MetroMail

MetroMail
Free
1726 reviews
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Publisher

apoelin

Download size

4 MB

Last updated

11/24/2014

Version

3.4.1.0

Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8

App requires

  • contacts
  • phone identity
  • music library
  • photos library
  • media playback
  • microphone
  • data services
  • speech
  • web browser component
  • internet connection
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
  • push notification service
  • movement and directional sensor
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MetroMail is the first third-party email client for Windows Phone. It improves user experience by significantly expanding the functionality offered by the native email client. It also brings a first-class experience for Gmail users, which includes all major Gmail-specific functionality, and instant notifications.

NOTE: The free ad-supported version allows full functionality for a single email account. For adding additional accounts, removing ads, and supporting future development, purchasing the full version is required. An unrestricted free 30 day trial is also offered.

Why use MetroMail as an Outlook/IMAP user?
- Swipe actions for managing emails
- Attach files from either your device or your OneDrive account
- Ability for editing replies (plain-text only)
- Individual tile colors for each account
- Individual notification sound for each account
- Individual toast notification support with night mode for each account
- Tile counts are synced across all your devices (i.e. reading emails will reset the tile count on all your devices)
- Concatenate multiple accounts under one unread counter (for use with a single live tile or the lock screen)
- No longer break threads for non-Outlook (e.g. Thunderbird, Gmail) users when replying to emails
- Proper handling of embedded email images
- Choose between small/medium/large/original when attaching photos
- Support for HTML signatures

Why use MetroMail as a Gmail user?
- All of the above plus:
  + Instant notifications via IMAP IDLE
  + First-class support for archiving, starred emails, and labels
  + Support for inbox tabs (e.g. Primary, Social, Promotions)
  + Server-side search functionality with support for advanced Gmail search operators
  + Support for multiple From addresses within the same account

Security & Privacy:
- The application only connects directly to your provider's servers and your password is never seen, processed, or stored by the app.
Version 3.4.1:
- Fix: Addressed issue with send failures from IMAP accounts [IMAP]

Version 3.4:
- Update: Improved stability for push notifications
- Update: Restored swipe-to-delete functionality (option to disable in global settings) [Gmail]
- Fix: Addressed issue with receiving images sent from iOS devices [IMAP]

Version 3.3:
- Update: Attachments in emails are now displayed in a single row
- Fix: UI improvements when displaying an email in landscape orientation [Gmail]
- Fix: Addressed bug with moving emails to system folders [Gmail]

Version 3.2.1:
- Fix: Addressed issue with opening drafts

Version 3.2:
- Update: UI and performance improvements			
- Fix: Addressed a bug that would sometimes result in the app crashing when switching between accounts
- Fix: Better authentication handling for non-SSL connections [IMAP]
- Other bug fixes
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Reviews

  • by Peter 12/17/2014
    Excellent, can't stand the warning of quitting versus go to home 🏠 page instead.
  • by Ted 12/17/2014
    Great app. Wish Google could do this....
  • by Wayne 12/17/2014
    Ok
  • by Aaron 12/17/2014
    This is a great app for Gmail with instant notifications, however their notification service has gone down several times recently, often for days at a time. Otherwise good app.
  • by Albert 12/16/2014
    Awesome application! Love the integration of Gmail with the app, works very well and quickly. I would recommend this app to anyone who frequents Gmail. By far, my favorite email client next to the native app for windows phone!
  • by Douglas 12/16/2014
    Finally a mail client with a great UI!
  • by tam 12/16/2014
    good
  • by john 12/16/2014
    Works great!
  • by Brian 12/15/2014
    Its just ok. Nothing great. Seems to work well on Windows 8 phone
  • by Eugene 12/15/2014
    The best Gmail client at the moment.