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Systems to run Microsoft Word 2021 on a budget.

MS Word's logo'
Release Date 1983-10-25
Developer Microsoft
Publisher Microsoft
Pricing Model Premium
Platforms Android, Android (Chrome OS), Mac OS X, Windows, iOS, iOS (iPad)
Official Site

Microsoft Word is a word processor developed by Microsoft. It was first released in 1983 under the name Multi-Tool Word for Xenix systems.

Genres

Desktop Publishing, Productivity, Text Editor

Tags

Free Trial, Lettering, Multiple Editions, Page Layout, Typography

Pricing and Current Offers

Compatible Systems

The following Systems meet the minimal system requirements set by Microsoft Word 2021's developers. So it should run, but you might experience slowdowns when working with larger, heavier files.

Matches are sorted by price, so if what you see doesn't match your expectations and you can afford to pay more, feel free to move on to the next page.

Showing 1-6 of 47 items.
Acer Chromebook 311 (CB311-9H-C0Z8)

Acer Chromebook 311 (CB311-9H-C0Z8)

ranked #4 among Laptops priced under $325

Chromebooks excel as easy-to-carry travel companions for those of us who need to remain connected on the go with a focus on online resources and the c

Performance in selected Apps

MS Word36th percentile

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck61th percentile
Versatility99th percentile
Power10th percentile
Storage Space13th percentile
Portability86th percentile
Battery Autonomy67th percentile

Specs

Screen

12", 1366×768(1366 × 768, 1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Celeron N4000

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 600

Memory

4 GB

Storage

64 GB total, Media Card Reader

Pricing

Typically sells for C$199.
Lenovo IdeaPad Duet 10.1" Touchscreen 2-in-1 Chromebook (ZA6F0008CA)

Lenovo IdeaPad Duet 10.1" Touchscreen 2-in-1 Chromebook (ZA6F0008CA)

This affordable tablet has a lot to offer, with a full-featured web browser, access to the Android App Store. Thanks to the bundled cover, it's also s

Performance in selected Apps

MS Word40th percentile

Who it's For

  • Casual Nomad
  • Multitasker
  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck81th percentile
Versatility100th percentile
Power14th percentile
Storage Space18th percentile
Portability93th percentile
Battery Autonomy98th percentile

Specs

Screen

10", 1920×1200(1920 × 1200, 2.3MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Touch Screen

CPU

MediaTek Helio P60T

GPU

ARM Mali-G72

Memory

4 GB

Storage

128 GB total, eMMC Storage (slow)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$279. You could save 10% right now.
HP 14-inch (14-fq0008ca)

HP 14-inch (14-fq0008ca)

ranked #8 among Laptops priced under $325

This laptop is as modest as it gets, but if you need more versatility than a Chromebook can offer, this could be worth a look.

Luckily, this laptop

Performance in selected Apps

MS Word20th percentile

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck32th percentile
Versatility95th percentile
Power17th percentile
Storage Space13th percentile
Portability80th percentile
Battery Autonomy45th percentile

Specs

Screen

14", 1366×768(1366 × 768, 1MP), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

AMD 3020e

GPU

AMD Radeon Vega 3 Graphics

Memory

4 GB

Storage

64 GB total, Media Card Reader, eMMC Storage (slow)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$349. You could save 20% right now.
Acer Chromebook 311 (CB311-9H-C29L)

Acer Chromebook 311 (CB311-9H-C29L)

ranked #5 among Laptops priced under $325

Chromebooks excel as easy-to-carry travel companions for those of us who need to remain connected on the go, and this model is no exception. A USB-C d

Performance in selected Apps

MS Word36th percentile

Who it's For

  • Multitasker
  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck57th percentile
Versatility99th percentile
Power10th percentile
Storage Space9th percentile
Portability86th percentile
Battery Autonomy57th percentile

Specs

Screen

12", 1920×1080(FHD, 1080p, 2.1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support

CPU

Intel Celeron N4000

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 600

Memory

4 GB

Storage

32 GB total, Media Card Reader

Pricing

Typically sells for C$199.
Acer Spin 11-inch Convertible Chromebook (CP311-3H-K9K9)

Acer Spin 11-inch Convertible Chromebook (CP311-3H-K9K9)

ranked #1 among Laptops priced under $325

This versatile Chromebook offers a great experience for the price and is a compelling option if you can`t quite decide between getting a netbook or a

Performance in selected Apps

MS Word40th percentile

Who it's For

  • Casual Nomad
  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck72th percentile
Versatility99th percentile
Power14th percentile
Storage Space13th percentile
Portability84th percentile
Battery Autonomy100th percentile

Specs

Screen

12", 1366×768(1366 × 768, 1MP), IPS Display (incl. PLS, AHVA, etc.), Multiple Monitor Support, Touch Screen

CPU

MediaTek MT8183

GPU

ARM Mali-G72

Memory

4 GB

Storage

64 GB total

Pricing

Typically sells for C$299.
Lenovo 14-inch Touchscreen Chromebook (82C10007US)

Lenovo 14-inch Touchscreen Chromebook (82C10007US)

ranked #2 among Laptops priced under $325

This serious-looking Chromebook is a bit larger, making things a bit easier to read while sacrificing some battery autonomy.

Performance in selected Apps

MS Word32th percentile

Who it's For

  • Casual Worker

Compared Overall

Bang for the Buck66th percentile
Versatility93th percentile
Power9th percentile
Storage Space9th percentile
Portability0th percentile
Battery Autonomy38th percentile

Specs

Screen

14", 1366×768(1366 × 768, 1MP), Multiple Monitor Support, Touch Screen

CPU

Intel Celeron N4020

GPU

Intel UHD Graphics 600

Memory

4 GB

Storage

32 GB total, Media Card Reader, eMMC Storage (slow)

Pricing

Typically sells for C$299.