The default photo viewer that comes pre-installed with Windows system is not enough? Have thousands of photos to organize on your disk? There are a number of excellent free photo viewer alternatives to Windows default photo viewer. This article will introduce you 3 free photo viewers that are compatible with Windows system. Have a look and choose the one you need.
Free Photo Viewer 1: FastStone Image Viewer
FastStone Image Viewer is a user-friendly, stable and fast image viewer software, which supports all major graphic formats including BMP, JPEG, JPEG 2000, GIF, PNG, PCX, TIFF, WMF, ICO, TGA and some other RAW file types. FastStone Image Viewer provides excellent full screen view and custom thumbnail size ( thumb database of images for faster browsing like commercial photo viewer ACD See). Plus, The file explorer, Favorites and Tag tools help you easily browse images and have the best image viewing experience.
Free Photo Viewer 2: XnView
XnView is considered as an all-in-one image viewer, browser and converter on publisher's site. It supports the most image formats - 400 import & 50 export. XnView can efficiently view, sort, browser and convert all your images. It enables a thumbnail cache for faster image viewing, but still speedy without cache. Plus, it gives the options to edit photo with external photo editor like Photoshop, to batch processing images, to create image slide show, and other extras.
Free Photo Viewer 3: IrfanView
IrfanView is a very small, compact and fast photo viewer with impressive file format support. It actually divides into an Image Viewer and Thumbnail Browser. The image viewer is highly customizable. When you are familiar with the interface, you will enjoy the best photo explorer experience with it. Note that Google toolbar and Desktop Search installers are bundled, uncheck the selection if you don't like when installing.
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