Download 7 Zip - Best Software & Apps

  • 7zX

    1.7.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    7zip archives and more in a click

    6
    167 votes
    • PROS: Free to use, Works with several major compression formats, Doesn't require installation to unzip, Allows passwords
    • CONS: Doesn't have a GUI - requires dragging and dropping of files, No batch processing
  • Bandizip

    5.15

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Compress and decompress Zip, Rar, 7z with fast archiving and Unicode support

    8
    238 votes
    • PeaZip

      6.2.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Compress and decompress files quickly and easily

      9
      642 votes
      • PROS: Support for many formats, Perfect integration with Windows Explorer, Very comfortable to use, Very good advanced features
      • CONS: Doesn't support creation of RAR files
    • ZArchiver

      Varies with device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      A free utilities & tools app for Android, by ZDevs

      9
      23 votes
      • FreeArc

        0.666

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Open-source file compression software for personal computers

        7
        113 votes
        • PROS: This is open-source software and no type of payment is required., It is one of the fastest file compressors on the market today.
        • CONS: As the last update was in 2010, this software is quite dated., It may have trouble dealing with newer types of files.
      • Keka

        1.0.3

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Free mutliformat compressor for Mac OS X

        6
        60 votes
        • PROS: Easy to use, Extracts from a wide range of formats, Protect archives with passwords, Integration with context menu
        • CONS: No previews of files possible, Context menu access only works in OS X
      • iSumsoft ZIP Password Refixer

        2.0.1

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        iSumsoft ZIP Password Refixer is powerful ZIP Password Unlocker that unlocks ZIP password for encrypted ZIP/WinZIP/7ZIP file

        5
        14 votes
        • UltimateZip

          7.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Powerful freeware multiformat compressor/decompressor

          8
          63 votes
          • 7Zip Opener

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            All purpose app for compressed files

            5
            2 votes
            • PROS: Compatible with a number of compression formats like 7Zip, Rar, Tar and Zip , Lightweight, takes up very little space
            • CONS: Only decompresses, no compression options.
          • Springy

            1.6.1

            License
            buy Download
            Platform
            Mac

            Easy access archiving for Macs

            6
            18 votes
            • PROS: Easy access from context menu, Supports most major formats, Allows you to create disk images
            • CONS: Installation a bit confusing
          • 7-Zip

            7-zip

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            7Zip makes it easy. Shrink, send, or view files in text, image, audio, or other formats.

            8
            3 votes
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