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Android POP3 Setup

Set up POP3 email on an Android or Google Nexus Phone

  1. If this is the first account you’re setting up on the Google Android device, tap Mail. Otherwise, from the Home screen choose “Mail > Menu > More > New Account…”
  2. By tapping the option at the bottom of the list, set the account type as “Other (POP3/IMAP)” and select “Manual Setup”

    Droid Google Nexus POP3 setup image 1
  3. Then input the following information:

    1. Protocol - set to POP
    2. Email address  - the e-mail address that you are going to be using (e.g.
    3. Username - This is the same as your email address.
    4. Password – The password you used when you created your email account, please note the password is case sensitive
    5. POP Server -
    6. Security Type- From the list of options, select TLS
    7. Server Port – Change port number to 995
  4. POP3 email Google Android or Nexus Phone 2
  5. Then click next:

    1. Check the “Login Required” tick box and then re-enter your user name and password (if not auto filled)
    2. SMTP Server -Type in
    3. Security Type- Select TLS from list of options
    4. Server Port – Change port number to 465
  6. Click next and then save your details.
  7. Your mail account is now ready for use.


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