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Which email?


New member
Jul 1, 2014
Over the years, I have streamed down considerably from multiple Gmail accounts.
Today I have one gmail, one yahoo and my iCloud address.
To be perfectly honest I never really used my iCloud address before, but now I'm thinking, since all my devices will be Apple, perhaps I should start?

I don't like gmail much, as a Google product, I feel iffy about privacy issues, but I've had it for a long time, it's connected to a lot of stuff.
Got the Yahoo not too long ago because I wanted to start shifting away from Google, so that's usually the account I use for online shopping and it's the email address I used for my Apple ID.

What are the advantages of the iCloud email address, if any?


Ambassador Team Leader, Senior Moderator
Jan 8, 2012
Other than seamless integration with Apple products, nothing really, in my opinion.