The Gmail for Android app has reached a big 1 billion download milestone on Google Play last week, the primary app to have done so.
To be specific on the other hand, the 1 billion downloads determine displayed on Google Play for the Android app of Gmail, some of the widely-used email services and products, is in fact a tally of whole distinctive bills or installs, and now not the overall number of units or customers that downloaded the app.
It has been moreover cited that the 1 billion distinctive bills embody inactive or reproduction money owed. In 2012, it was cited that Gmail had 425 million energetic monthly customers, which by using now will need to have elevated dramatically with the ever-growing recognition of Android, stories Android Police. As per appbrain site, Gmail reached the half of-means mark (500,000,000+ downloads) back in June 2013.
Gmail will have a good time its 2-year anniversary of changing into the most extensively-used electronic mail provider subsequent month, and may take the chance to roll-out the much-anticipated radical design as viewed in previous rumors and leaks.
On Monday, we saw a glimpse of what may quickly arrive in the new UI design of Gmail within the kind of some leaked screenshots. One has a look at the screenshots and it becomes evident that the search-engine giant is attempting to unify the design philosophy of Gmail on mobile and web. If the leaked screenshots signifies the design route Google is trying to take, it seems to be aiming to make the design much less cluttered.
Within the remodel, Google appears to be concentrating on scaling to more than a few reveal sizes and resolutions without shedding performance. We see that the sidebar is now replaced by a slide-in pane. The compose button is now moved to the bottom proper corner, and it now has a brand new characteristic down there: reminders. A brand new pin system replaces starred emails and can be utilized to pin essential emails to the highest. In addition, commute, Purchases, and Finance tabs are actually to be had together with the already current Social, Promotional, Updates, and board’s tabs. The redecorate now appears similar to Google Now on Android.