Microsoft Word for Android has been introduced more than 1 billion times


Microsoft as of late hit an especially striking achievement: its Android version of Microsoft Word has passed the 1 billion imprint for introduces, as indicated by the Google Play Store (through Android Police).

The organization’s other Office applications are likewise doing truly well. Spreadsheet application Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and OneDrive each have in excess of 500 million introduces, while email customer Outlook for Android has in excess of 100 million introduces. Android Police calls attention to that these figures aren’t really downloads from Google’s Play Store, taking note of that Microsoft has a few concurrences with certain producers to preinstall its applications on different gadgets.

The achievement is likewise somewhat unexpected. A month ago, Bill Gates noted in a meeting that his “most prominent mix-up ever” was passing up the portable OS world, taking note of that there’s space for one contender for iOS, and that it ought to have been “a characteristic thing for Microsoft to win.” But, while Microsoft’s versatile endeavors have never achieved the accomplishment of its rivals, its portable variants of Microsoft Office still appreciate a lot of market entrance, much like their work area partners.