X

Outlook.com for Android receives welcome update (pictures)

Previously, it was dark and depressing. But now, the Outlook.com app for Android shows off a brighter interface that is definitely worth a look.

Jaymar_Cabebe.jpg
Jaymar_Cabebe.jpg

Jaymar Cabebe

See full bio
Screenshot_2013-04-19-11-36-30_1.png
1 of 5 Screenshot by Jaymar Cabebe/CNET

Brighter and better

Overall, the app has a brighter interface and better functionality. What more could you ask for?
Screenshot_2013-04-19-11-41-16.png
2 of 5 Screenshot by Jaymar Cabebe/CNET

Minimal screens

The new Outlook app shows off a lot of white space.
Screenshot_2013-04-19-11-42-50.png
3 of 5 Screenshot by Jaymar Cabebe/CNET

Sliding navigation panel

From the panel on the left, you can access your mail folders as well as other e-mail accounts you've connected to the app.
Screenshot_2013-04-19-11-08-38.png
4 of 5 Screenshot by Jaymar Cabebe/CNET

Push notifications

Outlook's Push notifications setting works well. You can also set the app to sync as infrequently as every hour.
Screenshot_2013-04-19-15-00-27.png
5 of 5 Screenshot by Jaymar Cabebe/CNET

Multiple accounts

The Outlook app lets you add multiple Microsoft accounts, be they Outlook.com, Hotmail, or otherwise.

More Galleries

Our Favorite Google Doodles Through the Years

More Galleries

Our Favorite Google Doodles Through the Years

49 Photos
2022's Best TV Shows You Can't Miss on Netflix, HBO, Disney Plus and More

More Galleries

2022's Best TV Shows You Can't Miss on Netflix, HBO, Disney Plus and More

95 Photos
Movies Coming in 2022 From Marvel, Netflix, DC and More

More Galleries

Movies Coming in 2022 From Marvel, Netflix, DC and More

83 Photos
The 42 Best Games on Nintendo Switch

More Galleries

The 42 Best Games on Nintendo Switch

43 Photos
Dodge Charger Daytona EV Concept Is the Strong, Silent Type

More Galleries

Dodge Charger Daytona EV Concept Is the Strong, Silent Type

30 Photos
Dodge Hornet Is a New Compact Crossover Focused on Affordable Performance

More Galleries

Dodge Hornet Is a New Compact Crossover Focused on Affordable Performance

21 Photos
2023 Hyundai Palisade Plays It Close to the Chest

More Galleries

2023 Hyundai Palisade Plays It Close to the Chest

45 Photos