Besides the native Gmail app, Android smartphones and tablets user have some email alternatives they can use. Whether we are talking about applications dedicated to single accounts ( Yahoo, Hotmail, etc ), or about multi-account email clients, Android apps developers provided you with a lot of choices. Most solutions presented in this article are free or trial.
So let’s see what are the top 10 best Android email applications that you can use on your Android devices.
K-9 Mail is one of the most powerful email clients Android users can use. It is, firstly, a free app, but it is very stable and allows you to configure your email accounts both manually or automatically.
It supports features such as: IMAP push email, search, multi-folder sync and others. The client supports POP3, IMAP and Exchange 2003/2007.
MailDroid is a free application ( ad-supported ) for Android. The application supports protocols such as POP3/IMAP Idle Push/Webdav. MailDroid comes with spell check, search, custom rules, password protection, Exchange 2003/2007/2010 and it offers the possibility of saving attachments on your SD card.
It is one of the most downloaded apps from the Android Market. Users can sync email, calendar, tasks and contacts.
The application, developed by NitroDesk, INc, offers a free trial for 30 days. Touchdown ( Exchange ) is targets the business environment and it offers support for many Enterprise Mobile Device Management Systems like Sybase Afaria, AirSync, Fiberlink, SOTI, WaveLink, Zenprise and NotifyMDM and others.
This app supports many types of Exchange/IMAP/POP accounts and can reunite contacts and calendar under the same umbrella. Enhanced Email became the favorite app of business individuals.
As the name suggests, Email Popup displays a dialogue window on the screen of your device each time you receive a new email through the K-9 email client.
Hot Email (Hotmail)
Hot Email ( Hotmail ) is a app created for the famous Microsoft email service. It can help you read emails, send new emails, reply, etc. This application is free.
Yahoo! Mail is the official Yahoo mobile application. It offers the best experience for their native service but also push notifications, smart folders and search.
Yandex.Mail is another email client for Android users. The app is available on the Android Market.
Send Scheduled Email
This is a free but very useful app because it can send scheduled emails. All you have to do is to specify the date and time!
Mail.com is the leader of modified domain names email. The Android app is very well developed and it is free in the Android Market.