Gmail tries a subtle design change that you won't notice


The desktop version of Gmail is testing a new design in true Material Design style.

Within the ecosystem of Google applications, one of the most prominent and used by more people in the world is your email manager, Gmail, which is now testing a new design in your desktop application.

Improvements in the design of the Gmail application for computers

Improvements in the design of the Gmail application for computers

This is the new appearance of the Gmail application for PCs

In any Android terminal a series of free applications such as Gmail, Google Maps or Google Photos are pre-installed that they are very practical for our day to day and that each time they have more functionalities.

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This time we come to talk about the application of Gmail for desktop, since as they tell us in Android Police, Google you are testing a new design in this app so subtle that you may not have noticed it.

This redesign mainly affects application icons that have been modified to resemble as much as possible those that we can see in the mobile application. What Google is doing is apply the Material Design style to the desktop application of your email manager.

This is the new design of Gmail for desktop

This is the new design of Gmail for desktop

These aesthetic changes can be observed in the icons of the folders in the sidebar and the icons of the senders of emails emails we receive. Thus, in the first case, we see some icons with more color fill and going from a gray color to a more black color and in the second case, we find some more colorful and rounded icons.

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We must emphasize that this new appearance of the Gmail application for computers has not reached everyone at the moment, which means that it will surely be a test before launching it globally for everyone the millions of users of this email client in the world.