I am not sure whether you got any chance to look into the new look and feel with your Gmail account, if not please check it right away.
With the improved pixels and new look; Gmail team has introduced us with recent changes in its existing feature on Contacts.
New look has:
- Replaced "compose mail" with a button.
- Mail, Contacts, Tasks moved to top from bottom.
- Select All, Read, Unread other options are moved under a small drop down button which is adjacent to Archive box.
Updates to Contacts:
- As like email, we can now group/un-group contacts + key board shortcuts works with contacts.
- Sorting contacts with last/First name.
- Custom labels on phone#'s but synchronizing with your smart phones are not possible with this feature.
- Undo contacts actions, Structured maintenance,Auto Save and Merging bulk contacts are now easy.