Microsoft launches Office for Android, bringing together Word, Excel and PowerPoint in just one app

In addition to bringing tools such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint, the Microsoft Office app delivers new work features; check out

If you are a user of Microsoft Office and Google Drive on your smartphone, you must have already asked yourself: why not unite all the apps?. It seems that finally Microsoft noticed this and the company just launched another Office, an Android application that meets Excel, Word and Power point.

O Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and more is available free of charge only to users of Android (click here to download). In addition to using the company's main tools, you'll be able to turn images into documents, record notes and quick ideas, create and sign PDFs.

The application also received new usability features. With it, it is possible to photograph printed tables and turn them into spreadsheets Excel, create presentations on Power point making image selections on your smartphone and registering a document and editing it in Word.

Microsoft Office appNew Microsoft Office application interface

The multifunctional application also allows you to share files with nearby devices and a QR Code scanner. However, the app please do not support devices with horizontal screens, such as tablets and Chromebooks. The company explains that, for now, it is only available for smartphones and will soon be released for tablets.

Any user can access Word, Excel and PowerPoint without the need to log in. However, if you want to use the cloud for storage, the application requires your Microsoft.

Office logo For now, the Office app is only available for the Android system

The new Microsoft Office very welcome for those who work and edit various documents. This feature eliminates the need to enter and exit various tools, helping with usability and productivity. In addition, it saves cell phone storage, as you won't have to download three or more different applications, for example.

I found it very practical. If you don’t use full Office apps often, a simpler option than with all the necessary apps, said one of the users on Google Play. Offers Office services integrated into a single application that can scan, extract text and tables, convert image and text to PDF, highlighted another.

Microsoft Office appSeparate Microsoft Office applications are still available

THE Microsoft says he does not intend to end independent applications. With respect to the iOS, gives Apple, it is in the testing phase and should be released soon.

What did you think of the new multifunctional app Microsoft Office? If you have already taken the test by action, comment below on your impressions.