“Serious number-crunchers will prefer Excel, but Numbers is more than enough for home and small business users, and the new interactive charting is a major plus,” Edward Mendelson reports for ITProPortal. “Another major plus is Numbers’ cross-platform support that lets you use the same worksheet in OS X, iOS, and the web. And under OS X, Numbers feels notably faster and snappier than Excel.”
“However, not everything in Numbers is effortless or intuitive, and I had to spend some time exploring the screen before I found where some basic features had moved to,” Edward Mendelson reports for ITProPortal. “Nonetheless, this is the easiest and certainly the best-looking spreadsheet app on the Mac. You’ll need a very good reason to spend money on Excel when Apple is giving Numbers away free with every new Mac.”
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