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 Mac OS X. Explore 22 Mac OS X apps like IrfanView, all suggested and ranked by the AlternativeTo user community.
List updated: 10/11/2017 1:17:00 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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    Trusted digital asset management paired with photo editing essentials, ACDSee allows users to execute the fundamental elements of their photography workflow with ease and speed.

    Commercial Mac Windows iPhone iPad

    • Perfectly an alternative - image viewer. An absolute analog, just paid. cothDec 2015 • 1 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • gThumb icon


    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
  • Gwenview icon


    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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  • Adobe Bridge icon

    Adobe Bridge

    Features: Automated cache management On demand thumbnail and metadata generation Option to import photos and videos from your mobile device or digital camera on Mac Quickly organize and stack panoramic and HDR images Improved stability and performance Flexible batch processing Drag-and-drop file flexibility Centralized color settings Lots of free training videos Optional cloud storage

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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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  • Xee icon


    Xee is a lightweight, fast and convenient image viewer and browser. It is designed to be a serious tool for image viewing and management, with a sleek and powerful interface. Xee can: Display a large number of image formats - any format QuickTime or Preview can open, plus several more, including PCX, Maya IFF and Amiga IFF-ILBM.

  • LightGallery icon


    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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  • Fragment image viewer icon

    Fragment image viewer

    Fragment is an image viewer with cool features like: Upload and Share, HUD User Interface, Peeking and Skimming, Animated GIFs, History, Thumbnails, Fill View and it is fast! Features: * Lightweight; * Fast startup, image loading and on-screen navigation, using OpenGL; * Unique HUD interface; * Unique Fill view mode (maximum usage of application window); * Unique Unconstrained Pan (image can freely be moved around); * Unique Smart Window Resize (resize the window around...

  • ViewPic icon


    ViewPic is a lightning fast and image viewer, you can quickly browse through all images in a folder. * Better image viewing experience ViewPic features a neat and typical interface for improving image viewing experiences. All functional button are listed on top, and thumbnail at the bottom, both of them will hide automatically and show up when you need them. So you can view image with less distraction from the complex app interface. You can even view image in chromeless mode.

    Commercial Mac

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    • Discontinued Last update: Jun 09, 2015. Source:
  • Sequential icon


    Sequential is an image viewer for Mac OS X. It was originally designed for opening a folder of images and displaying them in order. It works well for viewing comics and manga. Sequential can display folders and archives (ZIP, RAR, CBZ and CBR) of images (including JPEG, PNG, and GIF) and PDF files. It is able to load images on the internet from a page or image URL. Sequential has mature full screen support and can display images' Exif data.

    Free Open Source Mac

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    • Discontinued The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.1.2, released in January 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.
  • ImageSizer icon


    ImageSizer is an application built to resize, optimize and rename a batch of jpg images producing a zip file containing the images. ImageSizer also allows users to resize images that are greater than 2880px by 2800px, however the resized images cannot be greater than this size.

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  • ToyViewer for Mac icon

    ToyViewer for Mac

    ToyViewer is an image viewer, which also provides various editing functions. Quick starting is one of the features. Supports: Standards of Mac OS X: tiff, jpg, pdf, png, gif, bmp, pict, JPEG2000(jp2, jpc, j2k), eps ToyViewer deals: svg, jbig(bie), pcx, pcd, pnm(ppm, pbm, pgm), xbm, mag, SUN Rasterfile Others: For example, if you have Adobe Photoshop, ToyViewer can display psd image files. You can set ToyViewer to display any image format if there is a filter program to ppm format.

    Free Open Source Mac

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  • Preview icon


    Preview is a simple and elegant application by Apple for viewing and working with images and PDF documents. With a single click, Preview takes your PDF document full screen for an ideal reading or viewing experience. Quickly select text or images and copy and paste them into other applications. Move individual pages around or delete pages altogether, and combine documents with a drag and drop. Easy-to-use annotation tools let you add markup or editorial comments for sharing with others.

    Free Mac

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    • Image navigation is extremely poor and essentially all other functionality is missing. Guest • Oct 2016 • 9 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • With Preview you need to first select the files you want to see in Finder. You can't just open a random file from that folder and then navigate to the next one. Annoying difference. Guest • Jan 2017 • 7 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • osc preview is not even close to irfanview. It can preview images and that's about it. Guest • Mar 2017 • 4 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Galapix icon


    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.
  • PictureViewer icon


    So then he inserted the SD card with some brand new photos. Then he just fired up PictureViewer LTS and voila! The slideshow was up and running. This was amazing. He didn't have to import anything. No import required. He could switch to full-screen mode, or play the show in windowed mode, set slide speed, set background and more. Stays on top in a window while doing something else. With PictureViewer LTS you can do exactly that.

    Commercial $ $ $ Mac

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    EdgeView 2

    EdgeView 2 is cutting-edge image viewer on MacOS X. It’s very powerful and speedy viewer. EdgeView 2 can open jpg, gif, psd, tif, bmp, RAW(DNG) etc. Also can open zip(cbz), rar(cbr), 7-zip, lzh archive file. And EdgeView preload data as image cache, so render image very quickly. Of course, it support retina display. EdgeView 2 also support multi touch trackpad. User can magnify image with pinch-out gesture, and navigate images by swipe gesture.

    Commercial $ $ $ Mac

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  • Phiewer - Image Viewer icon

    Phiewer - Image Viewer

    Phiewer *** Fast and Responsive User Interface *** It's incredibly fast and responsive, your media fits fluidly right into your viewport, of course also in fullscreen mode. *** Quick Controls *** A simple controls panel and lots of shortcuts for browsing, rotating, play/pause, toggle fullscreen, toggle info panel and much more is built right in. And hey, it's also possible to rotate videos.

    Freemium $ $ $ Mac

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  • PhotoBatcher icon


    Photo Batcher is an easy-to-use photo batch utility that makes it easy to convert, resize, rotate, color adjust, apply effects, add watermark, and rename tons of photos in a single operation. It supports all popular formats: JPEG, JPEG2000, PNG, TIFF, TGA, GIF, BMP, PICT, PSD, PDF, etc.

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    RePix helps you in batch resizing any image into a preset resolution and save it easily and quickly. This is the quickest way one can batch resize a large number of images at once. Features: * Easy to predefine height & width of the output image. * Quick image resize process. * Drag and drop images into the app that are to be resized. * You only need to provide the height or weight of the image. The app will resize the image by keeping the aspect ratio same.

    Commercial $ $ $ Mac

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