App Round-up: Word Processors For The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus
The new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, with their large screens, make it easier than ever to type up and edit documents on the go. Apps that were relegated to iPads only are now incredibly useful on the iPhone. It's hard to find the right one though, there are tons of them, with different names, prices and features. We've picked out our favorite 3, balancing usability with features so that you can easily create and edit your important documents wherever you are.
iWord Processor Pro + PDF Expert
iWord is one of the most versatile mobile word processors we've ever seen. It's a full-featured program, allowing users to change text styles, margins, formatting, and more. It also allows users to take voice or hand-written notes, which is worth the price of admittance itself. One of its main attractions is its compatibility, it can convert PDF's to Word Documents and vice-versa, as well as importing Excel and Powerpoint files. This is an absolutely great App and is updated regularly with fixes and new features.
Get it here for $5.99.
Pages is Apple's own in-house word processor and their typical amount of polish is apparent here. While it's not as feature packed as some other editors, it was created especially for Apple devices so not only is it stable, but you can rest assured that it will be updated for years to come. With it being a first-party program, it has assess to the system's share feature, making sending a document via Mail, Messages, Twitter, or Facebook a snap.
Get it here for $.99.
Daedalus Touch is a bare-bones text editor with a twist. There are no documents, the program files everything as stacks of paper which makes it very easy to work on mutiple pages at once. It also has a great search function which lets it serve as a database of sorts if one is so inclined. Additional in-app purchases unlock advanced features like email exporting, Manual sync with Dropbox, and Markdown support.
Get it here for $0.99.