If you’ve been wanting to give Office 2011 for Mac a spin then take note, there is now a free Office 2011 for Mac trial available for download from Microsoft. The free trial gives you full access to the Office 2011 for Mac suite of products for 30 days.
The latest Office for Mac productivity suite is a major refresh that delivers a modern look and feel to Office apps like Word and PowerPoint on OS X. The free trial is a 600MB download and can be converted to a full version at the end of the 30 day period. Specifically you can choose between Home and Student and Home and Business editions of Office 2011 for Mac.
Office 2011 for Mac includes trials of the following applications:
Outlook is only available in the Home & Business edition when you purchase Microsoft Office for Mac 2011.
Right now you can only purchase the Office applications as a whole, but who knows, we may see Microsoft offer individual apps like Word or PowerPoint in the Mac App store at some point down the road.
If you convert your trial and buy direct from Microsoft you will pay $149 for the Office for Mac 2011 Home and Student or $279 for the Office For Mac Home & Business 2011 editions.
You can get a better deal by purchasing from Amazon where you’ll find the following Office for Mac 2011 deals. To convert your trial all you need to do is enter the product key you get with your purchase, no re-installation needed.
- [amazon_link id=”B003YCOJA8″ target=”_blank” ]Office For Mac Home & Student 2011[/amazon_link] – $99.99
- [amazon_link id=”B003YCOJAI” target=”_blank” ]Office For Mac Home & Student Family Pack 2011[/amazon_link](3 installations in one household) – $124.22
- [amazon_link id=”B003YCOJAS” target=”_blank” ]Office for Mac Home and Business 2011[/amazon_link] – $174.99
- [amazon_link id=”B003YCOJB2″ target=”_blank” ]Office for Mac Home and Business Multi Pack 2011[/amazon_link] (1 user with 2 Macs) – $227.22