Microsoft has gifts for you. The Redmond giant is giving away Windows Phone users as much as 20 GB of extra storage space on SkyDrive for a period of one year.

The Windows Phone and SkyDrive teams are sending a welcome email, showing appreciation for being a Windows Phone user.

It will increase the 7 GB of free SkyDrive storage to 27GB.

Here’s the expert of the message:


To show our appreciation of Windows Phone customers, we are giving you an extra 20 GB of free SkyDrive storage for one year. This is in addition to the 7 GB of free SkyDrive storage that all customers currently have.

SkyDrive is built into your Windows Phone. It’s personal online storage that you can access – along with the photos and files you save there – at from any Internet-enabled device, and through the SkyDrive mobile app.

Enjoy your additional 20 GB of free SkyDrive storage.

From the Windows Phone and SkyDrive teams

To avail this bonus, you must have a SkyDrive account. You can redeem this offer until January 31 of the New Year by clicking the respective given link in the email, and it will extend the default storage for exactly one year from now and then.


SkyDrive has now become an important asset for Microsoft — especially with the changes introduced in Windows 8.1. In addition, the company is also giving 200 GB of space for two extra years to those who purchase the Surface 2 or Surface Pro 2.

A further addition to encourage as many people to use the Microsoft services. Skype team has also brought up with 12 months of free video calling offer. In order to get this, just head to and as soon as you submit a valid email address, you will get a voucher code that can be redeemed at