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iAnnotate Alternatives for Mac

iAnnotate is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is Foxit Reader. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Notability or Qoppa PDF Studio. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to iAnnotate and 11 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to iAnnotate are Adobe Acrobat DC, PDF Expert, PDF Reader and MarginNote.

iAnnotate alternatives are mainly PDF Readers but may also be Note-taking Tools or PDF Editors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of iAnnotate.
This page was last updated Sep 27, 2021
  • iPhone
  • iPad

With iAnnotate you can read, annotate, and share PDFs, Microsoft Office files, images and web pages!

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  1. Foxit Reader

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Windows S
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • ReactOS

    Foxit Reader is a free and light-weight multi-platform PDF document viewer. Its core function is compatible with PDF Standard 1.7.

    Bundleware

    The installer tries to install McAfee WebAdvisor and PhantomPDF Business. These can be skipped by clicking Decline on each.

    Most users think Foxit Reader is a great alternative to iAnnotate.
  2. Make your job easier with Adobe Acrobat DC, the trusted PDF creator. Use Acrobat to convert, edit, and sign PDF files at your desk or on the go.



  3. Create, Convert, Review and Edit PDF Documents on Windows, macOS, and Linux.

  4. PDF Expert

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    PDF Expert lets you read and annotate PDF documents, highlight text, make notes and save these changes being compatible with Preview and Adobe Acrobat. Moreover, PDF Expert is the only iPhone application that can fill PDF forms!



  5. PDF Reader is the ideal app for anyone who works with PDFs in the office or at home. PDF Reader allows you to organize all annotated information with a few taps.

  6. Integrating powerful tools for book annoation, mindmapping, flashcards and more, to build up your reading notes as never before.

  7. Wondershare PDFelement is a professional PDF tool that enables users to edit text, OCR, images, objects on PDF, merger or split a PDF file, convert PDF to MS Word, edit and fill out PDF forms.

  8. PDF Professional Suite is a full-featured PDF document expert that transforms your Mac into a powerful PDF Office. PDF Professional Suite is a one-stop shop for your Adobe Acrobat PDF document needs.

  9. Haihaisoft PDF Reader

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone

    Haihaisoft Reader is a free PDF document Reader and Printer, extremely fast launch speed. It is also for reading PDF document protected by DRM-X platform.

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