Applications for editing documents using your smartphone benefit from most functions in Office Word, Excel, or PowerPoint and offer important facilities for those who need mobility. For Android, the most common office applications are:

  • OfficeSuite 8 + PDF Converter;
  • Polaris Office + PDF;
  • Microsoft Office Mobile;
  • WPS Office.

For iOS, the most common office applications for editing documents are:

  • Quickoffice Pro HD;
  • Pages, Numbers, Keynote;
  • Polaris Office.
 
OfficeSuite 8 + PDF Converter
applications for editing documents using your smartphone

It is the most popular applications for editing documents  created for Android.  

Characteristics:

– offers the possibility to view, create, edit complex PDF files and Microsoft Office attachments;
– offers full compatibility with Microsoft Office for DOC, DOCX, DOCM, XLS, XLSX, xlsm, PPT, pptx, PPS, ppsx, pptm, ppsm formats and support for PDF, RTF, TXT, LOG, CSV, EML, ZIP;
– integration with various cloud services such as Box, Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive and SugarSync;
– available in 56 languages.

Polaris Office + PDF
Applications for editing documents using your smartphone
Polaris Office is a useful application for editing a word or excel documents, presentations, and Adobe pdf files.
Benefits: – users receive free 2GB of storage space in the Cloud;
– automatic synchronization of files in the Cloud;
– Polaris Office optimized for smartphones.
Characteristics: – creating and editing Word documents, PowerPoint presentations, and Excel spreadsheets;
– compatible with Microsoft Office Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Adobe PDF (doc / docx, xls / xlsx, ppt / pptx, pdf, txt, HWP).
Supported languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Korean, Japanese, Russian, Chinese
Microsoft Office Mobile

Microsoft Office Mobile optimized for Android phones.
Benefits:
– the documents look like the original ones, thanks to the support for diagrams, animations, SmartArt illustrations, etc.
– when you make quick edits or add comments to a document, the formatting and content remain intact.
Characteristics:
– storage of documents in the Cloud through the OneDrive service;
– View recent reports – because Office Mobile connected to the Cloud, documents you have recently viewed on your computer are immediately available on your phone in the current documents panel.
– viewing and editing Office documents attached to e-mail messages.
– possibility to create new Word and Excel documents on the phone;
– generate or review comments made in Word and Excel documents on the phone. It is one of the best applications for editing documents.
– technical requirements: phone running Android 4.0 or later

Applications for editing documents using your smartphone
Microsoft Office Mobile optimized for Android phones.
Benefits:
– the documents look like the original ones, thanks to the support for diagrams, animations, SmartArt illustrations, etc.
Characteristics:
– storage of documents in the Cloud through the OneDrive service;
– View recent reports – because Office Mobile connected to the Cloud, documents you have recently viewed on your computer are immediately available on your phone in the current documents panel.
– viewing and editing Office documents attached to e-mail messages.
– possibility to create new Word and Excel documents on the phone;
– generate or review comments made in Word and Excel documents on the phone.
– technical requirements: phone running Android 4.0 or later.
WPS FREE Mobile Office
Applications for editing documents using your smartphone

Compatible with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, including PDF. View, edit office documents, presentations, and spreadsheets on any Android device. WPS Office offers features similar to what you will find on a desktop PC solution. You can share presentations with other smartphones and tablets using Wi-Fi.
Characteristics:
– unique design for Android smartphones and tablets;
– Fully compatible with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel
– you can open almost any file format, including DOC, XLS, PPT, TXT, PDF;
– paragraph formatting options, as well as the ability to add and edit images, shapes, tables and graphics directly in the presentation or document;
– sharing documents and presentations using WiFi or DLNA;
– send texts by e-mail;
– automatic file saving and document encryption;
– offers complete support for wireless printing; – support for 44 different languages;
WPS Office supports Android 2.3 or later.

Quickoffice Pro HD
Applications for editing documents using your smartphone

It is optimized for editing office documents on the iPad. You can transfer and manage files on your iPad via Evernote, Dropbox, Google Docs, Box, SugarSync.
Characteristics:
– create, view and edit Word documents (.doc .docx), Excel (.xls & .xlsx), PowerPoint (.ppt & .pptx);
– save files in PDF format;
– printing using iOS AirPrint;
– open, edit, and save files in SharePoint.

Pages, Numbers, Keynote for iOS
Applications for editing documents using your smartphone

Keynote, Pages, and Numbers are compatible with iOS 8.
Characteristics
Pages
– automatic and secure synchronization in iCloud.
– possibility to export epub.
– improved compatibility with Microsoft Word files.
– export in password-protected docx format.
– improvements in the resizing and positioning of the graphics.
Numbers
– automatic and secure synchronization in iCloud.
– improved compatibility with Microsoft Excel 2013 files.
– export in password-protected xlsx format.
– possibility of transfer between iPad, Mac, iPhone.
– option to import CSV.
– improved language support.
Keynotes
– automatic and secure synchronization in iCloud.
– Microsoft PowerPoint compatibility.
– export in pptx format.
– improved language support.
– improvements about the resizing and positioning of the graphics.