GlobalProtect App for Android User Experience Enhancements

GlobalProtect app 5.0 for Android introduces a more streamlined app interface and intuitive user experience.
Software Support: Starting with GlobalProtect™ App 5.0
OS Support: Android 5.0 and later releases
GlobalProtect app 5.0 for Android endpoints has been enhanced to provide a more intuitive user experience, a more modern and streamlined app interface, and an improved connection process.
The following enhancements and changes are introduced in GlobalProtect app 5.0 for Android endpoints:
Feature
Description
Android Enhancements
Native Android App Experience
GlobalProtect app 5.0 features a native Android app experience that enables GlobalProtect to access the endpoint’s built-in capabilities (such as system notifications) and run more seamlessly on the endpoint.
App Interface Enhancements
Home Screen
GlobalProtect app 5.0 features a simplified home screen that displays the state of the GlobalProtect connection and enables end users to connect to or disconnect from GlobalProtect.
Settings Menu
GlobalProtect app 5.0 introduces a consolidated settings menu from which users can select, view, and modify GlobalProtect app settings.
User Experience Enhancements
Seamless Login
GlobalProtect app 5.0 features a more streamlined and seamless connection experience.
Notification Handling
GlobalProtect app 5.0 introduces a new way to view and handle notifications.
Refer to the following sections to learn more about the enhancements introduced in this release:

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