What happened now? Amazon is phasing out Drive, a cloud storage service that launched more than a decade ago. In an emailed statement to Amazon Drive customers, the e-commerce giant said it will end support for the service at the end of next year in order to focus its efforts on storing photos and videos through Amazon Photos.

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Drive appeared in 2011 as cloud drive, a service the company introduced as a hard drive in the cloud for storing music, pictures, videos, documents, and more. It debuted with 5GB of free space, and MP3s purchased from Amazon didn’t count towards the user’s quota.

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In 2015, Amazon launched unlimited storage level priced at $60/year and an unlimited photo-only package that sells for $12/year. The unlimited photo plan was for non-Prime members only; those with a paid Prime subscription already had access to unlimited image storage through Prime Photos.

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Amazon fallen unlimited plan in mid-2017 and replaced it with two paid tiers. The former provided 100GB of storage for $12/year, while the other provided 1TB for the same $60/year as the outgoing unlimited package. Currently, Prime members get unlimited full-resolution photo storage, 5GB of video space, and free shipping of prints as part of Prime.

Existing Amazon Drive users should keep in mind that there is still a lot of time to act. According to this Frequently asked QuestionsThe Amazon Drive app for Android and iOS will remain in their respective app stores until October 31, 2022. The service will continue to operate normally until January 31, 2023. During this time, Amazon will stop uploading new files, but customers will still be able to view existing files.

The official end date for Disk is December 31, 2023. After this date, customers will no longer have access to files stored in Drive.

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It’s also worth noting that Amazon Drive photos and videos are automatically saved to Amazon Photos. “After December 31, 2023, you can continue to use Amazon Photos to access your photos and videos,” the FAQ states.