Google Drive for Android, iPhone and iPad updated with new features

Google has updated the Drive app for Android, iPhone and iPad. The new Google Drive for iPhone and iPad version 1.1.0 update brings Real-time collaboration feature finally. This feature was introduced in the Android app back in February. The Android app also have new features. This update also brings option to view richer presentations with animation and speaker notes for these devices.


New features in Google Drive for Android, iPhone and iPad

  • Add comments, reply and view tables in documents editor (for Android)
  • Upload photos and videos from your device or a photo directly from your camera (for iPhone and iPad))
  • Real-time collaboration – see edits from others in seconds (for iPhone and iPad)
  • View and change fonts in Documents Editor (for Android)
  • Pinch to zoom in Documents Editor (for Android)
  • Print files using Google Cloud Print (for Android)
  • Option to resume interrupted uploads (for Android)
  • Richer Google presentations with animations and speaker notes
  • Create folder, upload to folder and move to folder
  • Delete and remove files from your Drive (for iPhone and iPad)
  • Support for over 30 languages (for iPhone and iPad)
Download Google Docs for Android from the Google Play Store and for the iPhone and iPad from the Apple iTunes Store. Google plans to introduce new features such as native editing and real-time collaboration for Google spreadsheets for Google Drive apps soon.


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