Microsoft Store is the online store for microsoft software and services. The office 365 personal is an addition to the Microsoft Office series. On purchasing the new office 365 a user can install it on one windows PC or Mac, and one tablet. On top of that, microsoft provides fully installed versions of softwares(like word, powerpoint, etc,.), 1TB free cloud storage and free 60 minutes per month for skype calls for one year.
Office 365 personal is compatible with Mac OS X 10.10 and windows 7 or later versions.This version of office 365 can be installed on one different device each. Which means, the user can install it on one PC, one tabled and one mobile phone. All the applications provided in the package of office 365 have been fully updated for the best user experience. Because of the auto-update features in it, the office 365 will always be up to date whenever any update is released from Microsoft.
Office 365 personal includes Microsoft word, Microsoft excel, Microsoft powerpoint, onenote, publisher, Microsoft access and outlook all updated to their latest versions. The office 365 personal is available at a price of $70 and includes all the features mentioned above.
Diving a bit into the requirements of office 365, it requires a 1 gigahertz or faster processor. It needs 1GB RAM for 32 bit OS and 2GB RAM for 64 bit OS in windows. However, a Mac requires 4GB of RAM to properly operate this version of Microsoft Office.
The software requires minimum 3 GB of hard disk space on windows PC and 6 GB of hard disk space on Mac for installation. Apart from that, it requires a directX10 graphics card for display. Users need to set up a microsoft account to register the original office 365 with the microsoft website. With Office 365 you will get the full Office experience on PCs, Macs, tablets (including Windows, iPad, and Android) and smartphones. Office 365 plans can be purchased as a monthly or annual subscription. With Office 365, upgrades are always included with your subscription.
Microsoft also offers office 365 university subscription for full and part time enrolled college and university students and staff and faculty in accredited institutions. Under this program office 365 can be installed on two separate devices of each type.
The onedrive cloud storage which comes free with office 365 gives the user freedom to upload and save documents and files of all sorts into the cloud. These documents can be accessed anywhere any time thus providing freedom from carrying storage devices everywhere.
The difference between purchasing office 365 and office 2016 suite are the updates. Office 365 is updated automatically every time a new update is available whereas office 2016 suites are never updated and a new version has to be purchased every time an update is made.
Microsoft is also known for its helpful customer support. You can chat with their customer support executives at any time regarding any issues you face with the software package.