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ZAP Reader Alternatives

ZAP Reader is described as 'web based speed reading program that will change the way you read on your computer. There is nothing to install, it works with most popular browsers, and it is totally free!' and is an website. There are more than 10 alternatives to ZAP Reader, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPad, Linux and Android. The best alternative is Reedy, which is free. Other great sites and apps similar to ZAP Reader are Spritz, Reasy, iReadFast and 7 Speed Reading.

This page was last updated May 12, 2019
  • FreeProprietary
  • Online

ZAP Reader is a web based speed reading program that will change the way you read on your computer. There is nothing to...

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  1. Reedy

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android

    Read e-books, articles, any texts and web pages fast and comfortably. Switch easily between Regular Reading, Speed Reading and Text-to-Speech.

  2. Spritz

    • Online

    The time consuming part of reading lies mainly in the actual eye movements from word to word and sentence to sentence. In addition, traditional reading simply takes up a lot of physical space. Spritz solves both of these problems.



  3. Reasy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox

    Reasy is a Firefox and Google Chrome extension that enables to read using Rapid Sequential Visual Presentation (RSVP).

    Discontinued

    https://github.com/robbiehinch/reasyLast updated in 2012. The original addon pages are gone. Most likely no longer works.

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  4. iReadFast

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    iReadfast is a text reading program which lets you read and comprehend text much faster by displaying just one word per time.

  5. 7 Speed Reading

    • Windows

    7 Speed Reading is an application that will teach you to speed read while maintaing comprehension.



  6. Dictator

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Dictator is a program for on-screen reading of text files, developed with the intention of making it easier to read some of the fine electronic texts available on the net, such as those produced by The Gutenberg Project. ...

    Discontinued

    Is as of February 2014 confirmed as 'inactive'

  7. AceReader

    • Mac
    • Windows

    AceReader is speed reading software, reading improvement software, reading assessment software, online reader software, reading fluency software, and vision training software. Includes timed reading comprehension tests, eye pacing drills and fun eye exercises. Free Demo!

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  8. WordFlashReader

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Want an efficient way to do on-screen reading of web-pages, email, and other electronic texts? Try WordFlashReader -- its a Rapid Serial Visual Presentation (RSVP) program that makes on-screen reading easy. Its free, open-source, and works on both Windows and Linux. Try it out!

    Discontinued

    Has not been in active development since 2008, but is still available.

  9. Fastr

    • iPhone
    • iPad

    MAIN FEATURES

    • Effective speed reading for ebooks
    • Supports reading progress saving and all features of a reader
    • 3 reading modes including RSVP speed reading with adjustable number of words to display on the screen.
    • Text highlighting and sharing

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  10. Speed Reading App: How to Read Faster

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android

    By speed reading app, you are always one step ahead of others and can be proud of yourself. If you're an average reader, you must be looking for tools and ways to read faster and comprehend better.

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