Last Updated: 2023-04-24

Best email apps for Android

List of apps on the page. Sorted by rating on Google Play.
# Logo App Score Ads IAP Installs
1 FairEmail, privacy aware email FairEmail, privacy aware email 4.7 No Yes 500K+ installs
2 HEY Email HEY Email 4.6 No No 50K+ installs
3 Yandex Mail Yandex Mail 4.6 Yes Yes 10M+ installs
4 Email - Fast & Secure Mail Email - Fast & Secure Mail 4.6 No Yes 5M+ installs
5 Tutanota - Encrypted Email Tutanota - Encrypted Email 4.3 No No 500K+ installs
6 Spike Email - Mail & Team Chat Spike Email - Mail & Team Chat 4.3 No Yes 1M+ installs
Logo FairEmail, privacy aware email

No Ads In-app Purchases 500K+ installs

The way in which those options are presented is simply a breath of fresh air compared to mainstream hosts such as Gmail or Outlook. Great, clean, intuitive email client that lets you protect your privacy by easily seeing who is trying to track you and who isn't, and more importantly, enables you to deal with it easily. Privacy features, open source, multiple identities, fast, secure, configurable, custom message rules, notes, and numerous useful features not found in other apps. Privacy aspects of the app, such as blocking tracking images even after you've chosen to display embedded images, need to be addressed. These days, spammers are able to confirm working email addresses by just adding a reference to a tracking image in the email.

Logo HEY Email

No Ads No purchases 50K+ installs

The team has also been very responsive to support and feature requests. Once your habits align to the novel way of managing email, it gives you back hours of your life. You hit the mark and went beyond, guys! A one-way trip for e-mailing.

Logo Yandex Mail

Contains Ads In-app Purchases 10M+ installs

Not sharing your personal details and keeping your privacy safe Really great experience with the whole Yandex service! It's very convenient to have all your email accounts in one place, along with the unified inbox feature. Like changing the app logo to blue colour, with curved edges, or purple, or even green; and background themes of simple colours, or animated themes. One can go on and on when it comes to discussing the advantages of using Yandex Mail. Free email, with no signs of excessive spam or hacking on the accounts associated with it. By far, much better service than most of the other email services by big names.

Logo Email - Fast & Secure Mail

No Ads In-app Purchases 5M+ installs

Easy to manage, with the ability to create folders to organize retained emails, with more than enough storage available. Plus, this app is fast and has a lot of options for saving, forwarding, copying, or deleting emails. Done a great job also with allowing users to delete mail in one swoop, in an organized way depending on preferences, instead of one by one. Sort emails into focused and other categories, so you spend less time dealing with emails you barely read. Apps load with good speed, and they work just as well if you have multiple email accounts. Also, so many other features like integration with Amazon, and stuff like that; great productivity app!.

Logo Tutanota - Encrypted Email

No Ads No purchases 500K+ installs

These guys have proven to truly care about privacy and hosting a secure email service. Does what it says it does, and has a clean interface and a useful calendar with notifications, if desired. You can even sign up and use it with Tor. Feature request for tags or labels to enhance organizing and searching of emails. Attachments, docs, PDFs, images, etc., open quickly and are sent quickly. The app receives email notifications as fast as instant chat.

Logo Spike Email - Mail & Team Chat

No Ads In-app Purchases 1M+ installs

Plus, all the other perks, like voice calling, scheduling messages, groups, and seeing when the recipient has seen the message. Finally found an email client that will sort every email by sender, similarly to SMS and other messaging apps. Creating groups seems also a clever function if you use Spike for business purposes; it can help manage teamwork a lot. Spike quickly threads contacts together to streamline whom you need to reply to within minutes of installation. Spike is a very good app for sending and receiving emails and reading them in a convenient, conversation-oriented display. Chat-like views and emails are grouped by the people involved, which is super convenient and clean.