SimpleEmail

Simple and minimalistic email app
New in version 1.3.0
Bug Fixes

- change app Invite to share because require google account
- check error on open attachment, closes #10
- prevent flickering on message view

Features

- better layout for the message list, closes #8
- implement refresh messages list
- move color picker account outside of advanced

SimpleEmail is Free Software, minimalistic and privacy friendly email app.

  • Easy navigation
  • No unnecessary settings
  • No bells and whistles
  • Simple design

SimpleEmail starts a foreground service with a low priority status bar notification to make sure you'll never miss new email.

This project has been forked from FairEmail.

Features

  • 100% Free Software
  • Multiple accounts (inboxes)
  • Multiple identities (outboxes)
  • Unified inbox
  • Conversation view
  • Two way synchronization
  • Offline storage and operations
  • Battery friendly
  • Low data usage
  • Folder management
  • Signatures
  • Dark theme
  • Account colors
  • Search on server
  • Encryption/decryption
  • Export settings

Secure:

  • Allow encrypted connections only
  • Accept valid security certificates only
  • Authentication required
  • Safe message view (styling, scripting and unsafe HTML removed)
  • No special permissions required
  • No advertisements
  • No analytics and no tracking

Packages

Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications and it's a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

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  • Version 1.3.0 (115) - Added on 2018-12-12

    This version requires Android ? or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • have full network access
      Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.
    • view network connections
      Allows the app to view information about network connections such as which networks exist and are connected.
    • run at startup
      Allows the app to have itself started as soon as the system has finished booting. This can make it take longer to start the phone and allow the app to slow down the overall phone by always running.
    • read your contacts
      Allows the app to read data about your contacts stored on your phone, including the frequency with which you've called, emailed, or communicated in other ways with specific individuals. This permission allows apps to save your contact data, and malicious apps may share contact data without your knowledge.
    • find accounts on the device
      Allows the app to get the list of accounts known by the phone. This may include any accounts created by applications you have installed.
    • run foreground service
      Allows the app to make use of foreground services.
    • prevent phone from sleeping
      Allows the app to prevent the phone from going to sleep.

    Download APK 2.8 MiB PGP Signature

  • Version 1.2.1 (114) - Added on 2018-11-23

    This version requires Android ? or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • have full network access
      Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.
    • view network connections
      Allows the app to view information about network connections such as which networks exist and are connected.
    • run at startup
      Allows the app to have itself started as soon as the system has finished booting. This can make it take longer to start the phone and allow the app to slow down the overall phone by always running.
    • read your contacts
      Allows the app to read data about your contacts stored on your phone, including the frequency with which you've called, emailed, or communicated in other ways with specific individuals. This permission allows apps to save your contact data, and malicious apps may share contact data without your knowledge.
    • find accounts on the device
      Allows the app to get the list of accounts known by the phone. This may include any accounts created by applications you have installed.
    • run foreground service
      Allows the app to make use of foreground services.
    • prevent phone from sleeping
      Allows the app to prevent the phone from going to sleep.

    Download APK 2.8 MiB PGP Signature

  • Version 1.2.0 (113) - Added on 2018-11-22

    This version requires Android ? or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • have full network access
      Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.
    • view network connections
      Allows the app to view information about network connections such as which networks exist and are connected.
    • run at startup
      Allows the app to have itself started as soon as the system has finished booting. This can make it take longer to start the phone and allow the app to slow down the overall phone by always running.
    • read your contacts
      Allows the app to read data about your contacts stored on your phone, including the frequency with which you've called, emailed, or communicated in other ways with specific individuals. This permission allows apps to save your contact data, and malicious apps may share contact data without your knowledge.
    • find accounts on the device
      Allows the app to get the list of accounts known by the phone. This may include any accounts created by applications you have installed.
    • run foreground service
      Allows the app to make use of foreground services.
    • prevent phone from sleeping
      Allows the app to prevent the phone from going to sleep.

    Download APK 2.8 MiB PGP Signature