Fully installed Office applications
Get the all-new 2016 versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, and more, downloaded directly to your favorite devices. You can keep working even if you’re not online.1
Install on multiple devices
Get the full Office experience on 5 PCs or Macs, 5 tablets (including Windows, iPad, and Android), and 5 phones.2
Access from anywhere
Use OneDrive cloud storage to get instant access to your documents, photos, and videos. Edit and share them online anytime, anywhere, on all your devices.
Always up to date
Every new upgrade is included so you'll always have the most up-to-date version as soon as it's available.
Office 365 Home includes
Current versions are Office 2016 for PC and Office 2016 for Mac1
Create, polish, and share beautiful documents.
Analyze and visualize your data in new and intuitive ways.
Create, collaborate, and effectively present your ideas.
Harness your thoughts in your very own digital notebook.
Organize email, coordinate schedules, and stay up to date with contacts.
Create your own custom database apps fast, and harness the power of your data.
Print and share professional-looking publications with powerful, easy-to-use tools.
Get 1TB OneDrive cloud storage per user, for up to 5 users.
Call mobile and landline phones with 60 monthly Skype minutes per user, for up to 5 users.3
PC: 1 gigahertz (Ghz) or faster x86- or x64-bit processor with SSE2
Mac: Intel processor
Required Operating System
PC: Windows 7 or later, Windows 10 Server, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2008 R2, or Windows Server 2012
Mac: Mac OS X 10.10 or later
iOS: Office for iPad and iPhone requires iOS 8.0 or later. Office for iPad Pro requires iOS 9.0 or later.
Android: Office for Android can be installed on tablets and phones that are running Android KitKat 4.4 or later version and have an ARM-based or Intel x86 processor.
PC: 1GB RAM (32 bit); 2GB RAM (64 bit)
Mac: 4 GB RAM
Required Hard Disk Space
PC: 3.0GB of available disk space
Mac: 6 GB HFS+ hard disk format
PC: 1024 x 768 resolution
Mac: 1280 x 800 resolution
Graphics hardware acceleration requires a DirectX 10 graphics card.
A touch-enabled device is required to use any multi-touch functionality. However, all features and functionality are always available by using a keyboard, mouse, or other standard or accessible input device. Note that new touch features are optimized for use with Windows 8 or later.
Additional System Requirements
Internet functionality requires an Internet connection.
Microsoft account required.
Product functionality and graphics may vary based on your system configuration. Some features may require additional or advanced hardware or server connectivity.
We're here to help
We’re the company that built Office, so we know it better than anybody. As an Office 365 subscriber, you can get help right away from Microsoft-trained experts by phone or chat at no extra charge.
Installation and FAQHow do I install Office?
After purchase, you can install Office at www.office.com/myaccount. For more information, see the FAQ.
Watch the video to see how to install Office.
What's the difference between Office 365 plans and Office 2016 suites?
Office 365 plans include the complete suite of Office applications, plus other services that are enabled over the Internet, including extra cloud storage with OneDrive and Skype minutes for home use. With Office 365 you get the full, installed Office experience on PCs, Macs, tablets (including Windows, iPad, and Android) and smartphones. Office 365 plans are available as a monthly or annual subscription. With Office 365, upgrades are always included with your subscription.
Office 2016 suites, including Office Home & Student and Home & Business, include applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote; they are available as a one-time purchase for use on a single PC or Mac. The applications are not automatically updated; to get the latest version, you must purchase Office again when the new version becomes available.
Watch the video to see the differences between Office 365 and Office 2016.
See all Office FAQs