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Queue Storage pricing

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Queues provide a reliable messaging solution for your apps, and are generally used to store messages to be processed asynchronously. Queue messages can be up to 64 KB in size and can contain millions of messages.

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General Purpose v2 provides access to the latest Azure storage features, including Cool and Archive storage, with pricing optimised for the lowest GB storage prices. These accounts provide access to Block Blobs, Page Blobs, Files, and Queues.

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Operations and data transfer

Queue Class 1* operations (in 10,000) $- $- $- $- N/A N/A
Queue Class 2** operations (in 10,000) $- $- $- $- $- $-
Geo-replication data transfer (per GB) N/A N/A $- $- $- $-

* The following Queue operations are counted as Class 1: CreateQueue, ListQueues, PutMessage, SetQueueMetadata, UpdateMessage, ClearMessages, DeleteMessage, DeleteQueue, GetMessageWrite, GetMessagesWrite

** The following Queue operations are counted as Class 2: GetMessage, GetMessages, GetQueueMetadata, GetQueueServiceProperties, GetQueueAcl, PeekMessage, PeekMessages, GetMessageRead, GetMessagesRead

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