Microsoft released Office 2016 for Mac. Universal Office applications for Windows will be ready 29 Jul
After the phase of beta testing which started in March, Microsoft released a new version of the package for working with documents on computers from Apple. Office 2016 has become the first update to Office for Mac with the previous version 5 years ago. With it the software finally became relevant, and contains all the modern features in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and OneNote.
New Office 2016 offers a much-needed redesign, new features, support for Retina displays and the integration of cloud services.
The package is available in 139 countries and in 16 languages, but can be downloaded only by users with Office 365 subscription. If you want to buy Office 2016 for Mac separately – it can be done in September.
Meanwhile, universal (optimized for touch screens) the Office apps for Windows 10 will be available in the final version on July 29. On the same day, when will be released the final version of Windows 10, these apps will get rid of the status «preliminary version» in which they arrived in the winter. This news was confirmed by Microsoft edition ZDNet.
Desktop version of Office 2016 for Windows is scheduled for autumn, but a preview version is available since may for all interested users.