Among many freeware PDF files reading applications, PDF Reader for Android occupies a fairly larger user base due to its exclusive features and ease of use. If you are tired of using applications like Adobe Reader, or you have an older phone running an old Android operating system like Gingerbread, you can go for PDF Reader as it will best serve the purpose of exploring and reading the documents. Due to its smaller size and better compatibility with all kinds of Android smartphones and tablets, it is our recommended app.
PDF Reader is capable of locating all PDF books and documents stored on device. No matter, if those are on external card or internal storage, those will be scanned and found. The extended compatibility with DjVu makes this app stand a step ahead of competitors. The notable features included in this little app are simultaneously locating documents and displaying them in library with thumbnails. While reading, documents can be fixated and read with mere tap of fingers. Single tap can let users switch between Read mode and Control mode. Page width can be fixed for eliminating hassle while reading large page documents. In that case, pages will not move from right to left or vice versa. The written text in PDF books and documents can be selected and copied. The app also includes table of content and night mode. Night mode let users darken screen to protect eyes. Also users may switch to full screen mode to get benefit of larger viewing area. Users can also take advantage of auto scroll which means documents will automatically scroll down while reading. Simply adjust the scroll speed to ease the reading. To stop or resume automatic scrolling page, just double tap on screen. Users can swipe pages in lock mode as well. App also supports portrait and landscape screen orientation.
PDF reader supports bookmarking pages and keeping record of history so you can access that exact page or document later. Cut the white document borders to increase view span. Use e-reader keys like Nook, Kindle and Sony. The app supports file navigation and also carries configurable search directories. Multi window mode is also supported on Samsung smartphones. Share selected text or search selected words in online dictionaries like Lingvo, Dictionary.com, Oxford, Longman, Cambridge, Macmillan, Collins, Merriam-Webster, 1tudien, Vdict and even translate text using Google Translate. Send your documents or share individual pages as image. Choose from two themes, Light and black theme to customize user interface. Import and export the app settings. Use PDF Reader desktop widget to access recent documents. PDF Reader now also supports Intel Atom x86 CPU.
PRO PDF Reader is alternatively a paid version that enables ads free experience and does not require ‘internet permission’. With pro version, Filter and sort search results by name, path and size.
Developer: Ivan Ivanenko
Current Version: 4.4.1
OS Requirements: Android 2.3 and above
Compatibility: Phones and Tablets
Safe to Install: PDF Reader APK was fetched from Play Store which means it is unmodified and original. See hashes on download page.
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– Share pages as images.
– Customize background and font colors.
– Draw annotations.
– Scroll through a document with bluetooth keyboard keys.
Overview of Previous Updates:
– Updated app design. New dialogs adds possibility of moving and resizing.
– Improved search. Improved musician mode (auto scroll)
– Draw annotation lines and delete annotations.
– Improved widgets.
– Added support for underlining and highlighting text.
– Bug fixes.