Box.Net Promotion: Free 50 GB Online Cloud Storage for Android Phone & Tablet – We all know about DropBox for free online file storage, backup, and sharing. But there are also many other companies out there offering the same service for free, and one of the most popular and well functioning ones is Box.net. Box is a great online backup, online storage and file sharing service which provides simple, secure sharing from anywhere – letting you easily store files online, send big files fast, access content anywhere, anytime, on any device, and collaborate with others.
Normally, Box.net provides users with 5 GB free storage space. But here is some good news if you own a Android device. Now through Friday, March 23, 2012, Box.net is giving away 50 GB of storage in the cloud completely free, forever to anyone who uses a Box Personal account on Android phone and Android Tablet.
Box for Android gives you 50 GB FREE to:
- Access, create and view content on your Android phone or tablet
- Upload multiple images, videos and files from the SD card
- Save files to your SD card for offline access
- Easily share files and folders with links
- Invite colleagues to shared folders and leave comments on files for them (note that you’ll need to grant permission for the app to access your contacts – BOX only use this permission to quickly retrieve email addresses when you want to invite collaborators, and we do NOT store any contact information on Box’s servers)
- Find content fast with built-in search
- Save files you edit or create in other Android apps to your Box account
- Add a widget to your home screen to see updates on files by colleagues
Check out the below video introducing Box for Android:
Android phone and Android Tablet users just need to download Box for Android app on your Android device and log in / sign in to get your upgrade to 50GB of storage for life automatically. Download Box for Android phone and Android Tablet from Android Market. Note that this promotion offer is valid only till March 23, 2012.
Updated [August 5, 2013]: Current promotions offered by Box.