ProtonMail has launched the first beta of ProtonMail 4.0. With the latest update, the company introduced an all new look and a new framework to offer new features as well as customization options for future updates.
If you download the beta version, you will notice the revamped user interface. According to ProtonMail, the company decided to introduce the new interface in order to make the app feel lighter while improving work efficiency. Moreover, you can access all of the features offered by the company such as Contacts, Calendar, ProtonDrive from single interface. As dark mode has become extremely popular among users, the company promised that it will be bringing the dark mode to the app in the coming weeks during the beta phase.
In order to improve the performance of the new app, the company will use React instead of AngularJS. Althogugh the inbox is still using AngularJS, the Settings and Contact tools are using React which has resulted in faster performance. If you are interested in trying out the new version during the beta, you will need to go here
to check out the latest feature. In case you want to stick with the older version for now, you will need to use the usual ProtonMail domain.