Originally Answered: What's difference between email and Gmail? From Wikipedia: Electronic mail, most commonly called email or e-mail since around 1993, is a method of exchanging digital messages from an author to one or more recipients. Gmail is an email service, provided to you by Google.
Beside this, what is the use of Gmail account?
Gmail's interface also makes use of 'labels' (tags) – that replace the conventional folders and provide a more flexible method of organizing email; filters for automatically organizing, deleting or forwarding incoming emails to other addresses; and importance markers for automatically marking messages as 'important'.
Is a Gmail account a Microsoft account?
One can use a Gmail, Yahoo! Mail or any other email address to create a Microsoft account without actually signing up for Outlook.com service. That is, for instance, if you use your Gmail address to create Microsoft account on Windows 10, you will be able to use your Gmail address to sign in to Windows 10.