These days you don’t have to depend on your computer to write and edit documents, spreadsheets and presentations. With devices getting smarter, powerful and bigger, you can work on your articles or presentations or spreadsheets right on your device. You can also use various hardware enhancements like a keyboard or stylus for ease. Here are some of the popular office apps which are Best Document Editor Apps for Android devices that’ll help you work.
Developer: Google Inc.
For a long time, Quick Office has been one of the best documents editing tool. This free app can create and edit your documents, presentations and spreadsheets and save it on standard Microsoft Office formats. The interface is simple and fairly easy to operate. The text will auto fit according to your screen size and it will appear larger too if you double tap. You can either create a new document or edit an existing one by importing it from your SD Card. Basic editing tools like bold, italic and underline, changing the fonts and size and aligning the paragraphs are included in the app. But no matter how perfect the app appears, there’ll still be some bugs. In case of Quick Office, some elements tend not to appear while viewing a document created on Microsoft Office. Ignore this flaw and you’ll find this app perfect.
Developer: Microsoft Corporation
This app comes straight from Microsoft – the developer of famous document editing suite. This app will let you create, view and edit Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents on the go. Viewing a ready-made document will not be a problem as it is optimized for viewing such documents on small screens. Unlike other office editing apps, you won’t have formatting issue while viewing documents created on Microsoft Office. And if you have an OneDrive account, you can view and edit document straight from the cloud.
Developer: Kingsoft Office Software Corporation Limited
Kingsoft Office is the most popular and usable office suite on the PlayStore which is fully compatible with Microsoft Office documents formats such as .docx, .xlsx, .pptx and others like .txt, .pdf, etc. Moreover, you can access you cloud storage such as Drive, Dropbox, OneDrive and view or edit them. Its feature rich editing tools and formatting options also make its great office suite.
Developer: INFRAWARE, INC.
This is another excellent office suite which will let you edit .docx, .xlsx, .pptx and pdf files. This app does the same thing other office app does with some extra features. Using this app, you and read out the highlighted part or entire document using its text-to-speech or TTS feature. This app also include an array of powerful editing tools. You can search and replace any words on it. It supports Chromecast which allows you to display documents on a Chromecast connected display. Unfortunately it doesn’t support cloud storage like Drive, DropBox, etc. if you’re using the free version.
Docs To Go
Developer: DataViz, Inc.
Docs To Go is another popular android office suite which lets you do what any office suit do – edit and create documents. You can, using this app, create Microsoft Office files right on your Android. You can also vies pdf files. While you can edit and view document on the free version; creating documents require user to pay for the feature.
Office Suite 7
Developer: Mobile Systems, Inc.
Price: $14.99 / Free
This is yet another great office suite for android, and a famous one too. What makes it great is its ability to convert PDF files to Word, Excel or ePub documents. Features like support for ODT, ODS and ODP formats are available as an in-app purchase. Other than that, it usual documents editing tool just like the apps mentioned above.