Compare Excel features on different platforms

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The following feature list isn’t comprehensive, but it will give you an idea of how Excel compares across a variety of platforms.

Authoring features

Bi-directional text features

Conditional formatting features

Data validation features

External data features

File viewing features

Filter features

Macro features

PivotTable features

Print features

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Authoring features

● Feature is supported
◌ Feature is not supported

Feature action

Excel 2013 & Excel 2016 for Windows

Excel 2010 for Windows

Excel Online

Excel 2016 for Mac

Excel for Android

Excel for iOS

Excel Mobile

Viewing, adding, and deleting comments

Real-time coauthoring

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Bi-directional text features

● Feature is supported
◌ Feature is not supported

Feature action

Excel 2013 & Excel 2016 for Windows

Excel 2010 for Windows

Excel Online

Excel 2016 for Mac

Excel for Android

Excel for iOS

Excel Mobile

Support for right-to-left languages (RTL)

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Conditional formatting features

● Feature is supported
◌ Feature is not supported

Feature action

Excel 2013 & Excel 2016 for Windows

Excel 2010 for Windows

Excel Online

Excel 2016 for Mac

Excel for Android

Excel for iOS

Excel Mobile

Viewing

Adding

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Data validation features

● Feature is supported
◌ Feature is not supported

Feature action

Excel 2013 & Excel 2016 for Windows

Excel 2010 for Windows

Excel Online

Excel 2016 for Mac

Excel for Android

Excel for iOS

Excel Mobile

Viewing

Adding

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External data features

● Feature is supported
◌ Feature is not supported

Feature action

Excel 2013 & Excel 2016 for Windows

Excel 2010 for Windows

Excel Online

Excel 2016 for Mac

Excel for Android

Excel for iOS

Excel Mobile

Refreshing

Partial

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File viewing features

● Feature is supported
◌ Feature is not supported

Feature action

Excel 2013 & Excel 2016 for Windows

Excel 2010 for Windows

Excel Online

Excel 2016 for Mac

Excel for Android

Excel for iOS

Excel Mobile

Zoom level upon open

100% or last saved

100% or last saved

100%

Last saved

100%

150%

100%

View modes available

Multiple

Multiple

1

1

Split and multiple windows

Multiple windows

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Filter features

● Feature is supported
◌ Feature is not supported

Feature action

Excel 2013 & Excel 2016 for Windows

Excel 2010 for Windows

Excel Online

Excel 2016 for Mac

Excel for Android

Excel for iOS

Excel Mobile

Slicers

Limited

Timeline

Limited

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Macro features

● Feature is supported
◌ Feature is not supported

Feature action

Excel 2013 & Excel 2016 for Windows

Excel 2010 for Windows

Excel Online

Excel 2016 for Mac

Excel for Android

Excel for iOS

Excel Mobile

Running macros

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PivotTable features

● Feature is supported
◌ Feature is not supported

Feature action

Excel 2013 & Excel 2016 for Windows

Excel 2010 for Windows

Excel Online

Excel 2016 for Mac

Excel for Android

Excel for iOS

Excel Mobile

Viewing

Refreshing

Sorting and filtering

Partial

Adding new

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Print features

● Feature is supported
◌ Feature is not supported

Feature action

Excel 2013 & Excel 2016 for Windows

Excel 2010 for Windows

Excel Online

Excel 2016 for Mac

Excel for Android

Excel for iOS

Excel Mobile

Printing worksheets

Partial

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