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SumatraPDF Alternatives for iPad

SumatraPDF is not available for iPad but there are plenty of alternatives with similar functionality. The best iPad alternative is PDF Reader, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to SumatraPDF and 17 are available for iPad so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting iPad alternatives to SumatraPDF are Foxit Reader, MuPDF, Adobe Acrobat Reader and FBReader.

SumatraPDF alternatives are mainly PDF Readers but may also be Ebook Readers or PDF Editors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of SumatraPDF.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows

Sumatra PDF is a free PDF, eBook (ePub, Mobi), XPS, DjVu, CHM, Comic Book (CBZ and CBR) viewer for Windows.

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  1. 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.

    ⚫︎ Sign PDF filesPDF Reader support signing a PDF document digitally on a touch screen etc.
    ⚫︎ PDF compressionPDF Reader can reduce the size of your PDF without losing quality
    ⚫︎ PDF annotationPDF Reader support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
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    PDF Reader vs SumatraPDF opinions
    Almost everyone thinks PDF Reader is a great alternative to SumatraPDF.
    rosalindmorris23

    Simple interface - this is the main advantage of PDF Reader!

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    daynabarber38

    PDF Reader is easy to use and has nothing extra

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  2. Foxit Reader icon

    Foxit Reader

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Windows S
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • ReactOS

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

    ⚫︎ PDF annotationFoxit Reader support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
    ⚫︎ Fill PDF FormsFoxit Reader supports forms in PDF files.
    ⚫︎ Sign PDF filesFoxit Reader support signing a PDF document digitally on a touch screen etc.
    ⚫︎ LightweightFoxit Reader consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Support for scriptingFoxit Reader supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
    ⚫︎ Spell CheckingFoxit Reader can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
    ⚫︎ Text to SpeechFoxit Reader allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
    ⚫︎ 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 SumatraPDF opinions
    Some users think Foxit Reader is a great alternative to SumatraPDF, some don't.

    Compared to Sumatra PDF, foxit it's heavier, but also includes more tools for the user, as highlighting.

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    SumatraPDF is a document viewer, however Foxit Reader is mainly a PDF editor.

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    FoxIT is a very valuable tool to perform excentricities within the documents attached to this puvlication so everything in the world must use this excelent Software Libre toolto view, edit and print your mobile documents such as pdf, xps, cbr, cbz, cba, cb7, cbt in your MACs, Windows Phones PCs and Linuz computerz. Greetings. Bai Bai!!!

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    MuPDF

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • F-Droid
    • Xfce

    MuPDF is a highly versatile, customizable PDF and XPS interpreter solution that can be used across a wide range of applications as a PDF renderer, viewer, or toolkit.

    ⚫︎ LightweightMuPDF consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ PortableMuPDF can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ PDF annotationMuPDF support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
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    MuPDF vs SumatraPDF opinions
    Most users think MuPDF is a great alternative to SumatraPDF.

    While the MuPDF library is very lightweight, this reader is more a proof of concept than a lightweight GUI. The MuPDF download is about 70 Mb, Sumatra is less than 10.

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    This is the core application within SumatraPDF so should be faster but with limited menus

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  4. Adobe Acrobat Reader icon

    Adobe Acrobat Reader

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    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.

    ⚫︎ PDF annotationAdobe Acrobat Reader support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
    ⚫︎ Sync Across DevicesAdobe Acrobat Reader can sync your data across devices like your phone, desktop and tablet
    ⚫︎ Fill PDF FormsAdobe Acrobat Reader supports forms in PDF files.
    ⚫︎ Sign PDF filesAdobe Acrobat Reader support signing a PDF document digitally on a touch screen etc.
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    Some users think Adobe Acrobat Reader is a great alternative to SumatraPDF, some don't.
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    FBReader

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    E-reader application.

    ⚫︎ Dark ModeFBReader supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ Sync Across DevicesFBReader can sync your data across devices like your phone, desktop and tablet
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    FBReader vs SumatraPDF opinions
    Most users think FBReader is a great alternative to SumatraPDF.


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    Xodo

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Windows S
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad

    Xodo is the ultimate cross-platform PDF viewer and annotator. Powerful, fast, and optimized for all phones and tablets, Xodo makes it easy to access, edit, mark up, sort, share, sync, manage, sign, and more with even the most complex PDF documents.

    ⚫︎ PDF annotationXodo support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
    ⚫︎ Dark ModeXodo supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ Sign PDF filesXodo support signing a PDF document digitally on a touch screen etc.
    ⚫︎ Combine PDFCombine, merge and arrange PDF files into one document.
    ⚫︎ Split PDF filesXodo can split PDF files into multiple documents.
    ⚫︎ OCRExtract the text from a screen capture or file and paste it into another document for edits.
    ⚫︎ Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Xodo simultaneously.
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    Xodo PDF - comment, highlight, underline & more
    Xodo vs SumatraPDF opinions
    Most users think Xodo is a great alternative to SumatraPDF.

    It has everything you need.

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    MD98SY

    Feature-rich, modern looking interface, powerful yet lightweight software with impressive fast loading time.

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  7. Adobe Digital Editions icon

    Adobe Digital Editions

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    One eBook reader for all your Adobe DRM protected books across your iPad, Mac or PC. Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) is free-to-download and use, and completely ad-free. Use it to read EPUB and PDF books, both online and offline.

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  8. With GoodReader on your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad, you can read virtually anything, anywhere. Books, movies, maps, pictures; GoodReader puts it all in a single app, right in your pocket.

    ⚫︎ PDF annotationGoodReader support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
    ⚫︎ Dark ModeGoodReader supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
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    PDF Reflow
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    Gaaiho PDF Reader

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Besides exceptionally fast launching and displaying speed, Gaaiho Reader is reliable in printing, filling forms annotating documents and adding bookmarks.

    ⚫︎ Dark ModeGaaiho PDF Reader supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ PDF annotationGaaiho PDF Reader support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
    ⚫︎ PDF encryptionGaaiho PDF Reader can encrypt and decrypt PDF documents.
    ⚫︎ Sign PDF filesGaaiho PDF Reader support signing a PDF document digitally on a touch screen etc.
    ⚫︎ Fill PDF FormsGaaiho PDF Reader supports forms in PDF files.
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  10. Join the 60M users who are already working with PDF Reader Pro for Reading, Editing, Annotating, Create & Fill Form, Converting, Creating, OCR, and signing PDFs on their Mac, iOS, Android and Windows.

    ⚫︎ OCRExtract the text from a screen capture or file and paste it into another document for edits.
    ⚫︎ Combine PDFCombine, merge and arrange PDF files into one document.
    ⚫︎ Fill PDF FormsPDF Reader Pro supports forms in PDF files.
    ⚫︎ PDF annotationPDF Reader Pro support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
    ⚫︎ Split PDF filesPDF Reader Pro can split PDF files into multiple documents.
    ⚫︎ Text to SpeechPDF Reader Pro allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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