idrive- review.. (what factors to think through to compare to others)

in the review link,2817,2413556,00.asp
i drive seems to offer the most yet the cheapest.. do you see any downside to it that is not obvious in this comparison?

thanks for any input on evaluating between providers. (the need is for home usage to backup PC, laptop and 2 smartphone data and sync to online daily ).
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btanExec ConsultantCommented:
Also need to review your main use case if only for back up only as such services can be expanded to be file hosting and file synchronisation services too. Encryption on hosted platform is impt to safeguard your data from preying eyes as well as upholing your privacy. For iDrive, it is also strong in data protection e.g. using 256AES encryption, allows an optional user-defined key not stored on any iDrive server and can have up to 30 old versions of files are kept forever (until explicitly removed) that can serve to recover to old version as alt backup .

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