Alternatives to Notability for all platforms with any license

  • Evernote icon


    Evernote easily captures information in any environment on most devices and platforms, and makes this information accessible and...

    Freemium Mac Windows Web / Cloud Android iPhone Blackberry ... Windows RT Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Apple Watch Android Wear Kindle Fire Pebble

    • it does like the same things notability does
      Guest 9/3/2016
    • Evernote is textbased while Notability is touch based
      Guest 1/3/2016
  • Laverna icon


    Laverna is a web application written on JavaScript. It's built to be an open source alternative to Evernote. Laverna stores...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • Evince icon


    Evince is a document viewer for multiple document formats. It currently supports pdf, postscript, djvu, tiff, dvi, cbr, cbz, etc. ...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • Notezilla icon


    Colorful & powerful sticky notes app for Windows & Phones. Set reminder alarms, attach them to any website or document...

    Commercial Windows Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

    • Notezilla are small notes you can stick anywhere. They are not organized in folders like a notepad would have. You cannot download a pdf document on to a Notezilla note and start noting on it...
      Guest 11/21/2015
  • NixNote icon


    NixNote, formerly Nevernote, is an open source client for Evernote . It is written in Java so it will also run on Windows &...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • WizNote icon


    WizNote is a Note software, which is especially designed for Internet users and mobile Internet users. WizNote focuses more on notes...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone ... Windows RT Android Tablet iPad

  • Alternote icon


    Gorgeous note-taking app for Mac with Evernote integration. Alternote has pixel-perfect interface...

    Commercial Mac

  • Leanote icon


    Leanote is an open source cloud notebook. Everyone familiar with Golang and mongodb are welcome to contribute code to it! Leanote...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • GoodReader icon


    With GoodReader on your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad, you can read virtually anything, anywhere. Books, movies, maps, pictures;...

    Commercial iPhone iPad

  • Gruik icon


    Well, Gruik is for you if... - You take a lot of notes (post-it, gists, evernote, blog entries, .txt on your desktop (Oh you know...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • Magpie icon


    magpie - Git-backed Evernote replacement Magpie is an attempt to make a reasonably sufficient Evernote replacement where the users...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

  • Zoho Notebook icon

    Zoho Notebook

    Online Notebook application: Zoho Notebook lets you combine text, images, audio, video, RSS feeds, documents and much more. Online...

    Free Personal Web / Cloud Android iPhone Apple Watch

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  • Scroll, Quill & INK icon

    Scroll, Quill & INK

    Fast and portable note editor. Supports: Mardown format, HTML previews, tagging, favorites, searching, Dropbox and Google Drive...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • footnote icon


    A beautiful, fast, and simple note taking app in the style of elementary

    Open Source Linux

  • NimbleNotes icon


    NimbleNotes is an online note taking and study platform, designed to help students learn more efficiently. Our digital notebook...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Elephant icon


    Elephant is a notetaker with a classic interface you already know. Keep your notes to yourself. No accounts or clouds. For syncing...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • PDF Expert icon

    PDF Expert

    PDF Expert lets you read and annotate PDF documents, highlight text, make notes and save these changes being compatible with Preview...

    Commercial Mac iPhone iPad

  • notesmartly icon


    Notesmartly is a free app which makes organizing your stuff a breeze .Notebooks, ability to draw using Scribbpads, Wideboards to...

    Free Mac iPhone iPad

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  • Exstora icon

    Exstora Discontinued

    Built-in quick note: save ideas, contacts, interesting facts With Exstora, you can write down a thought that comes to your mind as...

    Freemium Windows

  • Ghostnote icon


    Already one of the most talked about productivity apps. Featured on ProductHunt. Ghostnote adds contextual notes to almost anything on...

    Commercial Mac

  • Flipping PDF Reader icon

    Flipping PDF Reader

    The Flipping PDF Reader allows to read PDF documents in user friendly interface with flipping book effect. Good looking and convenient...

    Free Windows

  • ePapyrus PDF-Pro icon

    ePapyrus PDF-Pro

    ePapyrus PDF-Pro is a light, fast and affordable PDF editor. It weighs no more than 30MB. On average, it’s 30% faster than other...

    Free Personal Windows

  • Hiro icon


    Hiro let's you organize things with simple text snippets. It even works for the most chaotic people. • Keep tabs with friends....

    Free Personal Web / Cloud Chrome

  • Note Board icon

    Note Board

    Productivity app. Save information like a sticky notes. You can create notes with images, videos or whatever you want. Save pages...

    Free Web / Cloud Android Firefox Chrome Web Store

  • MetaMoJi Note icon

    MetaMoJi Note

    MetaMoJi Note, previously Note Anytime, is a powerful notetaker, PDF annotation tool, and a digital scrapbook for your life. Capture...

    Freemium Android iPhone Windows RT Android Tablet iPad Kindle Fire

    • Great note management, pdf editing, zoom writing, and works across ios, android and windows 10 with cloud syncing notes
      Guest 12/20/2015
  • Private Notebook icon

    Private Notebook

    Private Notebook is an easy to use password protected note taking app. Create, edit, delete, or share notes using the app and protect...

    Free Android Android Tablet

  • DashNote icon


    Quickly and easily access your Simplenote account from your OS X dashboard. Stay organized with no effort. Let your notes...

    Free Mac

  • POKATreader icon


    With POKATreader you can read your PDF files in full-screen mode, but one of the best features is the ability to make that all your...

    Free Windows

  • Inkflow Visual Notebook icon

    Inkflow Visual Notebook

    Inkflow works like a word-processor for visual thinking. Capture your ideas as easily as with pen and paper, then arrange and...

    Free iPhone iPad

  • Symphonical icon


    Symphonical is a task and project management app consisting of digital sticky notes on a virtual wall. With Symphonical it is easy...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Chrome Firefox OS Firefox

  • BeeCanvas icon


    BeeCanvas is online whiteboard based visual project management tool. It’s easy and intuitive but very practical to use for team...

    Free Personal Mac Web / Cloud Android iPhone

  • Boostnote icon


    Boostnote is simple note app, code manager, snippet manager and memo app for software programmers. Boostnote saves all of your...

    Free Mac Windows

  • Note-ify icon


    Note-ify it's an elegant, simple and easy-to-use application made in minimalistic design developed for the iPhone and iPad. It...

    Commercial iPhone iPad

  • Pure List icon

    Pure List

    It is fast, easy to use and delivers all the functionality you need without distracting you with anything beyond that. No more...

    Free Android

  • Enotekit icon

    Enotekit Discontinued

    New concept of mobile communication. With Enotekit anyone can create complex multipage notes containing headings, text and photos and...

    Free iPhone

Notability Comments

Alternative to Notability for Android

Comment by davidhumphries
about Notability and MetaMoJi Note Dec 2014

By far the closest, this is Small MetaMoJi Note iconMetaMoJi Note . You can edit PDFs, make notes and edit existing documents.

[Edited by Venom88, December 27]