When comparing Calligra vs OfficeSuite, the Slant community recommends Calligra for most people. In the question“What are the best office suites for Windows?” Calligra is ranked 6th while OfficeSuite is ranked 8th.
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Pro Free and open source
Pro Huge list of efficient and capable office components
Calligra consists of 9 tools. In addition to word-processing, spreadsheet and presentation software, it includes tools for project management, sketching/painting, database management, vector graphics, diagramming and brainstorming.
Pro Made for KDE
Designed in Qt for KDE plasma (but will also work in other DEs), hence the appearance is consistent with it.
Pro Calligra offers cutting edge applications for artists to work on 2D drawings and illustrations
Calligra includes Krita, a sketching and painting application, and Karbon, a vector drawing application. Both offer end-to-end solutions. Krita is also available as a standalone program.
Pro Unified design language
Pro Rich editing features
OfficeSuite offers more editing features than similar apps for Android.
Pro Excellent PDF editing capabilities
Pro Full compatibility with Microsoft Office and Open Office formats
Pro Drag and move text
Pro Keyboard shortcuts
If you have a keyboard connected to your Android device, you can optimize your workflow by using keyboard shortcuts.
Pro Supports 56 languages
Pro Supports Bluetooth and WiFi sharing
Other apps typically only support cloud sharing, OfficeSuite Pro allows Android users to share over their network or straight through Bluetooth.
Very bloated as it requires way too many dependencies to install. This is especially prominent in non-KDE desktops which may require over 100 dependencies to install.
Con Slow development
Development is slower and less active than competition.
Con Subpar compatibility
Microsoft office proprietary formats are not always accurately rendered
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