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Power BI mobile optimized reports now generally available for phones

Microsoft has announced that Power BI mobile phone reports are now generally available. With this new release, Power BI Desktop users can now tailor a portrait view of their existing report for mobile users, but the company has also brought several improvements to both authoring and exploring phone reports:

  • It’s now possible to scroll on phone reports to see all data, which will also allow users to add more visualizations to their reports.
  • Microsoft has also added a new icon to identify phone reports, which will only appear after republishing a report that has been optimized for mobile.
  • iOS and Android users can now use a pull to refresh gesture to update a report with the latest data, while a refresh button has been added for Windows 10 Mobile
  • iOS and Android users can also Share and annotate phone reports and visualizations right from the Power BI app
power bi phone reports

You can now fit more visualizations into your phone report

To learn how to create reports optimized for the Power BI phone apps, we invite you to check this detailed tutorial that Microsoft published last month. And if you didn’t try the Power BI mobile apps yet, you can get them from the download links below.

Power BI Mobile
Power BI Mobile
Developer: Microsoft Corporation
Price: Free
Microsoft Power BI
Microsoft Power BI
Price: Free
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Are you looking forward to optimize your Power BI reports for mobile?