Microsoft Office for iPad: Early Reviews of the Word, PowerPoint & Excel Apps


Yesterday Microsoft announced the long-awaited release of Microsoft Office for iPad. You can install the individual apps for free. You’ll need to pay to get the full capabilities of these mobile versions of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel for the iPad. Here are three early reviews:

Gizmodo
Microsoft Office for iPad: Full Video Walkthrough and Hands On

PC World
Microsoft Office for iPad review: Finally! True productivity on your tablet

Mashable
Microsoft Office for iPad Isn’t Perfect, But It’s What We Needed All Along

Links to the Apps
Word for iPad
Excel for iPad
PowerPoint for iPad


About Andy Brovey

Dr. Andy Brovey, The Portable Prof, helps others make sense and make use of digital tools through his work, websites and social media. He has over 30 years experience in educational technology, including teaching, administration and professional development. In 2007, Apple Inc. recognized his work and named him an Apple Distinguished Educator. He started this iPad Academy website shortly after the first iPad went on sale to help others become more comfortable and competent with the iPad, in person and online. His latest venture is Teach About Tech, a resource marketplace for technology trainers.