Sync Gmail, Calendar and Contacts on your iPhone and iPad

Here are the recommended ways to make sure your Gmail messages, Google Calendar events, and Google contacts are always with you.


The Gmail app is the recommended way to instantly receive your mail on your iPhone and iPad. The app brings the best of Gmail with real-time notifications, multiple account support and search across your entire inbox.

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Learn more about the Gmail app for iPhone and iPad.


To sync your Google contacts, we recommend using CardDAV. You’ll be able to edit, add, and remove contacts from your device and keep them in sync everywhere you use them.

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We recommend syncing your Google Calendar using CalDAV. You'll be able to view and edit your Google Calendar using your iPhone and iPad, or iCal on a Mac computer.

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