Over the past year, Microsoft has been making huge improvements to its cloud storage service SkyDrive, now according to new screenshots leaked on the web revealing, a “SkyDrive client for Windows or Mac, and some paid storage options.”
Gemind.com.br, who has posted a set of SkyDrive screenshots: One of the images includes a banner which shows support for desktop clients for both Mac and PC. Users have been calling for desktop clients for SkyDrive since it was first introduced, similar to what is offered by competitor Dropbox.
The second image reveals “Managed Storage”, pricing options for upgradable storage, the pricing is very competitive, offering almost half the price of what Dropbox offers at the same amount of storage. The prices, seem quite competitive, as Dropbox pricing is more than double what these screenshots show SkyDrive offers (of course SkyDrive offers 25gb of free storage, too, while Dropbox only offers 2gb).
Here’s the “Managed Storage” page: