Official Microsoft Office Android app landing in March 2013: Report (Update)

We already have several applications that handle Microsoft Office documents in the Google Play store, but an official app from Microsoft still eludes. But, not for long, according to The Verge, Redmond giant is planning to release Office 2013 for Android in March 2013.

Microsoft product manager Petr Bobek has reportedly confirmed the timing to a Czech site, while the existence of Android app was further confirmed in press release issued in Czech Republic, which states the following:

“In addition to Windows, Office will be also available on other operating systems, Windows Phone, Windows RT, Mac OS, Android, iOS and Symbian.”

Microsodt Office 2013 PC  version is set for a consumer launch in February next year, further revealed the press release, which means, it will only take one more month to see the official Android app in Google Play.

Update: Microsoft’s lead of corporate communications has taken to Twitter to quash the Microsoft Office release date reports. According to him, the information shared by Czech office of Microsoft is not accurate. Here is his


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2 thoughts on “Official Microsoft Office Android app landing in March 2013: Report (Update)

    Prithvi

    (October 11, 2012 - 1:01 am)

    “not accurate” perhaps as far as the date/time is concerned BUT could be true for later????

    sushrut

    (October 10, 2012 - 10:40 pm)

    Already many free apps are available at Google Play to operate Mcrosoft Office files.

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