K-@ Mail (Kat Mail), the first and only email client for Android that combines a gorgeous graphical design with a great user experience and a powerful email engine “under the hood”. Please note: Exchange accounts are NOT supported ...Read more
K-@ Mail (Kat Mail), the first and only email client for Android that combines a gorgeous graphical design with a great user experience and a powerful email engine “under the hood”.
Please note: Exchange accounts are NOT supported yet.
••••• Highlights •••••
★ Beautiful yet simple design for a great user experience ★ Automatic setup for many popular email services like Yahoo, Hotmail or Gmail ★ Supports more email services via IMAP, POP3 and/or SMTP ★ Split-screen views on tablet sized screens ★ Advanced Email Widget ★ Rich-text editor to format text including the signature: bold, italic, underline, strike-through, superscript, subscript, text size, text color, background color, numbering, bullet points, indentation, left/center/right alignment, links, images, undo/redo. ★ Message threading ★ Remote search for IMAP accounts ★ Android Wear notifications (stacked notifications with preview and action buttons for individual mails) ★ Swipe messages to delete, archive or mark as spam ★ Swipe mails to navigate to the next/previous mail ★ Text-to-speech notifications based on user activity (driving, cycling, walking...) ★ Localized in more than 20 different languages ★ Encryption and signatures (PGP in conjunction with APG or OpenKeychain) ★ Highly configurable and customizable
••••• Supports •••••
✔ Phones and Tablets ✔ Portrait and landscape mode ✔ All screen types and sizes ✔ Keyboard, trackball and touch screen ✔ Dashclock Widget ✔ Android Wear ✔ Nova Launcher, Apex Launcher, Smart Launcher ✔ Light Flow ✔ Enhanced SMS & Caller ID ✔ Missed It! ✔ Unread counts on recent Samsung, LG and Sony devices ✔ Android 2.3, 3.x, 4.0 - 4.4
••••• Permissions •••••
K-@ Mail uses the following permissions: ★ Network communication - full network access: retrieve, send, delete, update emails ★ Network communication - view network connections: enable/disable account synchronization depending on the availability and the type of the network connection ★ Network communication - Google Play license check: used to check the license of the Pro version ★ Sync Settings - read sync settings: enable/disable account synchronization depending on the background synchronization settings of the device ★ Your applications information - run at startup: scheduled polling and push email is started after the device has booted ★ Your social information - read your contacts: use contacts as recipients for emails ★ Your social information - modify your contacts: create contacts from recipient and sender fields ★ Your social information - activity recognition: used to notify incoming emails using text-to-speech based on the user's activity (walking, driving, running etc.). ★ Your accounts - find accounts on the device: used to populate the account setup screen with the default email account (only first account) ★ Affects Battery - control vibration: emails can be notified by vibration ★ Affects Battery - prevent device from sleeping: the device needs to be awake when emails are polled on a scheduled basis or pushed by the server ★ Storage - modify or delete the contents of your USB storage: store the account database on sdcard, load and save attachments from and to sdcard ★ System tools - test access to protected storage: this permission is automatically requested if the storage permission above is required
The free version has the following restrictions: ★ A promo signature is added to each sent message ★ The rich text editor has limited functionality (no images, limited paragraph formatting)
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UPDATED ON: Mar 13, 2016
SIZE Varies with device
INSTALLATIONS: 50,000 - 100,000
LATEST VERSION: Varies with device
ANDROID VERSIONVaries with device
full Internet access
Allows an application to create network sockets.
view network state
Allows an application to view the state of all networks.
automatically start at boot
Allows an application 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 application to slow down overall performance of the phone by constantly running.
read sync settings
Allows an application to read the sync settings, such as whether sync is enabled for contacts.
prevent phone from sleeping
Allows an application to prevent the phone from going to sleep.
discover known accounts
Allows an application to get the list of accounts known by the phone.
control vibration alert
Allows the application to control the vibration alert.
modify/delete SD card contents
Allows an application to write to the SD card.
YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
read contact data
Allows an application to read all of the contact (address) data stored on your phone. Malicious applications can use this to send your data to other people.
write contact data
Allows an application to modify the contact (address) data stored on your phone. Malicious applications can use this to erase or modify your contact data.