IrfanView

Fast and compact image viewer/converter trying to be simple for beginners and powerful for professionals. Many supported file formats and features.

Best IrfanView Alternatives

Popular Alternatives to IrfanView for Linux. Explore 21 Linux apps like IrfanView, all suggested and ranked by the AlternativeTo user community.
List updated: 7/9/2017 7:45:00 PM

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  • XnView MP icon

    XnView MP

    XnViewMP is a free software to view, organise, convert graphics and photos files or to create slide show, contact sheet, HTML pages. Compared to the original XnView, notable features in XnView MP have been re-tweaked, enhanced and visually re-styled. XnView MP is intended to have a unified look and feel across all platforms it runs on. All core features and functionalities of the standard XnView 1.9x are all still present in XnView MP, whilst some features are scheduled to be re-introduced.

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux

    • XnView has dozens of tools and filters for fast image editing, as well as an integrated file manager with several functions to organize images. Besides everything runs on both Windows and Linux. It's a bit slow compared to Irfanview, but it's still one of the best programs of its kind. henriquedominguesgarciaAug 2017 Disagree   Agree
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    nomacs

    nomacs is a free image viewer for windows, linux, and mac systems, which is licensed under the GNU Public License v3. nomacs is small, fast and able to handle the most common image formats including RAW images. Additionally it is possible to synchronize multiple viewers. A synchronization of viewers running on the same computer or via LAN is possible. It allows to compare images and spot the differences (e.g. schemes of architects to show the progress).

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    gThumb

    gThumb is an image viewer and browser for the GNOME Desktop. Features Image Viewer * View single images (including GIF animations). Supported image types are: BMP, JPEG, GIF, PNG, TIFF, ICO, XPM. * View EXIF data attached to JPEG images. * View in fullscreen mode. * View images rotated, flipped, in black and white. Image Browser * Browse your hard disk showing you thumbnails of image files.

    Free Open Source Mac Linux GNOME

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    • It lacks the simplicity and the 'just-works' feel of Irfan. gThumb keeps resizing images, doesn't respond logically to a scroll wheel and has an overal annoying interface. Guest • Jun 2017 Disagree   Agree
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    Gwenview

    Gwenview is an image viewer for KDE. It can load and save all image formats supported by KDE, but Gwenview can also browse GIMP files (*.xcf). Gwenview does not try to replace your favorite image editor, so it only features the most simple image manipulations: rotation and mirroring, but can be extended by installing KIPI plugins. When working with JPEG files, Gwenview performs lossless manipulations.

    Free Open Source Mac Linux KDE

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  • Geeqie Image Viewer icon

    Geeqie Image Viewer

    Geeqie is a lightweight Gtk+ based image viewer for Unix like operating systems. It was forked from GQview. The development is focused on features for photo collection maintenance: raw format, Exif/IPTC/XMP metadata and integration with programs like UFraw, ImageMagick, Gimp, gPhoto or ExifTool.

    Free Open Source Linux Xfce

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    Eye of GNOME

    Eye of GNOME is the official image viewer for the GNOME Desktop environment. With it, you can view single image files, as well as large image collections. The Eye of GNOME supports a variety of image file formats. The GdkPixbuf library determines which file formats Eye of GNOME can load and save. If the appropriate plugins are installed on your system, Image Viewer will be able to open more image formats than those listed below.

    Free Open Source Mac Linux

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  • PhotoQt icon

    PhotoQt

    PhotoQt is a simple, yet powerful and good looking image viewer, written in Qt, published as open-source, and completely free. Photo comes with a variety of features. Most features you would expect from a image viewer should be there. All features of PhotoQt are very easy to use. Should you happen to be confused about some feature, have a look at the settings. Pretty much everything can be adjusted in PhotoQt, and every setting comes with a short explanatory text.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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    feh

    feh is an X11 image viewer aimed mostly at console users. Unlike most other viewers, it does not have a fancy GUI, but simply displays images. It is controlled via commandline arguments and configurable key/mouse actions.

    Free Open Source Linux

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    F-Spot

    Personal photo management application for the GNOME desktop environment. F-Spot is based on MONO F-Spot is a cross platform application for organizing thousands of photos. It shuns organizing in folders. instead, metadata is the basis for viewing and drilling down the collection. Adding and maintaining metadata is easy and enjoyable in F-Spot. Individual photos can be retouched and globally corrected (e.g. dynamic range, color), for sharing via the net, printing and viewing by consumers.

    Free Open Source Linux

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    • Discontinued The most recent version of F-Spot is 0.8.2, released December 19, 2010.
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    LightGallery

    Core Features • Modern: LightGallery uses HTML, CSS, and JavaScript with Chromium and Node.js to build the app. • Cross-platform: LightGallery works across operating systems. You can use it on OS X, Windows, or Linux. • 20+ Animations: LightGallery comes with numerous number of beautiful inbuilt animations. • Animated thumbnails: You also have the option to enable animated thumbnails from the settings. • Zoom & Fullscreen: You can double-click on the image to see its actual size.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    GPicView

    GPicView is a simple and fast image viewer with low memory usage. This little program is not aimed to be powerful or feature-rich. Its aimed to replace the default image viewer of current desktop systems. Fast-startup, low memory usage, and simple user interface make it a good choice for default viewer.

    Free Open Source Linux Xfce

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    Ristretto

    Ristretto is a fast and lightweight picture-viewer for the Xfce desktop environment.

    Free Open Source Linux Xfce

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  • Cornice icon

    Cornice

    Cornice is a cross-platform image viewer written in Python + wxPython + PIL. It has been inspired by the famous Windows-only ACDSee .

    Free Open Source Windows Linux Python PortableApps.com wxPython

    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.6.2, released in 2009, can be still downloaded from BitBucket.
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    Mirage

    Mirage is a fast and simple GTK+ image viewer. Because it depends only on PyGTK, Mirage is ideal for users who wish to keep their computers lean while still having a clean image viewer.

    Free Open Source Linux Xfce

    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.9.5.2, released on February 13, 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website.
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    Galapix

    Galapix is an image viewer that allows you to directly zoom into large collection of tens of thousand of images from tiny thumbnails down to the images original size fluently with very short load times and no loss of interactivity. It accomplishes this by keeping a tile cache which stores not only thumbnails for one size, but thumbnails of many different sizes. This thumbnail cache requires at maximum 1.

    Free Open Source Mac Linux

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    • Discontinued The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 0.2.1, released in April 2014, can be still downloaded from Github.
  • Mapivi icon

    Mapivi

    Open-source and cross-platform (UNIX, Mac OS X and Windows) picture manager / organizer written in Perl/Tk. Mapivi is a photo management tool with focus on JPEG pictures. Mapivi supports adding, editing and searching of IPTC/IIM, EXIF data and JPEG comments. The pictures are managed in place (in your folder structure), so you are able to use other tools like file managers or other viewers together with Mapivi.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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    eye of MATE

    eom or the Eye of MATE is a simple graphics viewer for the MATE desktop which uses the gdk-pixbuf library. It can deal with large images, and zoom and scroll with constant memory usage. Its goals are simplicity and standards compliance. Eye of MATE is a fork of Eye of GNOME.

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • GLiv icon

    GLiv

    GLiv is an OpenGL image viewer. Image loading is done via Gdk-pixbuf bundled with GTK+-2.6, rendering with OpenGL, and the graphical user interface uses GTK+ with GtkGLExt. GLiv is very fast and smooth at rotating, panning, and zooming if you have an OpenGL accelerated graphics board. It supports thumbnails and navigating through them using two images menus.

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • NeonView

    NeonView is a minimalist, lightweight image viewer written in C and GTK, completely free and open-source, created by TuxArena. The goal of NeonView is to stay lightweight while also providing ease of use and only the necessary options a basic image viewer should have.

    Free Open Source Linux

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