Skydrive for Android app arrives Officially, finally. This app has been one of the most awaited apps when it comes to the cloud storage. After Box, Dropbox and Google Drive, this is the most used app for storing all your data on cloud. Prior to this, Android users were using Skydrive via the browser method but you don’t have to bother or access the Skydrive via the same as now you have got an app for the same. So, in this article let’s check out on what are the things which are enticing along with the details about the functionalities of this app.
Just like Skydrive apps for other platforms like for Windows Phones and for Apple’s Ios devices, this app too provides seamless access for Android devices and when it comes to the user interface, it’s no less than the most simplest of the lot with not so tedious options. Though this is the first version of the app, there are few issues which we encountered when it came to using this as there were many force close issues when we tried on our Galaxy Nexus device which is on the latest jellybean 4.1.1 firmware version. Below mentioned screen captures will further enlighten the features and will give you a detailed outlook about the user interface of all new app called “Skydrive for Android”. For your convenience, we have also summed up a detailed list of features which this app comes along with.
Features of Skydrive for Android App:
• Access all of your SkyDrive content including files shared with you.
• View recently used documents.
• Choose multiple photos or videos to upload from your phone.
• Share your files and photos – send a link in email or in another app.
• Open your SkyDrive files in other Android apps.
• Manage your files – delete, or create new folders.
For all those who doesn’t know on what exactly the Skydrive is, then Skydrive is nothing but a cloud storage platform where you can save all your documents, photos and all other data up to a maximum of 7GB for FREE which can be accessed just from anywhere, all you need to access the files from Skydrive is internet connectivity and the Hotmail account. This space of 7GB can be extended to a maximum of 100Gb upon opting subscription plan. Do let us know if you need any assistance as we will try to address the same in the comments section below.