Microsoft has released a big update to its Outlook email app for Android devices, adding in a number of new features including a way for the user to sync their address books.

Outlook for Android

Microsoft first released the Outlook Android preview in late January, and this 1.1 update includes a solid list of new features and improvements.

Major improvements to the "People" feature!

  • We now sync your address books, as well as show the contacts that are on your phone.
  • View improved details for your contacts.
  • Call or email your contacts with a single tap.

Major improvements to the Calendar!

  • You can now view a 3-day view by turning your phone to landscape.
  • Improved performance.

Performance and stability improvements.

You can download the Outlook Android Preview right now from the Google Play Store.