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 ServicesYesYesYesYes
App Catalog (SharePoint)YesYesYesYes
App Deployment: Cloud-Hosted AppsYesYesYesYes
App Deployment: SharePoint-Hosted AppsYesYesYesYes
App Management ServicesYesYesYesYes
BCS: Alerts for External ListsNoNoNoYes
BCS: App Scoped External Content Types (ECTs)NoNoNoYes
BCS: Business Data WebpartsNoNoNoYes
BCS: External ListNoNoNoYes
BCS: OData connectorNoNoNoYes
BCS: Profile PagesNoNoNoNo
BCS: Rich Client IntegrationNoNoNoNo
BCS: Secure Store ServiceNoNoNoYes
BCS: Tenant-level external data logNoNoNoYes
Browser-based customizationsYesYesYesYes
Client Object Model (OM)YesYesYesYes
Client-side rendering (CSR)YesYesYesYes
Custom Site DefinitionsNoNoNoNo
Custom Site ProvisioningNoNoNoNo
Developer SiteNoNoYesYes
Forms Based ApplicationsNoNoYesYes
Full-Trust SolutionsNoNoNoNo
InfoPath Forms ServicesNoNoNoYes
JavaScript Object ModelYesYesYesYes
List and Library APIsYesYesYesYes
Remote Event ReceiverNoNoYesYes
REST APIYesYesYesYes
Sandboxed SolutionsYesYesYesYes
SharePoint Design ManagerNoNoYesYes
SharePoint DesignerNoNoYesYes
SharePoint Store 2YesYesYesYes
Workflow 2010 (.NET 3.5)NoNoYesYes
Workflow 2010 (out of the box)NoNoYesYes
Workflow 2013NoNoYesYes
Workload API: ECM APIsNoNoYesYes
Workload API: Search APIsNoNoYesYes
Workload API: Social APIsNoNoYesYes

IT Professional features

OneDrive for Business Plan 1

OneDrive for Business Plan 2

SharePoint Online Plan 1

SharePoint Online Plan 2

Active Directory SynchronizationYesYesYesYes
Alternate Access Mapping (AAM)NoNoNoNo
Analytics PlatformNoNoYesYes
Anti-malware protectionYesYesYesYes
Claims-Based Authentication SupportNoNoNoNo
Configuration WizardsNoNoNoNo
Customer Key for Office 365 4NoYesNoYes
Data loss preventionNoYesNoYes
Deferred Site Collection upgradeYesYesYesYes
Distributed CacheNoNoNoNo
Encryption at restYesYesYesYes
Host Header Site CollectionsNoNoNoNo
Improved Permissions ManagementYesYesYesYes
Improved Self-Service Site CreationNoNoNoNo
Managed AccountsNoNoNoNo
Minimal Download Strategy (MDS)YesYesYesYes
Mobile Device Management for Office 365YesYesYesYes
OAuthYesYesYesYes
Patch ManagementNoNoNoNo
Quota TemplatesNoNoNoNo
Read-Only Database SupportNoNoNoNo
Remote BLOB StorageNoNoNoNo
Request ManagementNoNoNoNo
Request throttlingNoNoNoNo
Resource throttlingNoNoNoNo
Service Application PlatformNoNoYesYes
SharePoint Health AnalyzerNoNoNoNo
SharePoint admin centerYesYesYesYes
Shredded StorageYesYesYesYes
Site Collection Compliance PoliciesYesYesYesYes
Site Collection Health ChecksYesYesYesYes
State ServiceNoNoNoNo
Streamlined Central AdministrationNoNoNoNo
System Status NotificationsNoNoNoNo
Unattached Content Database RecoveryNoNoNoNo
Upgrade evaluation site collectionsNoNoYesYes
Usage Reporting and LoggingNoNoNoNo
Windows PowerShell SupportYesYesYesYes

Content features

OneDrive for Business Plan 1

OneDrive for Business Plan 2

SharePoint Online Plan 1

SharePoint Online Plan 2

Accessibility Standards SupportYesYesYesYes
Asset Library Enhancements/Video SupportYesYesYesYes
AuditingYesYesYesYes
Auditing & Reporting (e.g. doc edits, policy edits, deletes)YesYesYesYes
Content OrganizerNoNoYesYes
Design ManagerNoNoYesYes
Document SetsYesYesYesYes
Document Translation in Word OnlineYes3Yes3Yes3Yes3
eDiscovery SearchYesYesYesYes
eDiscovery HoldNoYesNoYes
eDiscovery ExportNoYesNoYes
Email enabled lists and librariesNoNoNoNo
External Sharing: External AccessYesYesYesYes
External Sharing: Guest LinkYesYesYesYes
Folder SyncYesYesYesYes
Hybrid AuditingYesYesYesYes
Hybrid Taxonomy and Content TypesYesYesYesYes
IRM using Azure Information ProtectionNo1No1No1No1
IRM using Windows Server AD RMSNoNoNoNo
Managed Metadata ServiceNoNoYesYes
Metadata-driven NavigationNoNoYesYes
Multi-stage DispositionYesYesYesYes
Office Online (create/edit)YesYesNoNo
Office Online (view)YesYesYesYes
Office Web Apps Server integrationNoNoNoNo
PowerPoint Automation ServicesNoNoNoNo
Preservation hold libraryNoYesNoYes
Quick EditYesYesYesYes
Records managementNoNoYesYes
Recycle Bin (SharePoint admin center)YesYesYesYes
Recycle Bin (site collection)YesYesYesYes
Related ItemsNoNoYesYes
Rich Media ManagementNoNoYesYes
Shared Content TypesYesYesYesYes
SharePoint Translation ServicesNoNoYesYes
Site mailboxNoNoYesYes
SurveysYesYesYesYes
Unique Document IDsYesYesYesYes
Video SearchNoNoNoYes
WCM: AnalyticsNoNoYesYes
WCM: CatalogNoNoNoYes
WCM: Category page and catalog item pageNoNoNoYes
WCM: Search web partsNoNoNoYes
WCM: Cross-Site publishingNoNoNoYes
WCM: Designer ToolsNoNoYesYes
WCM: Faceted navigationNoNoNoNo
WCM: Image RenditionsNoNoYesYes
WCM: Managed navigationNoNoYesYes
WCM: Mobile and Device RenderingNoNoYesYes
WCM: Multiple DomainsNoNoNoNo
WCM: RecommendationsNoNoYesYes
WCM: Search Engine Optimizations (SEO)NoNoYesYes
Word Automation ServicesNoNoNoNo

Insights features

OneDrive for Business Plan 1

OneDrive for Business Plan 2

SharePoint Online Plan 1

SharePoint Online Plan 2

Business Intelligence CenterNoNoNoYes
Calculated Measures and MembersNoNoNoYes
Data Connection LibraryNoNoNoYes
Decoupled PivotTables and PivotChartsNoNoNoYes
Excel ServicesNoNoNoYes
Field list and Field SupportNoNoNoYes
Filter EnhancementsNoNoNoYes
Filter SearchNoNoNoYes
PerformancePoint ServicesNoNoNoNo
PerformancePoint Services (PPS) Dashboard MigrationNoNoNoNo
Power View for Excel in SharePointNoNoNoYes
Power Pivot for Excel in SharePointNoNoNoYes
Quick ExploreNoNoNoYes
Scorecards & DashboardsNoNoNoNo
SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) Integrated ModeNoNoNoNo
Timeline SlicerNoNoNoYes
Visio Online 3YesYesYesYes
Visio Services 3NoNoNoNo

Search features

OneDrive for Business Plan 1

OneDrive for Business Plan 2

SharePoint Online Plan 1

SharePoint Online Plan 2

Advanced Content ProcessingNoNoNoNo
Continuous crawlsYesYesYesYes
Custom entity extractionNoNoNoNo
Deep linksYesYesYesYes
Event-based relevancyYesYesYesYes
Expertise SearchYesYesYesYes
Extensible content processingNoNoNoNo
Graphical refinersYesYesYesYes
Hybrid searchYesYesYesYes
Manage search schemaNoNoYesYes
On-premises search indexNoNoNoNo
Phonetic name matchingYesYesYesYes
Query rules—Add promoted resultsNoNoYesYes
Query rules—advanced actionsNoNoNoNo
Query spelling correctionNoNoYesYes
Query suggestionsNoNoYesYes
Query throttlingNoNoYesYes
Quick previewYesYesYesYes
Ranking modelsNoYesYes2Yes2
RefinersYesYesYesYes
RESTful Query API/Query OMYesYesYesYes
Result sourcesYesYesYesYes
Search connector frameworkNoNoNoNo
Search results sortingYesYesYesYes
Search vertical: “Conversations”YesYesYesYes
Search vertical: “People”YesYesYesYes
Search vertical: “Video”NoNoNoYes
“This List” searchesYesYesYesYes

Sites features

OneDrive for Business Plan 1

OneDrive for Business Plan 2

SharePoint Online Plan 1

SharePoint Online Plan 2

Change the lookNoNoYesYes
Connections to Microsoft Office ClientsYesYesYesYes
Cross Browser SupportYesYesYesYes
Custom Managed PathsNoNoNoNo
GovernanceYesYesYesYes
Hybrid App LauncherYesYesYesYes
Hybrid OneDrive for Business and sitesYesYesYesYes
Large List Scalability and ManagementYesYesYesYes
Mobile ConnectivityYesYesYesYes
Multi-Lingual User InterfaceYesYesYesYes
My TasksNoNoYesYes
OOTB Web PartsNoNoYesYes
Permissions ManagementYesYesYesYes
Project functionality for team sitesNoNoYesYes
Project site templateNoNoYesYes
Project Summary web partNoNoYesYes
Project workspaceNoNoYesYes
SharePoint ListsNoNoYesYes
SharePoint RibbonNoNoYesYes
Site foldersNoNoYesYes
Task listNoNoYesYes
Team Site: Drag & DropNoNoYesYes
Team Site: NotebookNoNoYesYes
Team Site: Simplified AccessNoNoYesYes
TemplatesNoNoYesYes
ThemesNoNoYesYes
Usage AnalyticsNoNoYesYes
VariationsNoNoYesYes
Work Management ServiceNoNoYesYes

Social features

OneDrive for Business Plan 1

OneDrive for Business Plan 2

SharePoint Online Plan 1

SharePoint Online Plan 2

Ask Me AboutYesYesYesYes
BlogsNoNoYesYes
Communities Reputation, Badging, and ModerationNoNoYesYes
CommunityNoNoYesYes
Company FeedNoNoYesYes
Document Conversations with YammerYesYesYesYes
FollowYesYesYesYes
MicrobloggingNoNoYesYes
NewsfeedNoNoYesYes
One Click SharingYesYesYesYes
People, Sites, Document RecommendationsNoNoYesYes
Personal SiteYesYesYesYes
Photos and PresenceYesYesYesYes
ProfileYesYesYesYes
RatingsYesYesYesYes
Shared with MeYesYesYesYes
Site FeedNoNoYesYes
OneDrive for BusinessYesYesYesYes
Tag profilesNoNoYesYes
Tasks integrated with OutlookYesYesYesYes
Trending TagsNoNoYesYes
WikisNoNoYesYes

Add-ons

OneDrive for Business Plan 1

OneDrive for Business Plan 2

SharePoint Online Plan 1

SharePoint Online Plan 2

Additional StorageNoNoNoNo
Azure Provisioned Apps: Access ServicesYesYesYesYes
Azure Provisioned Apps: Custom Code in Azure LWRYesYesYesYes

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.