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This article was published on May 20, 2014


Box updates Android app with improved gallery and overhauled UI

Box updates Android app with improved gallery and overhauled UI
Roberto Baldwin
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Roberto Baldwin

Roberto Baldwin was a reporter for The Next Web in San Francisco between April 2014 and March 2015. Roberto Baldwin was a reporter for The Next Web in San Francisco between April 2014 and March 2015.

Cloud-storage service Box has updated its Android client. The latest update brings a slicker UI, an improved gallery experience and speedier document viewer.

0519_boxuiIn addition to a slicker UI, Box has introduced a gallery feature that’s quicker at presenting and navigating photos. Plus, document previewing has gotten a speed boost with options for grid view, page thumbnails and in-document text search.

The app also adds Polish and Turkish language support. That brings language support to 26.

If you happen to buy a new LG G-series device with the app pre-loaded you get 50GB of storage for one year. For everyone else, you still get 10GB of free storage on the service.

 Box for Android