Microsoft has launched its light-weight Outlook Lite Android app, which is appropriate for low-end Android units and areas with information connectivity points. The app has a obtain dimension of lower than 5MB in comparison with greater than 80MB (relying on the gadget) for the common model.
The app is at present obtainable in choose nations together with Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, India, Mexico, Peru, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, and Venezuela. Microsoft stated it is going to take into account including extra nations to the checklist sooner or later. The corporate added this app to its Workplace 365 roadmap in June, so this launch hints towards a broader launch.
Customers can entry emails, calendars, and contacts for Outlook.com, Hotmail, Stay, MSN, Microsoft 365, and Microsoft Change On-line accounts.
The agency claims that the Outlook Lite app is appropriate to run on units with lower than 1GB RAM, and 2G or 3G community connectivity. It stated that the app can be optimized to eat much less battery.
“With Outlook Lite, our aim is to make Outlook extra accessible to customers who’re on light-weight cell units the world over empowering them to realize extra,” the corporate stated in a weblog publish.
Microsoft joins a plethora of light-weight apps designed by different corporations meant for low-powered Android units together with Fb Lite, Instagram Lite, TikTok Lite, Spotify Lite, and Pinterest Lite.
Microsoft can be testing a brand new Outlook app for Home windows with a brand new design and collaborative options.