Samsung has introduced its plans to terminate some of its mobile cloud services for Galaxy units, which can be changed by new integrations with Microsoft’s OneDrive cloud storage service (through Neowin). The deprecated Samsung Cloud services embody Gallery Sync, Drive, and Premium storage subscription, and all these services will disappear on June 30, 2021. Nevertheless, different Samsung Cloud options comparable to syncing Contacts, Calendar, and Notes will proceed to be supported.
To assist Samsung Cloud clients get ready for the sunsetting of the aforementioned services, the corporate will permit them emigrate their current Gallery Sync and Drive information to OneDrive, although not all nations, service suppliers, and Galaxy fashions will assist this OneDrive integration. Nevertheless, clients can even have the choice to download their Samsung Cloud information to their private storage till June 30, 2021. The primary section of termination will start on October 5, 2020, and we invite you to test the official FAQ for extra particulars.
Microsoft has an ongoing partnership with Samsung on mobile units, which matches effectively past a handy OneDrive integration. Premium Samsung Galaxy smartphones have been having fun with higher synergies with Home windows 10 PCs because of unique “Link to Windows” options, and earlier this month, Samsung additionally revealed that its new Galaxy Observe20 would additionally better integrate with Microsoft 365 apps comparable to OneNote, Outlook Duties, and Microsoft To Do, and Microsoft Groups.
It’s nonetheless vital for Samsung to have its personal apps and cloud services and to not rely upon companions an excessive amount of, although Google and Microsoft clearly stay significantly better at cloud services than the Korean firm. Again in July, we additionally discovered in a report from Bloomberg that Samsung might be in negotiations with Google to present the latter extra prominence for its services on Galaxy telephones.