Cloud storage is technology’s answer to the demand for more data storage space. With the demand for easily-accessible data growing exponentially, there is a need for a cost-effective way of storing data. That’s where online data storage comes in.

The advantages and benefits of cloud data storage are quite obvious, and it is not hard to see why such services have immensely grown in popularity both for personal users and businesses. Today, Sony announces that all Sony Ericcson Xperia handset owners will get 50GB of free cloud storage on According to Sony Blog:

Until December 31st 2012, Xperia owners can get an exclusive offer of 50GB (yes 50, not 5) free storage in’s cloud. Store, retrieve and edit files from any device, with only one copy in the cloud. specializes in synchronizing their services across different devices. Brilliant, we think.
Simply log in to your account from any Sony Ericsson Xperia Android handset before December 31st 2012. That’s it. Once you have done that you have 50GB free cloud storage on your account for life.

Follow these steps to get your 50GB of cloud storage:

1: Visit the Android Market and download the Box app for your Xperia phones.
2: Log in to your account or register for a new one directly from the app.
Start sharing and collaborating in the cloud.

Source: Xperia Forums via PhoneArena via Sony Ericcson