How to backup your android phone data using Google Drive or Google One

Google One is essentially a payment service, which offers more storage to you across Google Drive, Gmail, and Google Photos. Apart from extra storage, you as well get special benefits. You are permitted to distribute your Google One account among up to 5 family members at zero charge. 

To become a member of Google One, you will have to purchase the basic subscription, which offers you a massive 100GB storage space for Rs 130 per month or Rs 1,300 on an annual basis. After paying this, you can not simply use the extra storage space, but also split with your family. The search giant says that subscribers also get contact to Google experts and other benefits.


If you don’t want to subscribe, you previously have 15GB of free storage taking into account you have a Google account. However, if you are an Android phone user, you know that filing up 15GB storage space doesn’t require time. You may before now be using Google Drive to backup your data, and if you don’t, then this next post is for you.

How to back up data with Google Drive?

Step 1: Just to System and head to Backup. The same option is also available in Settings > Google > Backup. You will also find the backup option in the Drive app.

Step 2: In the Backup section, turn on “Back up to Google Drive.” Here you will see your account name and how long it’s been since the last backup. If you think that your Android phone data hasn’t been backed up for a long time, you can tap on the “Back up now” button to manually start a backup.


When you back up photos or videos via Google Photos app, then note that they are not in the original resolution, but are rather compressed. If you want to store up your photos in their original resolution, you will have to make use of the Google One app. It is worth noting that if you have formerly backed up your data, subsequently you will be able to restore it from the app. You just require tapping on “Get back up,” located in the storage section.

 How to backup your Android phone using Google One?

Step 1: Install the Google One app and open it.

Step 2: Log in to your associated Google account and follow the information.

Step 3: Then tap on the “Back up now” button. The app shows you how much storage space you have used.


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Olamilekan Adebanji

Olamilekan Adebanji is a lover of tech and a content writer at wapmastazone

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