If you are using Android based Smartphone, there is very little chance that you are not using it’s Internet features. Now when it comes to Internet and Web browsing, email client is a must for any smartphone. Usually all these phones come with default email clients but they are not good in looks and comes with very limited features. So having a good Email App is must for any Android mobile phone.
Here we are listing down 5 Best Android Email Apps and you should use any one of these according to your needs. Most of these are free and good for personal as well as business usage. Some of them comes with Pro version for extra features that cost you money.
1. K-9 Mail
This is the best email client for android devices. Its completely free and got highest rating in all the email clients listed in android market. K9 Email app support IMAP, POP3 and Exchange 2003/2007. It provides option for search, multi-folder sync, flagging, filing, signatures, bcc-self, PGP, mail on SD and many more. It’s a community developed software, so there are very few bugs in the app and if you are an android developer then you can also contribute in this project. It supports Android 1.5 and up, so most of the devices will not face any problem running this app.
2. Exchange for Android 2.x
If you have Android 2.0 and up and looking for Exchange client specifically then its the best option. Apart from email, it can sync calendar, contacts and tasks also. It also supports some Enterprise Mobile Device Management systems like Sybase Afaria, AirSync and FiberLink.
MailDroid is IMAP Idle and POP3 email client that is a complete re-write and not based on default android email client. You can search through the mails and store attachments in the SD card. However, some users have reported sync issues with the app.
4. Hot Email (Hotmail)
This application is specifically for accessing Hotmail Mobile website made by Microsoft. If you are using Hotmail then you can use this application as an email client. It requires Android 1.6 and up and the size of the app is very small, only 38K.
5. Enhanced Email
Enhanced Email is one of the best paid app for email access in android market. It supports IMAP/POP3 and Exchange clients and it’s capable of syncing calendar and contacts data too. Good for business purpose.