Microsoft launches Office for iPad and announces its price

Microsoft Office is now available for the iPad with iOS 7.0 or higher. Just as planned Satya Nadella announced the arrival of the iPad of the popular office suite by Microsoft which is available for download in 135 countries and 29 languages ​​but with prices that do not quite convince everyone.

Office for iPad

By the time Word, Excel and Powerpoint are the three tools available, perhaps the most popular and sought after by thousands of users who cast them in their tablets. The responsible of Microsoft business have also pressed for its product landing on a different platform to Windows since estimated revenues of more than 1,000 million dollars annually if the 10% of the iPad users download their products.

And how much will cost this Office for iPad? Therefore see the documents will be free but for editing you will need a subscription to Office 365 which costs 99 euros per year. The student version is cheaper because it costs 79 euros for 4 years but we have to compare those prices with free alternatives on the market to perform the same tasks.

Microsoft has said that it has adapted the applications for these devices and that they take advantage of all its features like touch gestures. In this video presentation, you can get an idea of the performance of these applications:

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