Free Quota

Last updated: 2019-07-30 09:37:38


Users of COS Standard service now receive a free storage quota perk. See below for details:

User Type Free Quota Validity Period
Personal User 50GB standard storage capacity 6 months
Enterprise User 1TB standard storage capacity 6 months


1.Tencent Cloud Object Storage fees include: Storage Fees, Request Fees, Data Retrieval Fees, Traffic Fees. Free quota only applies to cos standard storage, all other fees are still collected. For more information about COS Pricing, please refer to COS Pricing.
2.The cost is billed in the order of Free quota > Pay-as-you-go
The default billing mode is Pay-as-you-go. Users' free quota will be deducted first, then any exceeding usage will be billed on a Pay-as-you-go basis.

3.The free quota is issued in the form of a free storage pack. After a user subscribes to COS service, the free storage pack will automatically be issued to the user's account.

4.Validity of free quota is 6 months from the month (not the exact date) the user subscribes to COS service.

For example, if a user subscribes to COS service on 2019-02-10 17:13:14, then the validity of free quota is from 2019-02-01 00:00:00 to 2019-07-31 23:59:59.

5.If a user already receives a discount, the cost is calculated based on the discount price and the user would not be eligible for the free quota perk.

6.If the service is stopped due to arrears or prohibited operations, the user will not be able to receive the free quota perk. Only when the service is reopened can the user continue to receive this perk.