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New Favorites album in Google Photos: select your best photos


Google Photos it does not stop growing in functionalities. In addition to the tools and updates that were announced in the last edition of the Google I / O , the great prepares for this week a most useful option. Its about new album favorites , which will go to stop all those photos that we consider more important. We tell you all the details.

Google Maps It’s a whole Swiss Army knife, but among the catalog of applications and services of the Internet giant we can also find options as essential today as Google Photos . An application in the form of a photo gallery for your smartphone with support of cloud storage that every time gains more and more functionalities to blows of updates.

Favorite album in Google Photos

Despite the great news announced in the last conference for developers of Google I / O, today we know that Google Photos will also receive another novelty not announced. It is the favorite album, a binder in which we can accumulate all those photos that we consider special or more important, those that we want to have on hand more quickly.

As the company has recorded through the Google Photos Twitter profile , from this week will be displayed an option that will allow users to mark their favorite photos as favorites. An action that only needs to mark the icon shaped like star that will appear in the upper right part of the photo carousel interface.

New Favorites album in Google Photos: select your best photos

Once we are marking as favorites the different f otos stored in Google Photos , we can access them from the section of Albums, Favorites . In this section they will accumulate as if they were any other album, except that it will be well identified in the interface to be accessible.

“I like it” in Google Photos

In parallel, Google Photos will also have the ability to mark shared photos of other users with a “I like it” . A choice that will be registered with an icon in the shape of a heart and that will also be extended to the shared albums.

As we have already indicated, it is expected that these new functions of Google Photos will be established over the next week, although the company has not specified whether this will require an update of the different applications of the service or, if otherwise, the change will be made remotely from the company’s servers.