Sparrow, a fantastic mail client for Mac OS, is now on sale at $6 (down from $10) via StackSocial. The beautifully designed and easy to use 3rd party mail app supports Gmail, Yahoo!, AOL, MobileMe and any other custom IMAP. Some of its more notable features include a unified inbox, drag and drop attachments, iCloud and Dropbox sync, Facebook integration, as well as support for Priority Inbox for Gmail users. Reviews online are mostly positive, with the Mac App Store showing an average of 4 and a 1/2 stars out of 1,800+ ratings.
The deal can be found here on StackSocial, and an account can be quickly created if you don’t already have one. Conversely, you can also download Sparrow Lite (with ads) for free should you wish to try out the mail client first. Assuming you’re happy with the app and want the full ad-free version (and ability to remove Sparrow link in custom signature), you can always head back over to aforementioned link and pick it up then. There’ll be a “Retrieve Licence” link after purchase where you can download the license file, which will then register your copy of Sparrow. The 40% off deal is good until Thursday, March 15th.
Discover a new way to mail on your Mac.
Sparrow is a minimal e-mail application designed to keep things simple and efficient.
No gimmicks here… just your mail and nothing else.
Sparrow supports IMAP:
You can use the following mail providers with Sparrow:
- Gmail (classic and Google apps)
- Any custom IMAP server
Quickly flick through threaded conversations on your Mac like never before.
Responding to your mail as never been so simple. Click, write, and send in the same window.
See the profile picture of your friends and even ‘Add friends’ directly from Sparrow.
All your mail in one place.
Labels and Folders:
Create and edit labels and folders right from Sparrow. Easily keep a clean and tidy inbox.
Change fonts, add bulleted or numbered list. Sparrow makes it easy to customize your mail.
Simply press space to preview all your attachments.
Drag & drop images and documents straight into your mail.
With Dropbox & CloudApp, sending a mail with attachment has never been simpler. Drag, Drop and sync.
Stay up to date with your mail stream on selected accounts.
Sending mails from different addresses has never been this easy.
If you use Gmail, Sparrow supports Priority Inbox.
Hide message previews and the sidebar. See more mail at a glance.
View all your folders, labels, and mail accounts straight in the main view.