Office, which includes Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, is available on Mac as a subscription (Office 365) or software to purchase. Here we’ve gathered the most frequently asked questions about Office for Mac.
Availability of Office 2019 for Mac.
Unusually, Microsoft had announced a simultaneous update of the Windows versions and Mac versions of Office. In September 2018, the company has made available Office 2019 for the customers with a license, and then it was made available to other users a few weeks after.
The new features of Office 2019 are those that were presented as improvements to the Office 365 version.
This is the Focus mode, to improve the view of your document and hide all the toolbars, the integration of 2 new charts in Excel, an automatic translator or zooming in on Power Point.
What is the price of Office 2019 for Mac ?.
Office 2019 for Mac is proposed in two forms, software a is Microsoft Office home and Business 2019, the other is Microsoft Office home and Student 2019.
Whichever one you choose, you will receive the software and its functions in life, but you will not have updates that could be added.
The alternative would be to opt for Office 365, which comes in the form of subscription (annual or monthly).
Below are the details of what’s included in the two versions of Office for Mac, as well as their prices.
1 – Microsoft Office home and Small Business 2019.
It costs 299 € to Microsoft. It includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, 15 Gb of storage space on OneDrive.
2 – Microsoft home and Student 2019.
It costs 149 € to Microsoft. The pack includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote and 15 Gb of storage on OneDrive.
What is the price of Office 365 for Mac ?.
For Office 365 you have the choice between buying it at once or go through a yearly subscription or monthly.
You can also install it on multiple devices unlike Office and take advantage of additional features.
Here are the different Office 365 subscriptions in their details.
1 – Office 365 Family.
Office 365 home will cost you 99 €/year or 10 €/month. It is includes Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, 1 Tb of storage on OneDrive.
Office 365 home can be installed on multiple devices, Mac, iPad, tablets, or smartphones, up to 6 users.
Note that there is also a trial offer of a month.
2 – Office 365 Personal.
As its name implies, Office 365 Personal is not shared, unlike the previous.
This subscription is €69/year or 7 €/month. It includes Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, 1 Tb of storage on OneDrive. It can only be installed on 1 device.
3 – Office 365 University.
Office 365 University, 79 €, is for teachers and students (schools and universities). you will have access to Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, OneDrive with 1 Tb of storage. It is usable on multiple devices but by only a single user.
4 – Office 365 Business.
Businesses are not left behind on the tile, they can subscribe to Office 365 Business. This package is declined in 3 versions : Business to 8,80 € HT/month Business Premium 10,50 € HT/month and Business Essentials to 4.20 € HT/month.