The latest version of the Android version of Microsoft Outlook comes with a new feature that smartwatch users may appreciate. The email app has been updated to include a dedicated Android Wear client.
The update, which bumps the version number to 2.1.0, will deliver Outlook notifications right to your wrist. It will also allow you to read your emails and reply to them either with a pre-set message or a voice dictated response.
This week, we’re bringing the best of Outlook to Android Wear. Stop reaching out for your phone, everything is now happening on your watch. Check your Outlook notifications, read your new emails and reply with pre-set messages or voice dictation right from your wrist. It’s never been that easy to manage your inbox.
Like other similiar apps, Outlook for Android works with a number of email platforms. This allows you to use a single email client to manage emails from a number of sources. These include Microsoft Exchange, Office 365, Outlook.com, Gmail and Yahoo Mail.
The latest version of Microsoft Outlook for Android is currently rolling out across the Google Play Store. If you don’t see it yet, check back in a couple of days.