Microsoft introduced Workplace 2021, a brand new perpetual model of the corporate’s Workplace suite, final month. Workplace 2021 will launch alongside the corporate’s new Home windows 11 working system on October 5, 2021. A Lengthy-Time period Servicing Channel launch model, referred to as Workplace LTSC 2021, is already obtainable for corporations.
What Microsoft didn’t reveal on the time of the announcement was pricing info.
A brand new submit on the German Microsoft Information portal by Bruno Daellenbach, Client & Machine Gross sales – Workplace Class Lead at Microsoft, lists Workplace 2021 editions and pricing info.
The next editions are talked about:
- Workplace Dwelling & Pupil 2021 contains Microsoft Phrase, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and Microsoft Groups for PC and Mac. It retails for €149,00.
- Workplace Dwelling & Enterprise 2021 contains all purposes of Workplace Dwelling & Pupil 2021 plus Microsoft Outlook for PC and Mac, and the rights to make use of the appliance in enterprise environments. It retails for $299,00.
To place the pricing into perspective. Workplace Dwelling & Pupil 2019 retails for €149.99, Workplace Dwelling & Enterprise 2019 for €299.00.
The worth for the Dwelling & Pupil version and the Dwelling & Enterprise version stay the identical. It’s possible that the value has not modified in different areas as nicely.
Workplace 2021 runs on Home windows 10, Home windows 11 and the three latest variations of Mac OS, in line with Microsoft’s submit on the information web site. Daellenbach notes that Workplace 2013 doesn’t assist Home windows 11 formally. The previous model of Workplace could also be unsupported, however it can possible run high quality on Home windows 11.
Workplace 2021 contains visible modifications, efficiency enhancements, Microsoft Search integration, Prompt Seek for Outlook, and different options reminiscent of a built-in Translator.
Among the options have already been built-in in Microsoft 365 Workplace purposes. One of many foremost variations to standalone variations of Workplace is, that Microsoft 365 purposes get characteristic updates often, whereas standalone variations of Workplace do not. Standalone variations, like Workplace 2019 or 2021, will get bug repair and safety updates solely.
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