Differences Between OneDrive P1/P2 and
Sharepoint Online P1/P2

 

Use the following table to compare feature availability across the OneDrive for Business standalone option and SharePoint Online.

Developer features

OneDrive for Business Plan 1

OneDrive for Business Plan 2

SharePoint Online Plan 1

SharePoint Online Plan 2

Access Services Yes Yes Yes Yes
App Catalog (SharePoint) Yes Yes Yes Yes
App Deployment: Cloud-Hosted Apps Yes Yes Yes Yes
App Deployment: SharePoint-Hosted Apps Yes Yes Yes Yes
App Management Services Yes Yes Yes Yes
BCS: Alerts for External Lists No No No Yes
BCS: App Scoped External Content Types (ECTs) No No No Yes
BCS: Business Data Webparts No No No Yes
BCS: External List No No No Yes
BCS: OData connector No No No Yes
BCS: Profile Pages No No No No
BCS: Rich Client Integration No No No No
BCS: Secure Store Service No No No Yes
BCS: Tenant-level external data log No No No Yes
Browser-based customizations Yes Yes Yes Yes
Client Object Model (OM) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Client-side rendering (CSR) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Custom Site Definitions No No No No
Custom Site Provisioning No No No No
Developer Site No No Yes Yes
Forms Based Applications No No Yes Yes
Full-Trust Solutions No No No No
InfoPath Forms Services No No No Yes
JavaScript Object Model Yes Yes Yes Yes
List and Library APIs Yes Yes Yes Yes
Remote Event Receiver No No Yes Yes
REST API Yes Yes Yes Yes
Sandboxed Solutions Yes Yes Yes Yes
SharePoint Design Manager No No Yes Yes
SharePoint Designer No No Yes Yes
SharePoint Store 2 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Workflow 2010 (.NET 3.5) No No Yes Yes
Workflow 2010 (out of the box) No No Yes Yes
Workflow 2013 No No Yes Yes
Workload API: ECM APIs No No Yes Yes
Workload API: Search APIs No No Yes Yes
Workload API: Social APIs No No Yes Yes

IT Professional features

OneDrive for Business Plan 1

OneDrive for Business Plan 2

SharePoint Online Plan 1

SharePoint Online Plan 2

Active Directory Synchronization Yes Yes Yes Yes
Alternate Access Mapping (AAM) No No No No
Analytics Platform No No Yes Yes
Anti-malware protection Yes Yes Yes Yes
Claims-Based Authentication Support No No No No
Configuration Wizards No No No No
Customer Key for Office 365 4 No Yes No Yes
Data loss prevention No Yes No Yes
Deferred Site Collection upgrade Yes Yes Yes Yes
Distributed Cache No No No No
Encryption at rest Yes Yes Yes Yes
Host Header Site Collections No No No No
Improved Permissions Management Yes Yes Yes Yes
Improved Self-Service Site Creation No No No No
Managed Accounts No No No No
Minimal Download Strategy (MDS) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Mobile Device Management for Office 365 Yes Yes Yes Yes
OAuth Yes Yes Yes Yes
Patch Management No No No No
Quota Templates No No No No
Read-Only Database Support No No No No
Remote BLOB Storage No No No No
Request Management No No No No
Request throttling No No No No
Resource throttling No No No No
Service Application Platform No No Yes Yes
SharePoint Health Analyzer No No No No
SharePoint admin center Yes Yes Yes Yes
Shredded Storage Yes Yes Yes Yes
Site Collection Compliance Policies Yes Yes Yes Yes
Site Collection Health Checks Yes Yes Yes Yes
State Service No No No No
Streamlined Central Administration No No No No
System Status Notifications No No No No
Unattached Content Database Recovery No No No No
Upgrade evaluation site collections No No Yes Yes
Usage Reporting and Logging No No No No
Windows PowerShell Support Yes Yes Yes Yes

Content features

OneDrive for Business Plan 1

OneDrive for Business Plan 2

SharePoint Online Plan 1

SharePoint Online Plan 2

Accessibility Standards Support Yes Yes Yes Yes
Asset Library Enhancements/Video Support Yes Yes Yes Yes
Auditing Yes Yes Yes Yes
Auditing & Reporting (e.g. doc edits, policy edits, deletes) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Content Organizer No No Yes Yes
Design Manager No No Yes Yes
Document Sets Yes Yes Yes Yes
Document Translation in Word Online Yes3 Yes3 Yes3 Yes3
eDiscovery Search Yes Yes Yes Yes
eDiscovery Hold No Yes No Yes
eDiscovery Export No Yes No Yes
Email enabled lists and libraries No No No No
External Sharing: External Access Yes Yes Yes Yes
External Sharing: Guest Link Yes Yes Yes Yes
Folder Sync Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hybrid Auditing Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hybrid Taxonomy and Content Types Yes Yes Yes Yes
IRM using Azure Information Protection No1 No1 No1 No1
IRM using Windows Server AD RMS No No No No
Managed Metadata Service No No Yes Yes
Metadata-driven Navigation No No Yes Yes
Multi-stage Disposition Yes Yes Yes Yes
Office Online (create/edit) Yes Yes No No
Office Online (view) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Office Web Apps Server integration No No No No
PowerPoint Automation Services No No No No
Preservation hold library No Yes No Yes
Quick Edit Yes Yes Yes Yes
Records management No No Yes Yes
Recycle Bin (SharePoint admin center) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Recycle Bin (site collection) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Related Items No No Yes Yes
Rich Media Management No No Yes Yes
Shared Content Types Yes Yes Yes Yes
SharePoint Translation Services No No Yes Yes
Site mailbox No No Yes Yes
Surveys Yes Yes Yes Yes
Unique Document IDs Yes Yes Yes Yes
Video Search No No No Yes
WCM: Analytics No No Yes Yes
WCM: Catalog No No No Yes
WCM: Category page and catalog item page No No No Yes
WCM: Search web parts No No No Yes
WCM: Cross-Site publishing No No No Yes
WCM: Designer Tools No No Yes Yes
WCM: Faceted navigation No No No No
WCM: Image Renditions No No Yes Yes
WCM: Managed navigation No No Yes Yes
WCM: Mobile and Device Rendering No No Yes Yes
WCM: Multiple Domains No No No No
WCM: Recommendations No No Yes Yes
WCM: Search Engine Optimizations (SEO) No No Yes Yes
Word Automation Services No No No No

Insights features

OneDrive for Business Plan 1

OneDrive for Business Plan 2

SharePoint Online Plan 1

SharePoint Online Plan 2

Business Intelligence Center No No No Yes
Calculated Measures and Members No No No Yes
Data Connection Library No No No Yes
Decoupled PivotTables and PivotCharts No No No Yes
Excel Services No No No Yes
Field list and Field Support No No No Yes
Filter Enhancements No No No Yes
Filter Search No No No Yes
PerformancePoint Services No No No No
PerformancePoint Services (PPS) Dashboard Migration No No No No
Power View for Excel in SharePoint No No No Yes
Power Pivot for Excel in SharePoint No No No Yes
Quick Explore No No No Yes
Scorecards & Dashboards No No No No
SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) Integrated Mode No No No No
Timeline Slicer No No No Yes
Visio Online 3 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Visio Services 3 No No No No

Search features

OneDrive for Business Plan 1

OneDrive for Business Plan 2

SharePoint Online Plan 1

SharePoint Online Plan 2

Advanced Content Processing No No No No
Continuous crawls Yes Yes Yes Yes
Custom entity extraction No No No No
Deep links Yes Yes Yes Yes
Event-based relevancy Yes Yes Yes Yes
Expertise Search Yes Yes Yes Yes
Extensible content processing No No No No
Graphical refiners Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hybrid search Yes Yes Yes Yes
Manage search schema No No Yes Yes
On-premises search index No No No No
Phonetic name matching Yes Yes Yes Yes
Query rules—Add promoted results No No Yes Yes
Query rules—advanced actions No No No No
Query spelling correction No No Yes Yes
Query suggestions No No Yes Yes
Query throttling No No Yes Yes
Quick preview Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ranking models No Yes Yes2 Yes2
Refiners Yes Yes Yes Yes
RESTful Query API/Query OM Yes Yes Yes Yes
Result sources Yes Yes Yes Yes
Search connector framework No No No No
Search results sorting Yes Yes Yes Yes
Search vertical: “Conversations” Yes Yes Yes Yes
Search vertical: “People” Yes Yes Yes Yes
Search vertical: “Video” No No No Yes
“This List” searches Yes Yes Yes Yes

Sites features

OneDrive for Business Plan 1

OneDrive for Business Plan 2

SharePoint Online Plan 1

SharePoint Online Plan 2

Change the look No No Yes Yes
Connections to Microsoft Office Clients Yes Yes Yes Yes
Cross Browser Support Yes Yes Yes Yes
Custom Managed Paths No No No No
Governance Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hybrid App Launcher Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hybrid OneDrive for Business and sites Yes Yes Yes Yes
Large List Scalability and Management Yes Yes Yes Yes
Mobile Connectivity Yes Yes Yes Yes
Multi-Lingual User Interface Yes Yes Yes Yes
My Tasks No No Yes Yes
OOTB Web Parts No No Yes Yes
Permissions Management Yes Yes Yes Yes
Project functionality for team sites No No Yes Yes
Project site template No No Yes Yes
Project Summary web part No No Yes Yes
Project workspace No No Yes Yes
SharePoint Lists No No Yes Yes
SharePoint Ribbon No No Yes Yes
Site folders No No Yes Yes
Task list No No Yes Yes
Team Site: Drag & Drop No No Yes Yes
Team Site: Notebook No No Yes Yes
Team Site: Simplified Access No No Yes Yes
Templates No No Yes Yes
Themes No No Yes Yes
Usage Analytics No No Yes Yes
Variations No No Yes Yes
Work Management Service No No Yes Yes

Social features

OneDrive for Business Plan 1

OneDrive for Business Plan 2

SharePoint Online Plan 1

SharePoint Online Plan 2

Ask Me About Yes Yes Yes Yes
Blogs No No Yes Yes
Communities Reputation, Badging, and Moderation No No Yes Yes
Community No No Yes Yes
Company Feed No No Yes Yes
Document Conversations with Yammer Yes Yes Yes Yes
Follow Yes Yes Yes Yes
Microblogging No No Yes Yes
Newsfeed No No Yes Yes
One Click Sharing Yes Yes Yes Yes
People, Sites, Document Recommendations No No Yes Yes
Personal Site Yes Yes Yes Yes
Photos and Presence Yes Yes Yes Yes
Profile Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ratings Yes Yes Yes Yes
Shared with Me Yes Yes Yes Yes
Site Feed No No Yes Yes
OneDrive for Business Yes Yes Yes Yes
Tag profiles No No Yes Yes
Tasks integrated with Outlook Yes Yes Yes Yes
Trending Tags No No Yes Yes
Wikis No No Yes Yes

Add-ons

OneDrive for Business Plan 1

OneDrive for Business Plan 2

SharePoint Online Plan 1

SharePoint Online Plan 2

Additional Storage No No No No
Azure Provisioned Apps: Access Services Yes Yes Yes Yes
Azure Provisioned Apps: Custom Code in Azure LWR Yes Yes Yes Yes

NoteNote:
To access OneDrive for Business reporting features, you must also have at least one active Exchange license, such as Exchange Online Plan 1 or Exchange Online Plan 2.