New features

  • A new compose

    Compose new messages while keeping an eye on your inbox. The new experience is fast, easy to use and packed with new features. Learn more

  • Share more with Drive

    Forget about files being too big to email. You can now add files up to 10GB (400x larger than before) using Google Drive. Plus, files stored in Drive stay up-to-date automatically. Learn more

  • Custom themes

    The number of available themes has increased from 35 to...infinity. Select your own image to use as a custom theme, or choose from a selection of featured photos. Learn more

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Why Gmail?

  • Powerful search

    It's always easy to find what you're looking with the power of Google Search right in your inbox.

  • Talk face-to-face

    Turn any conversation into a video call with up to 10 friends with Hangouts in Gmail. Then add apps and effects to put a smile on your face.

  • Gmail anywhere

    Gmail is always available wherever you are, from any device - desktop, laptop, phone or tablet.

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Quick tips

Use stars to easily mark certain messages as important or indicate that you need to reply to them later. More quick tips

Need help?

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