pigz Alternatives

    pigz is described as ', which stands for parallel implementation of gzip, is a fully functional replacement for gzip that exploits multiple processors and multiple cores to the hilt when compressing data' and is an app in the File Management category. There are more than 10 alternatives to pigz for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, ReactOS and Android. The best alternative is 7-Zip, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like pigz are PeaZip (Free, Open Source), WinRAR (Freemium), IZArc (Free) and WinZip (Paid).

    The list of alternatives was last updated May 29, 2020