The preview includes all elements of the popular productivity suite.
Only available via iCloud Beta for now, it comes with 1GB of free iCloud storage for new account signups.
MacFormatChris Phin is less than impressed with Microsoft's last ditch attempt to get us to use Office apps on iOS.
Industry voiceWindows 8 left many baffled with its attempt to be effective on the desktop and touchscreen at the same time.
With Office for iPad already out, Microsoft may want to continue capitalizing on its competitors before turning to its flock.
Office for iPad launched in March, and the latest update adds printer support and new features for PowerPoint and Excel.