LAST UPDATED: June 27, 2020, 06:00 a.m. EST: A month after marking his 5th anniversary, Google photos get a Complete redesigned layout, map view, and a new logo. The new update is provided for both Android and iOS devices. Google photos is getting a new logo, a new interface with a sleek design, fast processing, and only necessary information on the homepage. The new redesign look of google photos homepage is seen to provide default gallery experience where more focus is on the photo rather than their information.
In addition to updating the app, we’re also refreshing the icon to reflect the new, simplified Google Photos experience. pic.twitter.com/cVloDWzLuC
— Google Photos (@googlephotos) June 25, 2020
What’s new in Google photos app?
Apart from the logo, The homepage of google photos app gets a completely new look. The new homepage consists of only three tabs at the bottom — Photos, Search, and Library.
Photos section display all your current and previous year photos with a redesigned new look, shape, and size. The whiteness between the photo tiles has also been removed. The Videos saved in Google Photos will autoplay whenever it gets on the main screen. This autoplay will be much like a preview with some good shots from the whole video.
Search Tab is in the middle of the bottom tabs. This will let you search for any photo by name of the person or place. The top section of google photos will give a carousel, where you can see your all previous year memories daily. The new map feature gets more attention. It will tell you where the photo was actually taken.
And lastly, the Library tab will show all the photos saved to your Google Photos app. A set of categories is also provided to categories the same photos. Users will see their personal photos automatically added in a separate category. Google photos will automatically differentiate photos with the help of its algorithm. The share option placed on the top of the picture. In a nutshell, google photos is providing better user experience and features.
Additionally, the Print Store is available only for users in the U.S., EU, and Canada, so they can get printed products that feature their own photos. The new update is available on the Playstore and Apple store. Users can easily download and see the changes by themselves.