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Polaris Office iPhone app review – Brilliant way to edit your documents on the go

For anyone who loves to edit MS Office files on an iDevice, there are lots of cool apps available on the App Store, especially if you own an iPad, document editing is a matter of simple taps on the go. Indeed, choosing the best among them is where you feel the worth of your money. If you are looking for a new document editor, Polaris Office is a sure shot winner to choose!

I can definitely say this is one of the best app I have ever tried to edit MS Office documents, especially on my iPhone. Polaris Office lets you to edit .doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, .pptx and .txt files on your iPhone in a way you can never imagine. With the intuitive controls, you can create a new document with just a tap. This app supports cloud services such as Google Docs, Dropbox and Box.net.

polaris office review for iPhone

If you choose the latest version such as .docx, .xlsx or .pptx, the app comes with the predefined templates as you see in your PC. You can search for any documents using the search option available on top right. I was surprised to see the options available when I added a new document in the app. It is simply the replacement of your MS Office desktop version.

The app doesn’t miss any features you avail on the PC version of MS Office. You can add an image from your photo gallery, camera, hyperlinks and even a table into the document. There is undo button, aligning and formatting of text is very easy as you do in a PC version.  Once you are done with the document, you can easily save in your device. Also, you can directly get a print of your document right from this app.

polaris office review for iPad

The interesting thing is, Polaris Office allows users to view the document both in portrait and landscape mode, which is a must for any document editor. Polaris Office supports Korean, English, Japanese and Chinese languages. It is very easy to use and the controls are simple that allows an easy of managing documents.

Overall, Polaris Office is excels in many ways and stands out from any of its competitors. The app is on a bit costly side for $12.99 on the App Store. The developers say they are running a price promotion for the app where the original cost is $19.99. So if you are looking for a document editor, I strongly recommend for this one!

Our Rating: [starreview tpl=16][4.6/5]

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  1. Ive been looking for and testing word procesding apps of many many types, and I AGREE with you! Question. Are you aware of Polaris widgets and a source for them? For ease and speed of access to Polaris submenus. Thx…


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