As we all know that Microsoft has its consumer liking cloud service is a fabulous one for the families as well as other having several PCs and devices. But the folks can also purchase a standalone Office suite in order to get the same Office 2013 stuffs according to their wishes which also is going to save the money of the individuals. So let’s build up a good comparison to get you an accurate decision.
Office 365 Home Premium: - This is with the contribution license that costs $99.99 family unit yearly and the number of installs is of 5 PCs for each devices. You will find that the Office 365 Home Premium come up with 5 licenses to Office Professional 2013 in which it has included the core Office apps which are OneNote, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Together with these you will also find Outlook, access as well as publisher and also there are certain other additional like Office on Demand, 20 GB extra SkyDrive storage space jointly with 60 minutes Skype world minutes/month. There are even uninterrupted upgrades for the continuation of the subscription. In US the charge is set for $99.99 yearly.
Office 365 Small Business Premium: - Even though we call it as same but still the Office 365 Small Business Premium lives with certain differences. The differences have its good value with Office 365 Home Premium in the view of mutually technology as well as licensing. This one shows its five licenses to Office Professional Plus 2013 and this segment carries the core Office applications that includes OneNote, Word, Excel, PowerPoint as well as Outlook, Access, Publisher. Certain others which are included are Lync and InfoPath.
Apart from these it also is offered with Office on Demand, 25 GB of inbox in Exchange Online (10 GB plus 500 MB per user in SharePoint Online) together with shared calendars. There is even the other bringing like public facing plus intranet web site potentiality having custom domains and unending upgrades (subscription). The charge of it per user is set for $149.99 yearly (US) and it has been especially device aiming at the business purpose and multiple users. The 5 PC per device installs licenses for per user and not for per unit.
Office 2013 Home and Student: - It has everlasting licensing that means you need to buy it once and can make use of it till the time you desire to. The retail price is set for $139.99 and installs 1 PC per device. This one is a traditional variant of Office suite which facilitates with the core Office apps only including Excel, PowerPoint, Word and OneNote. The change log has brought its installation on one PC and if you remember about its previous versions then it lets you to have 3 installs.
Office 2013 Home and Business: - Same as the previous one this one also has perpetual license with a price of $219.99, installing 1 PC per device. Again it has some similarity like this one is also the traditional variant of the Office suite consisting the core Office applications of PowerPoint, OneNote, Word, Excel and Microsoft Outlook. As discussed above this one also is installed on a single PC. You must have seen the cost of it but that copy of Outlook charges an extra of $80.
Office Professional 2013: - This part also goes parallel to the version of Office that you get with Office 365 (Home Premium) but the difference is that the version is traditional here of the Office suite. The various core applications of Office which are included are the same Excel, PowerPoint, Word and OneNote. The rest of the other additions are Outlook, Access, and Publisher. In this case it is installed on one PC having a retail price of $399.99 and possesses one time license purchase with unlimited use.