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April 15, 2014 at 7:42 AM

Microsoft launches $70/year Office 365 subscription

Microsoft today launched Office 365 Personal, its lower-priced subscription option for users who want to use Office on only one PC or Mac and one tablet.

Office 365 Personal is priced at $69.99 for a one-year subscription or $6.99 a month if paying month-to-month.

Previously, the package offered to most consumers was Office 365 Home, which can be used on up to five PCs or Macs and up to five tablets and costs about $100 a year or $10 a month.

Microsoft had announced earlier this year — ahead of the Office for iPad launch — that it would be offering Office 365 Personal,

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