Azure Storage Pricing

Reliable, economical cloud storage for both big and small data.

Azure has five types of storage – Blobs, Files, Disks, Tables and Queues. See how they work

Your total cost depends on how much you store, the volume and type of storage transactions and outbound data transfers, and which data redundancy option you choose. Here’s how they compare:

Locally Redundant Storage (LRS) Zone Redundant Storage (ZRS) Geographically Redundant Storage (GRS) Read-Access Geographically Redundant Storage (RA-GRS)
Makes multiple synchronous copies of your data within a single data centre Stores three copies of data across multiple data centres within or across regions. For Block Blobs only. Same as LRS, plus multiple asynchronous copies to a second data centre hundreds of miles away Same as GRS, plus read access to the secondary data centre

For more details on redundancy options and how they can be used for high availability, please refer to the Azure Storage replication page. Please note that not all redundancy types are available for all storage types.

Premium Unmanaged Disks & Page blobs

Premium Unmanaged Disks are high performance Solid State Drive (SSD) based Storage designed to support I/O intensive workloads with significantly high throughput and low latency. With Premium Unmanaged Disks, you can provision a persistent disk and configure its size and performance characteristics.

Standard Unmanaged Disks & Page blobs

In cases where consistent low latency and high throughput are not required, you may use Standard Disks as a more economical option. Standard Disks support all the features of Premium Disks.

The prices for Standard Disks are below. To see the prices for Managed Disks, please click here.

Storage Capacity LRS GRS RA-GRS
First 1 TB/month $0.05 per GB $0.095 per GB $0.12 per GB
Next 49 TB (1 to 50 TB)/month $0.05 per GB $0.08 per GB $0.1 per GB
Next 450 TB (50 to 500 TB)/month $0.05 per GB $0.07 per GB $0.09 per GB
Next 500 TB (500 to 1,000 TB)/month $0.05 per GB $0.065 per GB $0.08 per GB
Next 4,000 TB (1,000 to 5,000 TB)/month $0.045 per GB $0.06 per GB $0.075 per GB
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We charge $0.0036 per 100,000 transactions for Standard Disks and Page Blobs. Transactions include both read and write operations to storage.


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