Continuing to update its visual identity in all the apps it has available and make them minimalist and uniform, Google has started working officially on changing the Gmail icon, replacing the already known envelope with a red M only. by the letter in the official colors. of your logos.
Already available in the leaked app, this implementation should soon reach devices with the Google messaging app on the Play Store and iOS, and the apk that provides access to the new one. version has already been leaked.
As you can see in the screenshots below, the change fits more seamlessly with the system, showing in the notification bar only the letter format in the notification bar and in the app, this which means the color version is very likely to be limited to the app menu.
Despite the aesthetic change related to the Gmail app with regard to the inclusion of the new icon, it does not appear that we will have any new functions compared to previous versions of the app, which therefore comes across as a simple customization. visual.
As always, for now the version in question (identified as Gmail 2020.10.04.337159408.Release) is available for download at APKMirror (link below), and should be available directly on Google Play in the coming days.
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