02 March 2017
Google has updated the Gmail app for iOS which brings a host of features and bumps up the version number to 5.0.7. The update is available for all iOS devices which are compatible with Gmail app which is basically any device running iOS 8 or higher.
To start things with, Gmail for iOS now allows users to choose their preferred browser for opening links in emails. The desired browser can be selected and changed anytime from app settings. Another good addition is the ability to select multiple emails at once which will surely improve productivity. All a user needs to do is to tap on the icon next to the emails he wants to select and that's it.
Other than these two, Google has added following functionalities to Gmail for iOS:
- Edit quoted content when replying to a message
- Copy/paste rich content when writing a message
- Mark as read/unread: select the message and tap the ‘open/closed envelope’ icon in the top toolbar
The updated version is currently available in the App Store for anyone to download.
- Gmail | iOS | iTunes App Store, Free