What are the best apps like Word for Android?

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  1. 14

    #1Microsoft Word

    Microsoft Word

    Microsoft word is one of the most famous text processors all around the world. Well known by the users, it allows all kind of basic features involving text and images for quick and clean reports. It also permits PDF editing. 

    Apps

    Web, iOS, Android, Windows, Mac

    Free

    Terry Reyes
    Written on July 3, 2018
    "Word on Android is a pretty much handy app to have on my phone. I just wish they expand the smartphone app with features such as margin adjustments. Also, when I process a text on my phone and transfer it to PC there seems to be a differenc ein the format. I hope this gets fixed too."
  2. 14

    #2OfficeSuite

    OfficeSuite

    OfficeSuite is a cross-platform office suite application developed by MobiSystems. It has versions for Android, iOS and Microsoft Windows and adds extensive PDF abilities to its compatibility with the most frequently used Microsoft Office file formats.

    Apps

    Android, iOS, Windows

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Harold Carr
    Written on July 3, 2018
    "One of the best office app for me on Android. I never experienced crashes while using this app. Again I gotta disconnect my wifi or cellphone data or else ads will pop out. Overall, 5 stars"
  3. 11

    #3Polaris Office

    Polaris Office

    Polaris Office by Infraware, INC is a free office suite that runs on platforms such as Android, iOS, Windows, and macOS. It allows the editing of Microsoft Office file-formats and the viewing of PDF files.

    Software

    Android, iOS, Windows, Mac

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Ajay Patil
    Written on July 3, 2018
    "Pretty decent app for my word processing needs. The only thing I dont like are the ads ebcause they sometimes block my typing as they tend to appear anywhere on the app. But Polaris is good as it is."
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    #4Google Docs

    Google Docs

    Google Docs is a virtual space where you can write, edit, and collaborate with others wherever you are. This web-based app, website, and software is free and can be accessed using computers, Android, and iOS devices.

    Apps

    Web, Android, iOS

    Free

    Tiffany Perez
    Written on July 3, 2018
    "Gdocs has saved me a lot with its cloud based file saving. All I need is a stable internet connection from my cellular data then I can already type down the school papers which i need to pass immediately. It's so convenient and safe for me to keep my documents on gdrive too."
  2. 8

    #5WPS Office + PDF

    WPS Office + PDF

    WPS Office+PDF is the smallest size, all-in-one free office suite app focusing on helping you quick; easy to create, view and edit office documents and homework anytime and anywhere on smartphones and tablets.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Bryan Williams
    Written on July 3, 2018
    "I contacted them because I was so concerned with a new WPS account being created on my phone without my consent. I mean, how the heck did that even happen? Seems to me they're syncing my data without my consent. It's been weeks and no response from them yet whatsoever. "
  3. 6

    #6Docs To Go Free

    Docs To Go Free

    With Docs To Go Free you can view, create and edit text files, presentations, spreadsheets and pdfs. Also, you can protect your files with a password (paid service). 

    Apps

    iOS, Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Zachary Bates
    Written on July 3, 2018
    "I absolutely like using this to edit texts on phone. I really like tje open password protection for word for securing my word file on phone."
  4. 5

    #7SmartOffice - View & Edit MS Office files & PDFs

    SmartOffice - View & Edit MS Office files & PDFs
    SmartOffice is a useful and intuitive app to create, view and edit documents in different formats. All file formats include templates to aid new document creation. The app features also cloud support.
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Moisés Salinas
    Written on July 3, 2018
    "This app is ok but when someone sends me an editted file with marked editings, I cant even view it with this app. Is there any way to go around this??"
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    #8Quip - Docs, Chat, Spreadsheets

    Quip - Docs, Chat, Spreadsheets
    Quip is a simple place for work teams to create living documents. It combines chat, docs, task lists, and spreadsheets in one app, making collaboration fast and easy.
    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Angel Pillai
    Written on July 3, 2018
    "Interface is easy to navigate.  I like that I can use this toedit documents with my colleagues. Makes it a lot of easier for us."

Summary

Best What are the best apps like Word for Android
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Microsoft WordApps 14 Free
2OfficeSuiteApps 14 Free
3Polaris OfficeSoftware 11 Free
4Google DocsApps 9 Free
5WPS Office + PDFApps 8 Free
6Docs To Go FreeApps 6 Free
7SmartOffice - View & Edit MS Office files & PDFsApps 5 Free
8Quip - Docs, Chat, SpreadsheetsApps 1 Free
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