limits on Gmail to 50MB and now, a new feature has been introduced again. The
ability to stream video attachment before downloading them. This will let you
decide which video to download and which not to download.
attachment in Gmail, you would have to download it to your computer and open it
with a media player. Starting today, when opening an email with video
attachments, you will see a thumbnail of the video and have the ability to
stream it, right from inside Gmail,”
with an image from one of the frames of the video file. Double clicking on it
will open up a YouTube-style player that’ll stream the video at optimal
quality, and even allow you to adjust speeds, playback, and alter sound levels.
this feature is only available to desktop users beginning from today. We expect to see its
availability for mobile users soonest.