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Canary Mail Reviews

Privacy-aware email app for Mac & iOS

Social recommendations and mentions

We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about Canary Mail and what they use it for.
  • Getting my first MacBook today (been PC for 25 yrs) and planned on using the native apps - any suggestions on 3rd party downloads?
    Haven't settled on one. But if I had to pick, I'd probably choose Canary or Mozilla's Thunderbird, which are both purportedly privacy-first. Email in general is a fairly lossy format—you're either E2EE on both sides, or you're not. But I don't use Google products and Apple's Mail app apparently has the appropriate budget of your aunt's couch change, so. - Source: Reddit / about 1 month ago
  • Looking for suggestions on battery app and mail app
    As for email, is good alternative, also has an iOS app. - Source: Reddit / 5 months ago
  • Spark email client goes subscription path
    Last time I researched mac email clients a few years ago, I found that spark was one of the worst in terms of privacy and tracking. I settled on canary mail ( as it was better in that regard, while still supporting gmail (which I no longer use). - Source: Hacker News / 6 months ago
  • Apple-centric digital privacy tools
    Canary Mail: a third-party email with a reasonable price tag and a heavy focus on privacy and security, Canary offers a number of enhancements like read receipts, templates, snoozing, PGP support and calendar/contact integration. The design hews tightly to iOS and macOS platform norms but, naturally, is not quite as tightly integrated as Apple's first-party mail app. - Source: / 10 months ago
  • Do you know of a macOS mail client with a total count badge in the menubar (i.e. the NSStatusBar)?
    I would also like you to tell if, when I first start Canary, I also need to create an account with the themselves beyond setting my own IMAP email accounts that would thus remain stand-alone (i.e. My IMAP/SMTP connection data flow never transit through their servers). - Source: Reddit / 10 months ago
  • "" in front of yahoo mail link
    I find little on WWW re: - Source: Reddit / 10 months ago
  • How to block ads in Yahoo Mail app for Android
    But why dont you try a third partyy app like - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Looking for some Apple app alternatives to replace iCloud Drive, Mail, Photos, Reminders, Notes, Calendar, and Contacts
    In a similar search. Currently moving stuff to Synology NAS but also looking at cloud supported sync etc. Email client - I like and use Canary Mail - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • My favourite Mac Apps
    Canary Mail (Freemium) | MAS - Privacy focused email client (no subscription). - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Is there any FOSS mail client for iOS ?
    Https:// is good. Not FOSS though. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • Looking for e-mail app that won't store my credentials on its servers
    Might be worth to check - Source: Reddit / about 2 years ago
  • Looking for e-mail app that won't store my credentials on its servers
    The best you’ll get privacy wise is - Source: Reddit / about 2 years ago

External sources with reviews and comparisons of Canary Mail

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Canary Mail is a secure mail app for Mac, iPhone & iPad, which seamlessly provides end-to-end encryption. It works with popular email providers like Gmail, iCloud, and Office 365. It also includes features like smart filtering, natural language search, and one-click unsubscribe.
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Security is a good feature of Canary mail, but not as good as The Bat’s. The software is compatible with Macs as well as being good for Mac users who are security conscious.
11 Best Thunderbird Alternatives That Make Email Easier
Unlike, it’s easiest easier. It consists of many strong features, Likewise above 50 alternatives are present in Canary Mail, but among them, the best alternative is the Thunderbird which is free as well as open-source.
10 Alternatives to Mozilla Thunderbird
Finally, Thunderbird isn’t available on any mobile device. That means you’ll have to find a different email client to use on your phone and tablet. Spark, Airmail, Outlook, and Canary Mail all provide iOS apps; some are also available on Android.

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