Finally,Microsoft office apps are available on chromebooks. Microsoft has been testing quite long the availability and smooth running of office apps on Chromebooks,as up till now it was only limited to PixelBooks. Now the testing of office apps are successfully concluded as confirmed by Chrome Unboxed reports. Office apps can be seen on Google Play Store in Chromebooks and can be downloaded from there.
Chromebooks are used in many schools in USA and is quite popular among students. Microsoft has specified that devices larger than 10.1 inch are required to have Office 365 subscription to create, print or edit the documents. Office apps have same features as Microsoft word or excel app running on any Android phone or tablets. As many of the schools has mostly purchased the Office 365 subscription, so it won’t be much of issue for Chromebooks used in schools
Chrome unboxed reports has confirmed few of the devices that they have successfully tested office apps running on Chromebooks are Samsung Chromebook Pro, Pixelbook, Acer Chromebook 15 (two different models of it) and the Acer C771.