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SumatraPDF Alternatives for Mac

SumatraPDF 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 SumatraPDF and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to SumatraPDF are Foxit Reader, Adobe Acrobat Reader, FBReader and Preview.

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.

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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.

    Bundleware

    The installer tries to install McAfee WebAdvisor and PhantomPDF Business. These can be skipped by clicking Decline on each.

    35 Languages
    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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  3. 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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    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.

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    Most users think FBReader is a great alternative to SumatraPDF.
  5. Preview icon

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

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    Preview vs SumatraPDF opinions
    Some users think Preview is a great alternative to SumatraPDF, some don't.
    EliasNS

    It comes with the operating system.

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

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  7. Skim icon

    Skim

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    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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    It cant run on Windows as SumatraPDF does so is not a viable alternative

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    zathura

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • MacPorts
    • Homebrew

    zathura is a highly customizable and functional document viewer based on the poppler rendering library and the gtk+ toolkit.

    Bestfit
    zathura vs SumatraPDF opinions
    Some users think zathura is a great alternative to SumatraPDF, some don't.

    It cant run on Windows as SumatraPDF does so is not a viable alternative

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    Minimal user interface, keyboard-driven and a delight to use. However, it requires some time to get used to.

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  9. Thorium Reader icon

    Thorium Reader is a free, open source multi-language EPUB reader for Windows 10, MacOS and Linux. It's privacy aware and highly accessible for visually impaired and dyslexic people.

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    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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