Microsoft OneDrive app for Android has been up to date with a brand new house display screen. The brand new structure exhibits lately accessed recordsdata, recordsdata downloaded for offline use, and “On This Day” pictures. The expertise, nevertheless, is barely totally different for private accounts and work/ faculty accounts. Moreover, Microsoft has additionally included assist for Samsung Motion Photos and 8K movies. To get the brand new house expertise, customers must have a smartphone with Android model 6.zero or later and OneDrive Android app model 6.21 or later.
In line with a weblog submit by Microsoft, the brand new OneDrive for Android house expertise is accessible for OneDrive work, faculty, and house accounts. As per the corporate, private OneDrive account customers will see three important sections within the up to date house display screen: lately accessed recordsdata, recordsdata downloaded for offline use, and “On This Day” pictures. Those that have a OneDrive work or faculty account will see latest recordsdata, shared libraries, and offline recordsdata.
Microsoft says that the brand new expertise on the OneDrive Android app replaces the earlier house display screen that confirmed a root view of customers’ recordsdata. Nevertheless, they’ll nonetheless navigate to root view by tapping the Information tab that seems beside the Home tab. As talked about, with a purpose to get the brand new house expertise, customers ought to have smartphones with Android model 6.zero or later and Microsoft OneDrive for Android model 6.21 or later. The brand new house display screen expertise is already out there on iOS units.
Microsoft has additionally introduced that it’s rolling out playback for Samsung Motion Photos on OneDrive Net and Android app. Samsung smartphone customers who save their Samsung Motion Photos on OneDrive will be capable to view them in “all their shifting glory”. Samsung Motion Picture data a number of seconds of video main as much as the shutter launch (nonetheless picture) — just like Dwell Photos on an iPhone.
At present, the Samsung Motion Photos playback characteristic is rolling out worldwide on Microsoft OneDrive app for Android. The playback characteristic is simply supported for OneDrive private accounts and requires Android model 6.zero or later and OneDrive Android app model 6.23 or later. The characteristic isn’t but supported on Microsoft OneDrive for iOS or OneDrive sync.
Microsoft additionally says that customers may also be capable to play Samsung 8K movies on OneDrive. The corporate is rolling out playback of Samsung 8K movies from Samsung Galaxy S20 and Galaxy S21 collection smartphones this month.
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