Google Photos users can now mark photos as favorites

Google is adding a new feature to its Photos app. The functionality in question lets you mark photos as favorites. The announcement regarding this was made through the service's Twitter account.

To mark a photo as favorite, just open it in full screen mode and then tap the star icon present towards the top right. And to take a look at all your favorite photos, head to the Albums tab.

Google says the feature will start rolling out this week. Moving on, the company also announced users will soon also be able to heart photos shared with them.


Reader comments

  • Celluloid

My thoughts exactly. I'm slowly waiting for Android to adopt all the things that made Windows Mobile such a better OS.

finally have been asking this simple yet useful feature for years.

  • Anonymous

And yet Sony was stupid enough to remove this from there albums.