How to get Inbox by Gmail

All you need for Inbox by Gmail is an active Google Account and email address. To learn more about what you can do with Inbox, check out our Getting started guide.

If you're on Android 4.1 and up, you can download the Inbox app on Google Play.

You can also use Inbox on Wear OS watches.

Check your phone’s Android version

Directions vary between phones and tablets, but you can follow these general steps:

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open your device’s Settings app.
  2. Open the About phone/device/tablet section.
  3. If you see "4.1" or higher under "Android version," Inbox will work on your device.

"Your organization isn't set up for Inbox yet"

If you use a work or school account and get this error,Inbox may not be available yet.

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