Quip, the widely-known mobile word processing app that’s been available on iOS for months, has finally been unveiled on Android. The app lets users to work on collaborative document without any boundaries.
The app allows you create a beautiful document on any compatible device, add images and checklists, and then share them with your dear ones. On the other hand, your recipients can edit, add text, and comment on that document, and all the changes they add to it are recorded in a transparent log. Moreover, you will also get notifications when any of your recipients contribute.
More interestingly, all your created documents and messages will be associated into a single chat-like thread allowing multiple users to edit the same document.
The app instantly detects the type of device you are currently working on and automatically formats to fit the screen size, making sure that every corner is easily viewable without having to pinch-to-zoom the screen. Additionally, the app also provides support for offline access, sending notifications when the internet access is reestablished.
The app also provides automatic Google account integration that immediately detects your account, so there’s no need to feed the password again and again. And, it also easily integrates with Google contacts.
When you receive plenty of notifications about any modifications on your documents, the app automatically stack them so your screen doesn’t get cluttered with notifications. Furthermore, the app also supports 3rd-party keyboards like Swype and SwiftKey. So you can make use of your desired custom keyboard to work on your documents!
The major drawback in the Android version is that it doesn’t support document import feature, which was recently added to its iOS and Web counterparts. It’s said that this feature will be released on Android too in the near future.
The app is compatible with Android smartphones as well as tablets. In addition, it has been specially tailored to natively support large screen devices such as Nexus 7 and Nexus 10.
The Quip app for Android is directly downloaded from the link given below. The app is available for free and works with devices that run on Android version 4.0.3 and above.
Quip download link for Android (free)