Exchange is available for many smart phones and wireless devices. Support for these devices is categorized by platform Operating System (OS) and connectivity software rather than by device or wireless carrier.
Exchange ActiveSync is part of the Exchange Server and is natively supported by Windows Mobile phones, iPhones, and other devices. It requires no additional hardware or administration on the backend and no additional license fees.
The following types of devices and platforms are supported:
- iPhone (Version 2.x and later and Enterprise data plan)
- Windows Phones
- Android (Version 2.2 and later)
- Blackberry 10
Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP) Software For Email
Exchange supports any kind of secure IMAP client for access to email only. Support for IMAP clients on mobile devices is the same as support for computer clients—limited to providing the back-end service.