Google prepares to collect money for G Suite starting July 1, is Gmail, Drive, Meet, Docs still free?

Google advises G Suite customers, formerly Google Apps subscriptions prior to December 6, 2012, that the free option was still available at that time. and has been enabled for free use until now But with the new policy, G Suite accounts will be automatically upgraded to Google Workspace on May 1. and must pay for one of the monthly packages by July 1, 2022

Google states that If you don’t choose to upgrade your package for a specific time, the old G Suite will no longer be able to use it. The cost of Google Workspace is now starting with the Business Starter plan at 185 baht per person per month. But if you are a new customer, there will be a promotion for a discount of 130 baht per person per month for 1 year.

The Business Starter, Business Standard and Business Plus packages are limited to a maximum of 300 users, while the Enterprise packages are limited to the number of users. Friends can view the benefits of each package with a fee at Google website

Regular users can still use the Google app for free.

for this announcement Only affects G Suite users, normal Google account users are not affected. You can continue to use any app as usual, including Gmail, Drive, Meet, Docs, etc., without any cost.

Source: Google