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    Compare G Suite editions

    If you have a G Suite account, sign in now to see your current features and upgrade options.

    See below to compare:

    Basic services and features

    Some editions might not have every feature of a basic service. For example, all editions include Gmail, but S/MIME encryption in email messages is only available in G Suite Enterprise.

    See all the tables below for exact differences.

      G Suite Enterprise G Suite Business G Suite Basic
    Messaging: Gmail, Calendar, Contacts
    Storage and collaboration: Drive, Docs, Hangouts
    Web forums and shared inboxes: Groups for Business
    Domain-wide mail and document search, email retention: Vault ✘*
    Other Google services: Blogger, YouTube, and more
    Unified search and assist for content in various G Suite services: Cloud Search

    * Google Vault is available with G Suite Basic as a paid add-on.

    Usage and support

      G Suite Enterprise G Suite Business G Suite Basic
    Maximum number of users Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
    Email, document, photo storage per user Unlimited * Unlimited * 30 GB
    99.9% uptime guarantee
    24/7 phone support
    Priority email support
    Video conferencing

    * Accounts with 4 or fewer users get 1 TB per user.

    Security and business controls

      G Suite Enterprise G Suite Business G Suite Basic
    Password monitoring and strength control
    2-step verification
    Single Sign On (SSO)
    Enforced SSL connections
    User-managed security keys
    Domain-wide admin managed security keys
       
    Mobile device management *
    Mobile audit **
    Advanced Drive auditing and reports
    Advanced Drive administrator controls
    Drive data loss prevention ***
    Gmail data loss prevention (see note below)
    Gmail log search in BigQuery
    Gmail integration with third-party archiving tools
    Security key management
    S/MIME encryption for email
    Maximum number auto provisioning applications  **** Unlimited Unlimited 3
       

    * Some mobile device management features (such as device owner) aren't available in G Suite for Education but can be purchased.

    ** Mobile audit is not available in G Suite for Education.

    *** As of Jan 31, 2017, Gmail data loss prevention (DLP) is available only with G Suite Enterprise. Customers who are licensed with G Suite Business on Mar 31, 2017 can continue to use Gmail DLP until Jan 31, 2020, provided they continuously renew their G Suite Business license during that time period.​

    **** If you have more than 3 automated user provisioning applications and want to downgrade to G Suite Basic, you must first remove automated user provisioning from all but 3 applications.

    Your company brand

      G Suite Enterprise G Suite Business G Suite Basic
    Your custom email address
    (you@yourcompany.com)
    Your www address in Google Sites (www.yourcompany.com)
    Ad-free experience
    Addresses at multiple domains
    (you@company2.com)

    Contacts, lists, and groups

      G Suite Enterprise G Suite Business G Suite Basic
    Mailing lists (admin controlled)
    Mailing lists (user controlled)
    Global directory (internal contacts)
    Global directory (external contacts)
    Forums and collaborative inboxes

    Access options

      G Suite Enterprise G Suite Business G Suite Basic
    Supported browsers
    Mobile phones and tablets
    Offline mail and Docs editors
    IMAP and POP mail support
    Microsoft® Outlook®support

    Migration services

      G Suite Enterprise G Suite Business G Suite Basic
    Migration tools and services
    Mail, contacts and calendar migration from Exchange®, IBM® Notes®, and other webmail hosts
    Email import from webmail host
    Multi-user import from Exchange
    Multi-user import from IBM Notes

    Enterprise sync options

      G Suite Enterprise G Suite Business G Suite Basic
    Sync user data with your LDAP server
    Use Exchange Calendar with G Suite
     
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