Microsoft Releases Office 365 Home Premium
By Cássio Lima on January 29, 2013 - 2:55 PM
Today, Microsoft announced worldwide availability of Office 365 Home Premium, a reinvention of the company’s flagship Office product line for consumers. Office 365 Home Premium is a cloud service designed for busy households and people juggling ever-increasing work and family responsibilities.
The new offering includes the latest and most complete set of Office applications; works across up to five devices, including Windows tablets, PCs and Macs; and comes with extra SkyDrive storage and Skype calling – all for USD 99.99 for an annual subscription, the equivalent of USD 8.34 per month.
Simultaneously, Microsoft released Office 365 University for college or university students, faculty and staff at a price of just USD 79.99 for a four-year subscription – the equivalent of USD 1.67 per month. Globally, the company also released updated versions of the traditional Office suite: Office Home and Student 2013, Office Home and Business 2013 and Office Professional 2013. Office 365 for businesses will be released globally with new capabilities on Feb. 27.