Make your next presentation count with the power of PowerPoint 2021 for Mac
You can make any idea a reality no matter how big or small, and reach more people easily with professional-looking graphics and animations.
The two key factors for a PowerPoint presentation are content and delivery. With the latest release, Microsoft has added features such as Ink Replay to support presenters with the most engaging of presentations. There's also Slide Show Recording, which enables you to record your voice while viewing slides one by one rather than having to go through them all at once.
Expanding on the success of PowerPoint, Microsoft has compiled a collection of new features that will help you create compelling presentations for any situation. Take advantage of Office Premium Creative Content and add professional elements to your slides.
It's easy to wow your audience with the power of PowerPoint 2021 for macOS operating systems. Start creating impactful presentations and deliver them with the help of the new generation of software.
PowerPoint 2021 for Mac comes with a host of new features that will enhance your user experience and provide you with all sorts of tools when creating presentations. These are innovative additions to previous versions, like never before seen in earlier releases!
In PowerPoint 2021 for Mac, you can replay your ink strokes as they were drawn. This is a great way to illustrate things step by step or show how an idea came about with multiple steps that are played back. Viewers of the presentation can watch your strokes from the beginning until the end to illustrate the thought process, steps, and more.
New stock media
With the updated Office stock media library, you can create professional slides with rich media content that will make any presentation from good to great! Microsoft is constantly adding more shapes and icons to this collection — check back often for fresh additions or sign up for Microsoft 365 to get the latest content any day.
The “Tell me” bar makes it to Mac
In-app search is an excellent way to find elements, commands, and help without having to fire up your browser or ask for assistance. The new edition of the "Tell me" bar on Mac will let you enter keywords about what your next action should be so that PowerPoint 2021’s features can be accessed more quickly than ever before!
Create an animated GIF from the slideshow
Have you been looking for the perfect way to share your presentation with others? You can now make an animated GIF from a PowerPoint slideshow on Mac. Share your beautifully designed and organized presentations on social media and other digital platforms without having to get advanced with GIF-making.
The new and improved Start experience will help you start your project the right way. With a modernized ribbon, updated tabs in PowerPoint 2021 for Mac for easier access to tools, complete with all-new Monoline iconography that communicates action with simple visuals — it doesn't get any more convenient than this!
Save as SVG
Save your pictures and graphics as SVG in PowerPoint 2021 for Mac. The app now supports saving various elements from your documents with no loss of quality when upscaling. The new feature allows you to resize these SVG files without it affecting how they look when displayed on-screen or printed out!
Sketched style outline
Try out the Sketched style outline in PowerPoint 2021 for Mac. You can give a casual, hand-drawn look to shapes with this new feature and it's easy as pie! Try out the Curved, Freehand, or Scribble options for some unique looks to add interesting visual touches to your presentations.
Microsoft PowerPoint 2021 for Mac System Requirements
Here are the minimum system requirements for installing this software. We recommend exceeding these in order to guarantee yourself an enjoyable experience with Microsoft PowerPoint 2021 for Mac:
- Processor: Both Intel and M1 chip computers are supported.
- Memory / RAM: 4 GB or more.
- Hard disk: A minimum of 10 GB available hard disk space; HFS+ hard disk format.
- Operating System: One of the current or past two macOS releases is required to install and use Office 2021 for Mac.
- Other requirements:
- Internet functionality requires an internet connection.
- A Microsoft account may be required.
- A touch-enabled device is required to use any multitouch functionality.
- Functionality and graphics of the included applications may vary based on your system.
* Microsoft has not released any information about the minimum system requirements for Office 2021 or PowerPoint 2021 specifically, but we don't expect much change from what was announced in 2019.