List of Office Software and Apps for Android

Stay Productive with Mobile Word Processor, Spreadsheet, and Presentation Apps

Find mobile office software and apps for your Android smartphone or other mobile device.

What is Android?

Android is an open source code that can be altered and distributed by developers of devices, apps, game consoles, and more. Google financially supported then acquired the Android code.

Available Android Office Suite Solutions

Your Android device very likely came with at least a pre-installed document reader, if not one of the free office software apps on this list. Keep in mind that these versions may only let you view word processing documents or it may let you view spreadsheets and presentations as well, but these are really only meant to get you started.

Before long, Android productivity users often decide to look for additional office software options. Hopefully, this list helps you on your way!

Where to Purchase Android Office Suite Apps

The online Google Play store is a major marketplace for Android apps but you can search online for other sources as well. Only download from reputable sources.

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Microsoft Office Mobile for Android - FREE

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Microsoft Office for Android continues to be a popular option for your smartphone. Also, the tablet version is available as a free preview version: Meet Microsoft Office for Android Tablets.

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Polaris Office for Android - FREE

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This suite lets you create and edit documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and Adobe PDF files.

Also users get a free 2GB of cloud storage and now supports Google's Chromecast display.

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Docs to Go for Android - FREE

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This free version allows you to view, edit, and create Microsoft Office files. You can also view Adobe PDF files.

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WPS Office for Android (Kingsoft Office) - FREE

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Kingsoft Office has been around for some time but is gaining popularity more recently due to its strong features.

This suite is available for Android in a few different versions, including a multilingual, HD Tablet Beta for Android 4.0 or higher, and simplified Android Reader.

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OfficeSuite 8 for Android - FREE or Paid

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Get this popular mobile office suite in a free version (which includes a PDF convertor) or pay about $9.99 for the premium version, which offers the same including even more features.

 

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Microsoft Office Online (Web Apps) - FREE

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One of the most popular solutions for anyone loyal to Microsoft Office is the comparatively simple version Microsoft currently offers for free, known as Office Online.

This version requires an internet connection and includes Android-compatible Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and OneNote apps.

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Google Apps (Google Docs) - FREE

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Natrually, Google's own online office suite, Google Docs, is available for Android. The online Google Apps available through Google's cloud environment known as Google Drive are also available for Android. Features are improving all the time, particularly relative to collaboration and syncing.

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LogMeIn - FREE or Paid

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LogMeIn lets you remotely access your home computer's desktop from your Android device.

Recently the company also added a new online file service called Cubby, a strong contender with other cloud storage solutions such as Dropbox or SugarSync.