Microsoft has began rolling out a brand new update to the Outlook cell app for Android customers this week. The latest update, which brings the app to model 4.2031.2, provides the “Play My Emails” characteristic. Microsoft Outlook customers within the US ought to now be capable of take a look at the brand new characteristic by downloading the latest model of the app on their Android units.
Right here’s the official launch notes for the Android app update:
Introducing Play My Emails — hearken to a pure learn out of latest electronic mail and upcoming occasions when you stroll the canine or get your steps in for the day. You possibly can even reply shortly utilizing your voice. Accessible for eligible accounts in English in the USA.
The brand new “Play My Emails” characteristic reads each emails and upcoming occasions for Outlook customers to make it simpler for them to remain up-to-date with all the things that’s taking place within the inbox. The brand new consumer expertise helps two playback choices, together with the Android machine speaker in addition to a separate Bluetooth audio machine.
As a reminder, the characteristic is already available on iOS and iPadOS devices, whereas the Android integration solely helps English languages. So these utilizing different languages with Outlook gained’t be capable of configure the brand new performance of their apps for now. Whereas Android customers will probably be among the many first to have the ability to reap the benefits of the brand new Cortana options in Outlook, Microsoft will regularly broaden the potential to different markets as properly.