Best qView Alternatives in 2021

    qView is described as 'Qt-based image viewer designed to be practical and minimal' and is an app in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 50 alternatives to qView for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Xfce and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is IrfanView. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try nomacs or ImageGlass. Other great apps like qView are XnView MP (Free Personal), digiKam (Free, Open Source), FastStone Image Viewer (Free Personal) and XnView (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated Oct 20, 2021

    1. A lightweight image viewer that allows you to view frequently used image format files quickly, and provide a Stay-on-Top window setting so you can use it to pin a reference image at the top to work with other software.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      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.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated.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



      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Electron / Atom Shell
      Picturama is a free and open-source image organizer for the desktop built on Electron and powered by web technology.

      Discontinued

      the latest release is build in 29 Sep 2020

      • Mac
      Beautiful minimal image viewer for macOS.
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    2. A new image viewer that has nice features like identifying and generating colors from image, changing colors of image with color adjustment and color matrix tools, crop & split image for Instagram, TIF/GIF Animated extractor, batch functions.
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    3. Diffractor unifies managing photo, video and audio files. If you centralize media on that trusty old PC; let Diffractor do the heavy lifting.
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    4. Free Online Image Editor and Converter. Supports 500 image formats. Has built-in clip-art library (public domain photos).
    5. WildBit Viewer is compact & fast image viewer with slide show and editor. Eye catching interface within blazing fast folder, file list and thumbnail viewer.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Linux Mint
      Linux Mint's default image viewer.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • elementary OS
      An image viewer for managing local image files.
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