A large number of improvements and bug fixes have been made since our previous update, including an even faster Webmail, web push notifications on incoming email, and inline message previews.
There is now a Runbox 7 mobile app (Progressive Web App) available too, making Runbox a joy to use on your mobile phone!
We’d like to thank the hundreds of beta testers in our beta test community for all their contributions thus far, and helping us build the fastest webmail app on the planet!
What Runbox 7 Webmail is…
Our new app is the cornerstone of Runbox 7, and is the first of several development stages that will culminate in a completely new user interface.
Runbox 7 Webmail features superior speed, incremental search, infinite listing, message previews, threaded views, a draft desk, as well as a mobile app version.
…and what it isn’t (just yet)
Note that we are initially focusing on the core Webmail service, and that the Runbox 7 Webmail therefore currently only includes this service.
Other areas such as Manager, Files, etc. will be added as we continue working on Runbox 7, so clicking on these menu items in Runbox 7 will currently take you back to Runbox 6.
Runbox 7 roadmap
We have an ambitious plan for the development of Runbox 7, with the following planned activities:
- Open beta test phase
- Open source Runbox 7 App
- Profiles and Contacts integration
- Files, Manager, and Settings
- End-to-end encryption
- Web calendar
- Message/task management
- Synchronous messaging
How to provide feedback
Our Runbox 7 team is working hard to make Runbox 7 the best webmail app on the planet, and your feedback will help decide what we develop next.
Tell us what you think about Runbox 7 Webmail in our dedicated forum at https://community.runbox.com/. Sign up to the forum using your Runbox email address so that there will be no issues gaining access to the forum.
Note that before you post requests or bug reports, it’s a good idea to review other posts to see if your issue has already been mentioned.
With that out of the way, please find the Runbox 7 Webmail app here:
We hope you’ll enjoy a modern, user-friendly, beautiful, and above all fast webmail experience!
Check out the screenshots below for a few highlights, and click on each one to bring up a hi-res version with more details.
Message list view
When you first log in to Runbox 7 Webmail you will find a beautiful interface with a design that is clean and efficient, yet packed with features. Its speed can’t be conveyed by a screenshot however, so try it out for yourself to get the real experience.
Two- or three-pane message preview
You can preview messages either in a horizontal pane beneath the message list, or to the right of the message list as shown below.
The Draft Desk shows your current drafts in a convenient desk-like layout.
Ready for a test drive?
Just head to https://runbox.com/app and then join our community at community.runbox.com to take part in the Runbox revolution!