Microsoft Announces 12 Million Downloads Of Word, Excel, PowerPoint & OneNote Apps For iPad

Office for iPad downloads

At a press event in San Francisco last month, Microsoft announced Office for iPad suite. Office for iPad suite includes Word, Excel and PowerPoint apps to be specific. OneNote for iPad is already available in App Store and Microsoft released an updated OneNote version for iPad with new design. Reviews of the new Office for iPad suite were on the positive side and even the consumer reaction was great. Consumer response was evident from the fact that Office for iPad apps including Word, Excel and PowerPoint now ranked No.1, No.2 and No.3 in Apple iTunes App Store in several markets around the world. Also, OneNote for iPad was rising among the Top 10 lists in several markets.

Today, Microsoft announced that there were over 12 million downloads of Office apps for iPad.

@Office: More than 12m downloads of Word, Excel, PPT & OneNote for #iPad from the @AppStore pic.twitter.com/8MtGTGykZz

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  • donzebe

    12 million is good news, keeping Microsoft popular is good for the ecosystem.

  • techieg

    Not surprised as MS Office was and still is the most in-demand app on that platform. Now, let the Office 365 subscriptions start/continue to role for those who need to go from viewing office docs to editing/creating docs.