Back up photos & videos
About support and sync
Support and sync is a storage service that automatically saves your photos and videos to your Google Account. These photos and videos will exist accessible from any device where you are logged into your account.
Never lose a retention:
Whatever photos you take from a device with fill-in enabled will be saved to your Google Account.
Any edits you brand or photos you take will be accessible across any device that you sign in to. If you edit and save a photo on your phone, the photo will look the same on Google Photos.
Fast and powerful search:
You can search your photos by the people (when yous’ve enabled face grouping), places, and things in them. No tagging is required.
Bring photos to life with automatically created movies, collages, animations, and panoramas.
Before you lot get started
What you need to back up photos & videos
- Good internet connexion.
File sizes that can be backed upward. Your files won’t exist backed upwards if they are:
- Photos larger than 200 MB or 150 MP
- Videos larger than 10 GB.
- Items smaller than 256 x 256.
File types that tin can exist backed upwards.
- Photos: .jpg, .heic, .png, .webp, .gif, and some RAW files.
- Live photos can be backed upwards if you use the Google Photos app on your iPhone or iPad.
- Videos: .mpg, .modern, .mmv, .tod, .wmv, .asf, .avi, .divx, .mov, .m4v, .3gp, .3g2, .mp4, .m2t, .m2ts, .mts, and .mkv files.
If y’all try to dorsum upward a file type non listed here, it may non piece of work with Google Photos.
Your Google Account storage is shared beyond multiple products like Google Photos, Google Drive, and Gmail. If you have used all of your storage, you won’t be able to support new files.
Types of RAW files you can dorsum up
EOS-1D 10 Mark Iii, EOS-1D X Mark Ii, EOS-1D X, EOS-1Ds Mark III, EOS-1Ds Marking II, EOS-1D Mark Four, EOS-1D Mark III, EOS-1D Marking Two, EOS-1D C, EOS-1D Marker 2 North, EOS 5D Marking IV, EOS 5D Mark III, EOS 5D Mark 2, EOS 5D, EOS 5Ds, EOS 5Ds R, EOS R5, EOS 6D Marker II, EOS 6D, EOS R6, EOS R, EOS Ra, EOS RP, EOS 7D Mark II, EOS 7D, EOS 90D, EOS 80D, EOS 70D, EOS 60D, EOS 60Da, EOS 50D, EOS 40D, EOS 30D, EOS 20D, EOS 20Da, EOS 9000D (EOS 77D), EOS 8000D (EOS REBEL T6S/EOS 760D), EOS Kiss X10i (EOS REBEL T8i/EOS 850D), EOS Osculation X9i (EOS Insubordinate T7i/EOS 800D), EOS Kiss X8i (EOS REBEL T6i/EOS 750D), EOS Buss X7i (EOS REBEL T5i/EOS 700D), EOS Osculation X6i (EOS REBEL T4i/EOS 650D), EOS Kiss X10 (EOS REBEL SL3/EOS 250D/EOS 200D II), EOS Kiss X9 (EOS REBEL SL2/EOS 200D), EOS Kiss X7 (EOS Insubordinate SL1/EOS 100D), EOS Osculation X5 (EOS Rebel T3i/EOS 600D), EOS Osculation X4 (EOS REBEL T2i/EOS 550D), EOS Kiss X3 (EOS Rebel T1i/EOS 500D), EOS Kiss X2 (EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSi/EOS 450D), EOS Kiss X90 (EOS REBEL T7/EOS 2000D/EOS 1500D), EOS Osculation X80 (EOS Rebel T6/EOS 1300D), EOS Kiss X70 (EOS Insubordinate T5/EOS 1200D), EOS Kiss X50 (EOS Insubordinate T3/EOS 1100D), EOS Buss F (EOS DIGITAL REBEL XS/EOS 1000D), EOS Kiss Digital X (EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi/EOS 400D DIGITAL), EOS Osculation Digital N (EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT/EOS 350D DIGITAL), EOS Kiss M (EOS M50), EOS M6 Mark 2, EOS M6, EOS M5, EOS M3, EOS M2, EOS Chiliad, EOS M10, EOS M200, EOS M100, PowerShot G9 10 Marking Two, PowerShot G9 X, PowerShot G7 X Mark Three, PowerShot G7 X Marking II, PowerShot G7 10, PowerShot G5 X Mark II, PowerShot G5 X, PowerShot G3 Ten, PowerShot G1 X Mark III, PowerShot G1 X Mark II, PowerShot G1 X, PowerShot G16, PowerShot G15, PowerShot G12, PowerShot G11, PowerShot G10, PowerShot S120, PowerShot S110, PowerShot S100, PowerShot S95, PowerShot S90, PowerShot SX70 HS, PowerShot SX60 HS, PowerShot SX50 HS, PowerShot SX1 IS
1AW1, 1J1, 1J2, 1J3, 1J4, 1S1, 1S2, 1V1, 1V2, 1V3, D3, D3X, D4, D4S, D40, D40X, D50, D60, D70, D70s, D80, D90, D200, D300, D300s, D600, D610, D700, D750, D800, D800E, D810, D3000, D3100, D3200, D3300, D5000, D5100, D5200, D5300, D5500, D7000, D7100, D7200, Df
Coolpix: A, P7800
Eastward-M1, E-M5, E-M10, E-P1, East-P2, E-P3, E-P5, East-PL3, Due east-PL5, Due east-PL7, OM-D Eastward-M5 Mark Ii
CM1, FZ300, G70, GF1, GF3, GF5, GF7, GH3, GH4, GM1, GM5, GX1, GX8, LX5, LX7, LX100
A7, A7R, A7S, A7 Mark Two, A55, A58, A65, A77, A77 Mark II, A99, A700, A3000, A5000, A5100, A6000, QX1, NEX-5, NEX-5N, NEX-5R, NEX-6, NEX-7, NEX-C3, NEX-F3, RX1, RX1R, RX10, RX10 Mark Two, RX100, RX100 Marker Ii, RX100 Mark III, RX100 Marking IV
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Turn back up & sync on or off
Alter your fill-in settings
- Choose the Google Account to back upward photos and videos: Under “Backup business relationship,” tap the account proper noun.
- Change your upload size: Tap
Upload size. Learn more than about upload sizes.
- Back upwardly on mobile data: If yous don’t want to wait for Wi-Fi to back up your photos, under “When to back upward,” tap
Use cellular information to back up photos
Utilize cellular data to support videos. Charges from your service provider may apply if you upload using your mobile network.
Check if backup is consummate
- On your iPhone or iPad, open the Google Photos app
- Sign in to your Google Account.
- In the meridian correct, tap your Google Account profile picture.
- You tin view if backup is complete or if you take items in wait to back up. Learn how to fix backup issues.
Check a photo’due south backup status & upload size
- On your iPhone or iPad, open the Google Photos app
- Select a photo or video.
- Select More
- Coil to “Details.”
- If the photo is backed upwards, the backup status and size displays beneath Backed up
Costs to back up
Every bit of June 1, 2021, any new photos or videos you back up in Storage saver quality (previously named High quality) or Express quality volition count toward your Google Account storage. Photos and videos backed upwards in Original quality will keep to count toward your Google Account storage. Acquire more than about photo and video backup options.
Each Google Business relationship comes with 15 GB of storage.
Check your Google Business relationship storage.
Any photos or videos y’all’ve backed up in High quality or Limited quality before June i, 2021 won’t count toward your Google Account storage.
- Download photos or videos to your device
- Terminate syncing Google Drive files with Fill-in and Sync
- How your Google storage works
- Choose the upload size of photos and videos
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