What’s new in G Suite (recent releases)

Learn about what new G Suite features and enhancements are available to your users.

  1. Use the Narrow by filter to search by product.
  2. To see the latest releases, click Release week to sort by date. The date indicates the Scheduled Release track.

You can also see products and features planned for G Suite in Upcoming G Suite releases.

Note: The table is available in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese, and French. 

ProductDescriptionRelease week (YYYY-MM-DD)
Admin consolePassword recovery for super admins and a new interface for security settings. Learn more2020-01-13
Admin consoleGrant SAML app access to specific groups. Learn more2020-01-13
Admin consoleChanging default scope for Service Settings delegated admins. Learn more2020-02-03
Admin consoleUpdates to Admin console apps page interface. Learn more2020-02-03
Admin consoleImportant changes to less secure apps and account recovery management in the Admin console. Learn more2020-03-09
Admin consoleNew interface for domain management in the Admin console. Learn more2020-03-09
Admin consoleUse group-based controls for LDAP client access permissions. Learn more2020-06-08
Admin consoleAdmin console improvements: API client access, GSM apps, admin roles, domain management, and unmanaged users. Learn more2020-06-08
Admin consoleUpdate Calendar Interop authentication with OAuth 2.0 to continue Microsoft 365 interop. Learn more2020-06-22
App MakerGoogle App Maker will be shut down on January 19, 2021. Learn more2020-01-27
CalendarChange to locations of booked rooms in Google Calendar events. Learn more2020-01-06
CalendarChange to the format of secondary Calendar and resources. Learn more2020-05-18
CalendarUpdate Calendar Interop authentication with OAuth 2.0 to continue Microsoft 365 interop. Learn more2020-06-22
CalendarEdit Calendar events directly from Gmail and Docs. Learn more2020-06-22
ClassroomOriginality reports and rubrics now generally available for Google Classroom users. Learn more2020-01-19
Currents (formerly Google+)Currents to become generally available on July 6, 2020, replacing Google+ for G Suite. Learn more2020-06-22
DocsAutocorrect now available for Google Docs on web. Learn more2020-02-17
DocSmart Compose in Google Docs now generally available. Learn more2020-02-17
DocsAccessibility improvements for Google Docs. Learn more2020-03-02
DocsFix images to a certain location on a page in Google Docs. Learn more2020-03-09
DocsNew sharing dialog for Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Forms. Learn more2020-05-25
DocsGoogle Docs assistive writing features coming to G Suite for Education and Nonprofits. Learn more2020-06-01
DocsNew comment interface for Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides on Android. Learn more2020-06-08
DocsNew document save status and offline indicator for Docs, Sheets, and Slides. Learn more2020-06-08
DocsEdit Calendar events directly from Gmail and Docs. Learn more2020-06-22
DocsSpanish grammar suggestions now available in Google Docs and Gmail. Learn more2020-06-22
DriveNew admin controls for third-party app backups in Google Drive. Learn more2020-02-03
DriveCreate pointers to any file or folder in Google Drive with shortcuts. Learn more2020-04-13
DriveNew sharing dialog for Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Forms. Learn more2020-05-25
DriveShare folders in shared drives with a new beta. Learn more2020-05-25
EducationGoogle Docs assistive writing features coming to G Suite for Education and Nonprofits. Learn more2020-06-01
FormsNew sharing dialog for Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Forms. Learn more2020-05-25
G SuiteG Suite Add-ons now generally available in Calendar, Gmail, and Google Drive. Learn more2020-01-19
GmailChanges to multiple inboxes in Gmail starting February 20, 2020. Learn more2020-02-03
GmailGmail for iOS now allows you to add attachments from the Files app. Learn more2020-02-10
GmailRefine search results in Gmail faster with search chips. Learn more2020-02-17
GmailView out of office information in more places on Gmail for web. Learn more2020-02-17
GmailCreate and use multiple signatures in Gmail. Learn more2020-03-09
GmailImprove email security in Gmail with TLS by default and other new features. Learn more2020-03-30
GmailCreate and use multiple signatures in Gmail. Learn more2020-04-20
GmailNew user setting to hide or show Google Meet in Gmail. Learn more2020-05-18
GmailGoogle Voice improvements: Use in Gmail and transfer calls. Learn more2020-06-01
GmailComing soon: Google Meet in Gmail on mobile. Learn more2020-06-15
GmailEdit Calendar events directly from Gmail and Docs. Learn more2020-06-22
GmailSpanish grammar suggestions now available in Google Docs and Gmail. Learn more2020-06-22
GmailNew quick settings help you optimize your Gmail layout. Learn more2020-06-22
GmailUse Gmail alongside other iOS apps with iPad Multitasking. Learn more2020-07-06
Google ChatTalk to people outside of your domain in Google Chat. Learn more2020-05-18
Google ChatNew ASUS Google Meet Hardware starter kit and updated Meet compute system. Learn more2020-05-18
Google ChatMigrate your users from classic Hangouts to Google Chat, now available in Gmail. Learn more2020-06-01
Google ChatUse the new Google Chat app for fast and reliable communication. Learn more2020-05-25
Google ChatComing soon: manage Google Chat and classic Hangouts chat settings from one place in the Admin console. Learn more2020-06-22
Google MeetManage Google Meet and classic Hangouts video calls with one setting. Learn more2020-01-06
Google MeetView data for only selected call participants in the Meet Quality Tool. Learn more2020-01-20
Google MeetPresent to meetings using the HDMI cable on Google Meet hardware. Learn more2020-01-27
Google MeetUse Google Meet with Safari. Learn more2020-02-10
Google MeetUse a phone for audio in a Google Meet video call. Learn more2020-02-10
Google MeetGet a better overview of meetings with visual timelines in the Meet Quality Tool. Learn more2020-02-10
Google MeetExtending Google Meet premium features to all G Suite customers through July 1, 2020. Learn more2020-03-02
Google MeetExtending availability of Google Meet advanced features to all customers through September 30, 2020. Learn more2020-04-06
Google MeetVideo conference anywhere with low-light mode for Google Meet on mobile. Learn more2020-04-27
Google MeetSave power by automatically turning off Google Meet hardware displays. Learn more2020-04-27
Google MeetPresent high-quality video and audio in Google Meet. Learn more2020-04-20
Google MeetSee up to 16 Google Meet participants at once with tiled layout. Learn more2020-04-27
Google MeetStart or join a Google Meet video meeting directly from Gmail. Learn more2020-04-27
Google MeetNew user setting to hide or show Google Meet in Gmail. Learn more2020-05-18
Google MeetComing soon: Google Meet in Gmail on mobile. Learn more2020-06-15
Google MeetManage Google Meet and classic Hangouts separately in the Admin console. Learn more2020-06-08
Google MeetImprovements to layouts in Google Meet. Learn more2020-06-08
Google Meet"Hey Google, join my meeting": G Suite meetings now supported on Nest Hub Max in beta. Learn more2020-06-22
Google MeetFilter out disruptive noise in Google Meet. Learn more2020-06-29
GroupsNew Google Groups now generally available. Learn more2020-05-25
IdentityUse an iPhone as a security key for 2-Step Verification. Learn more2020-01-13
IdentityUse phones as security keys in the Advanced Protection Program. Learn more2020-01-13
IdentityManage Windows 10 devices through the G Suite Admin console. Learn more2020-01-19
IdentityUse groups to manage Context Aware Access for G Suite. Learn more2020-02-03
IdentityEnroll security keys on more devices. Learn more2020-03-02
IdentityLess secure app turn-off suspended until further notice. Learn more2020-03-30
IdentityEnhanced security for Windows 10 devices now generally available. Learn more2020-04-27
IdentityContext-Aware Access for SAML apps available in beta. Learn more2020-04-27
IdentityUpdated Admin console for 2-Step Verification and SSO for SAML controls. Learn more2020-05-18
IdentityUse group-based controls for LDAP client access permissions. Learn more2020-06-08
IdentityUse NFC and USB security keys natively on iOS devices. Learn more2020-06-01
IdentityStrengthening 2-Step Verification by showing phone prompts to more users. Learn more2020-06-15
InfrastructureImproving data regions with expanded coverage and group-based admin controls. Learn more2020-02-03
Mobile managementDistribute certificates for mobile devices via MDM. Learn more2020-05-18
SecurityNew system to improve data loss prevention (DLP) in Google Drive. Learn more2020-01-27
SecurityNew data exfiltration protections for G Suite data on iOS devices. Learn more2020-04-27
SheetsBreak out a single value within a pie chart in Google Sheets. Learn more2020-01-19
SheetsUpdate to Sheets API v4 migration timeline. Learn more2020-02-03
SheetsSort and filter cells by text or fill color in Google Sheets. Learn more2020-03-23
SheetsSet custom table ranges for charts in Google Sheets. Learn more2020-03-30
SheetsNew sharing dialog for Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Forms. Learn more2020-05-25
SheetsNew comment interface for Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides on Android. Learn more2020-06-08
SheetsNew document save status and offline indicator for Docs, Sheets, and Slides. Learn more2020-06-08
SheetsConnected Sheets now generally available, replacing Sheets data connector. Learn more2020-06-29
SitesEdit your new Google Sites faster with a revamped Settings menu. Learn more2020-02-10
SitesNew features for Google Sites: Templates, announcement banners, and access for children with Google Accounts. Learn more2020-04-20
SlidesMore options for copying presentations in Google Slides. Learn more2020-01-19
SlidesNew sharing dialog for Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Forms. Learn more2020-05-25
SlidesNew comment interface for Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides on Android. Learn more2020-06-08
SlidesNew document save status and offline indicator for Docs, Sheets, and Slides. Learn more2020-06-08
VoiceGoogle Voice now generally available in Canada. Learn more2020-05-04
VoiceGoogle Voice Improvements: Use in Gmail and transfer calls. Learn more2020-05-25
VoiceGoogle Voice improvements: Use in Gmail and transfer calls. Learn more2020-06-01
VoiceUse Google Voice and Google Fi, now with the same account. Learn more2020-06-22