible from any place and any device.
- Ensure security of the important documents.
- Compatible with office files and enables users to start working on them where they left it before at any place and on any device.
- Share the computer files with friends and colleagues from any device.
- Wirelessly transfer the files from a device to a computer.
- Swap the large files without the help of USB.
- Create shared folders so the users can collaborate with friends and colleagues.
- Easy and instant signup.
- US government and agencies cannot access the stored files due to Yandex’s Russian origin.