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PDF-XChange Viewer Alternatives for Mac

PDF-XChange Viewer is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is PDF Reader, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to PDF-XChange Viewer and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to PDF-XChange Viewer are Foxit Reader, Adobe Acrobat Reader, Preview and Qoppa PDF Studio.

PDF-XChange Viewer alternatives are mainly PDF Readers but may also be PDF Editors or Ebook Readers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of PDF-XChange Viewer.
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  1. PDF Reader icon

    PDF Reader

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    238 alternatives to PDF Reader 

    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.

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    1.  Sign PDF filesPDF Reader support signing a PDF document digitally on a touch screen etc.
    2.  PDF compressionPDF Reader can reduce the size of your PDF without losing quality
    3.  PDF annotationPDF Reader support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
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    PDF Reader vs PDF-XChange Viewer opinions
    Almost everyone thinks PDF Reader is a great alternative to PDF-XChange Viewer.
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    I think PDF Reader works a little faster.

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  2. Foxit Reader icon

    Foxit Reader

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    109 alternatives to Foxit Reader 

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

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    1.  PDF annotationFoxit Reader support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
    2.  Fill PDF FormsFoxit Reader supports forms in PDF files.
    3.  Sign PDF filesFoxit Reader support signing a PDF document digitally on a touch screen etc.
    4.  LightweightFoxit Reader consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    5.  Support for scriptingFoxit Reader supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
    6.  Spell CheckingFoxit Reader can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
    7.  Text to SpeechFoxit Reader allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
    8.  PortableFoxit Reader can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    The installer tries to install McAfee WebAdvisor and PhantomPDF Business. These can be skipped by clicking Decline on each.

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    Foxit Reader vs PDF-XChange Viewer opinions
    Most users think Foxit Reader is a great alternative to PDF-XChange Viewer.
    Guest

    Linux Version does not have any features compared to Xchange-Viewer. On Linux, Foxit is just a reader.

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    Du

    Very similar. Foxit UI is much nicer, but PDF-XChange wins in features: rotating pages and saving them rotated, exporting pdf's as images are really useful.

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  3. Adobe Acrobat Reader icon

    Adobe Acrobat Reader

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    99 alternatives to Adobe Acrobat Reader 

    View, sign, collaborate on and annotate PDF files with our free Acrobat Reader software. And to easily edit and convert your PDFs into file formats like Excel and Word, try out PDF editor and converter Acrobat Pro DC.

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    1.  PDF annotationAdobe Acrobat Reader support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
    2.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    3.  Fill PDF FormsAdobe Acrobat Reader supports forms in PDF files.
    4.  Sign PDF filesAdobe Acrobat Reader support signing a PDF document digitally on a touch screen etc.
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    Adobe Acrobat Reader vs PDF-XChange Viewer opinions
    Some users think Adobe Acrobat Reader is a great alternative to PDF-XChange Viewer, some don't.
    Guest

    Edit and markup is limited in Reader compared to PDF-XChange Viewer

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  4. Preview icon

    Preview

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    149 alternatives to Preview 

    Preview is a simple and elegant application by Apple for viewing and working with images and PDF documents.

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    1.  Fill PDF FormsPreview supports forms in PDF files.
    2.  PDF annotationPreview support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
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  5. Qoppa PDF Studio icon

    Qoppa PDF Studio

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    181 alternatives to Qoppa PDF Studio 

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

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    1.  Sign PDF filesQoppa PDF Studio support signing a PDF document digitally on a touch screen etc.
    2.  Dark ModeQoppa PDF Studio supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    3.  PDF annotationQoppa PDF Studio support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
    4.  Text to SpeechQoppa PDF Studio allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
    5.  Combine PDFCombine, merge and arrange PDF files into one document.
    6.  Fill PDF FormsQoppa PDF Studio supports forms in PDF files.
    7.  OCRExtract the text from a screen capture or file and paste it into another document for edits.
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  6. Skim icon

    Skim

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    74 alternatives to Skim 

    Skim is a PDF reader and note-taker for OS X. It is designed to help you read and annotate scientific papers in PDF, but is also great for viewing any PDF file.

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    1.  LightweightSkim consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  PDF annotationSkim support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
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    zathura

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    63 alternatives to zathura 

    zathura is a highly customizable and functional document viewer based on the poppler rendering library and the gtk+ toolkit. The idea behind zathura is an application that provides a minimalistic and space saving interface as well as an easy usage that mainly focuses on keyboard...

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    1.  Lightweightzathura consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  Extensible by Plugins/Extensionszathura can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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  8. Chrome PDF Viewer Plug-in icon

    Chrome PDF Viewer Plug-in

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    • Google Chrome
    59 alternatives to Chrome PDF Viewer Plug-in 

    In version 8, Google Chrome introduced a free PDF viewer, installed by default. While this plug-in lacks many features of the Adobe Acrobat Plug-in, it is much faster and lighter, and updates with the browser rather than an external utility.

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    Xpdf

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    56 alternatives to Xpdf 

    Xpdf is a free PDF viewer and toolkit, including a text extractor, image converter, HTML converter, and more. Most of the tools are available as open source.

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    NightPDF

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    93 alternatives to NightPDF 

    Dark Mode PDF reader.

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    1.  PortableNightPDF can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    2.  Dark ModeNightPDF supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    read dark pdf in NightPDF
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