Functional difference between the free version and the paid version of Zoom

Free plan Paid plan
Basic Pro Business


Minimum number of contract users None None Business: 10-49

Education: 20 or more

Over 50 users
Group meeting (3 people)

Possible time

Up to 40 minutes Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
Number of participants that can be hosted

Add-on options

Up to 100 people

No add-ons

Up to 100 people

Up to 1,000 add-ons

Up to 300 people

Up to 1,000 add-ons

Up to 500 people

Up to 1,000 add-ons


Save locally

Save in the cloud 1
(MP4 / M4A)


Cloud capacity
2 * 3
None Number of licenses x 1GB Business:
Number of licenses x 1GB Education:
Number of licenses x 0.5GB
Purchase additional recording storage capacity × Can be purchased additionally Can be purchased additionally
Screen sharing
Annotation function
Remote control
Remote function
Virtual background
(disguise background)
Webinar function × Options can be added Options can be added Webinar 500
standard features
Zoom Rooms × Options can be added Options can be added Options can be added
H.323 / SIP × Options can be added Options can be added Options can be added
or call
me function
× Options can be added Options can be added Options can be added
SSO function
single sign-on
× ×
User management 4 ×
Administrator function
control 5
dashboard 6
× ×
Vanity URL 7 × ×
Managed domain 8 × ×
Company branding 9 × ×
Custom email 10 × ×
Skype for Business (Lync)
Interoperability 11
LTI integration 12 × ×
Cloud recording
transcript ( transcription
× ×



Note: Note:

  1.  If you record in the cloud, you can download and stream the file from your browser.
    Available formats are MP4 (video) format, M4A (audio) format, TXT (chat).

  2. An email alert will be sent to the account owner when cloud usage reaches 80% of the registered storage capacity.
  3. It is possible to save even if the capacity limit is exceeded. However, you will not be able to access it unless you delete or purchase additional capacity.
    Please contact us for additional recording storage capacity.
  4. Account owners and administrators can manage users such as adding, removing, assigning, and add-on features to each user.
  5. Account owners and admins can take advantage of administrative features such as enabling/disabling records, encrypting, chatting and turning notifications on and off.
  6. The dashboard allows account administrators to view overall usage and data during live meetings.
  7. You can create your own customized URL (company
  8. You can automatically add users to your account using your company or university email address domain.
  9. You can add your Companys’s brand (logo) to your own customized page.
  10. You can create a branded email template to send invitations to attendees.
  11. Lync 2010/2013 users and Skype for Business users can start Zoom meetings from the Lync contact list.
  12. You can easily schedule a meeting that includes course activities and invite the appropriate students from the learning management system (Moodle, Canvas, Desire2Learn, Blackboard).
  13. Auto-generated cloud scripts included in business plans and above


  • [Administrator] Dashboard
  • [Administrator] SSO (single sign-on) settings
  • Zoom Branding
  • How many months can a trial license be used?
  • Try using LTI
  • Procedures for starting/continuing the service
  • Please tell me how to find out the account number.
  • Comparison of Zoom Meeting and Zoom Webinar
  • What is the difference between Zoom Meeting and Zoom Rooms?
  • How many months can a trial license be used?

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