I prefer to create, edit, and design documents on Mac. However, with the availability of a wide range of high-quality document creation apps for the iPhone, I choose my iOS device to create praiseworthy documents whenever I’m on the go.
You can effortlessly create good-looking documents, edit them using numerous tools, and sync them with your favorite cloud services. Primarily based on functionality, these are the best document creation apps for the iPhone and iPad. Let’s head over to know more about these top apps!
1. Google Docs
“Google Docs” is a top class document creator app. You can effortlessly create a new document and will be able to edit it on the move. It also allows you to open, edit and save Microsoft Word documents right from inside the app.
As whatever you type is automatically saved, you don’t have to worry about saving your files. You can add and respond to comments with ease. Protect your personal files using password, share them with your friends and even work together on the same documents. Even better, you will work on your important documents even offline.
2. Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Office Lens)
Microsoft Office has always been one of the best document creation suites. It makes document creation fast and easy. You can choose from real document layout or easy-to-read layout to create a top quality document.
It lets you view your email attachments and access them from Dropbox, OneDrive, SharePoint. Add charts, images, tables, and footnotes to improve the quality of the documents. Moreover, you can print your files via AirPrint-enabled printers.
While Excel lets you create and manage spreadsheets with ease, PowerPoint is designed to create a dashing presentation with a variety of great tools. Office Lens allows you to trim, improve and make the photos of the whiteboard as well documents readable. It even converts images into editable Word or PowerPoint files.
These Office apps are available for free.
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3. iWork from Apple
iWork consists of three apps Pages, Keynote, and Numbers. With pages, you can easily create top class documents and choose from various tools to enrich them.
The Numbers lets you quickly add charts, tables, and images that showcase every aspect of your data. Keynote is perfect for creating amazing slideshows. The advanced graphics tools help you design slides with absolute precision.
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4. OfficeSuite & PDF editor
OfficeSuite & PDF editor is arguably one of the best document creation apps for your iOS devices. With more than five million downloads, the app claims to be a leader in this category. You can trust its five year’s experience in serving countless users of iPhone and iPad. You can quickly create, view, and edit Word, Excel, and PowerPoint documents on your iOS device. A step further, you can perform advanced PDF operations on this app.
A Cloud storage manager allows you to access your documents anywhere in the world. You can edit those documents and upload in the cloud. MobySystems Drive offers you 5GB free cloud space once you sign in. You get cloud support of Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive, OneDrive for Business, Yandex Drive and Box.
Price: Free (Premium Full License: $19.99)
5. Documents by Readdle
Documents by Readdle is incredible. It is a hub for all your office files and more. It allows you to read, listen, view and annotate various file formats. This app also acts as your music and video player, as well as a file downloader. A web browser is built right into it, which is easy to access. You have to swipe left on a tag, and you are inside a browser.
The app also acts as your file manager and has the ability to connect with various services like Dropbox, Google Drive, One Drive, FTP Server, etc. Overall it is a must-have app for your device. It takes your iPhone to the next level!
Price: Free (Professional PDF Editor: $49.99)
6. Polaris Office
Used by over 90 million people across the world, this compact app is a respectable choice for creating, opening, editing, saving, and storing your documents.
I would say that the ads in the free version are intrusive and irritating, but it lets you get your job done quickly and effortlessly. Polaris Office is compatible with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Google Docs, PDF, etc. Even without extracting ZIP files, you can open and read all types of documents on your iPhone or iPad. The app has a pen and pointer features, which makes it easy to deliver mobile presentations. You can also sync your data with various cloud services.
Price: Free (Premium Service: $39.99)
7. WPS Office
This app has been around since 1989. I first used WPS Office in 2014 when it came pre-installed with an Android phone I bought. Since then, I have had good reviews for them. WPS Office is an excellent document viewer and editing app you can download. I remember using it for some of my college works. The app is used by millions and maintains good ratings on the App Store.
It enables you to work on various formats like Word, Excel, PDF, Presentation, Spreadsheet, Memo, Document Scanner, etc. It allows you to create, view, edit, and share the documents. This makes it a one-stop solution for all your needs.
WPS Office also supports the automatic saving of your documents to various cloud services like Dropbox, Google Drive, Box, One Drive, etc. On top of everything, it has Night Mode.
Price: Free (WPS VIP Yearly: $29.99)
That’s all for now!
With these apps, Document creation is incredibly simple on iOS devices. Though iWork and Office apps do lead the charge, other apps are not far behind regarding features and functionality. Is any of your favorite app not included in this list? Let me know that in the comments.
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