As Microsoft prepares for the release of Windows 11, the company announced a new version of Microsoft Office 2021. This software package includes Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and more, and it will be available on October 5 with Windows 11.
Prior to the release, the company detailed some new features and the one-time price that consumers and students pay for Office 2021, the latest subscription-free version of Office.
Office Home and Student 2021 costs $ 149.99 and includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote and Microsoft Teams for PC and Mac. Those looking for the business version can expect to pay $ 249, and it has all the same things as the regular version along with all the business apps and features.
What makes this a great thing is that Office 2021 brings with it many features that were previously only available to Microsoft 365 subscribers. This list of features includes Microsoft Teams video calling, real-time document collaboration, and of course the new interface.
This latest version also adds new data types, translation tools, editing enhancements, an updated drawing tab, additional graphical format support, and improved performance. Here is a complete list of everything new.
For those wondering, Microsoft Office 2021 supports Windows 11, Windows 10 and the latest three versions of macOS.