Sorry for screaming but the beauty and the usefulness, not to mention, simplicity that has been packed into the new Gmail is worth taking the leap.
Here’ how to switch:
See the picture on the left? Yes that’s right. At the bottom, there’s a Switch to the new look link. It’s as simple as that. Once clicked Gmail will do the rest. It will reload once and then you are set.
There’s a URL to learn all the new features of the all spanking new Gmail. Make sure to watch the video and Happy Gmailing!