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Mac users can now easily view PDF files and documents by dedicated software available online. Users can benefit in numerous ways from these software such as manipulating PDF document or simple form-filling options. This article has identified Top 7 PDF readers for Mac users and describes their various features.

Top 7 PDF Reader for Mac

1. PDFelement 6 for Mac

PDFelement for Mac is an excellent PDF reader for Mac users. It provides various modes to view PDF documents, and many other options to adjust the zoom settings. If you are reviewing a PDF, you can use the sticky notes, text boxes, highlight, links, drawing and many other tools to annotate the PDF document.

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Besides viewing and annotating PDF documents, the convert, edit, create, OCR and many other features are also integrated in this fabulous software. You'll have excellent editing experience using this program to edit texts, images and manage pages on your PDF document. Signing documents should also be an easy task, PDFelement not only provides the option to add customized signature image, but also provides the digital signatures to encrypt your PDF document. What's more, your PDF files can be converted to various other format files like Excel, Word, PPT, TXT, or EPUB etc. The following features are included in this great PDF reader for Mac:

  • Enables users to underline, highlight, or strikethrough text;
  • Allows users to view PDF files with different displaying mode;
  • Edit PDF text with layout reserved;
  • Supports all kinds of shapes to to be added in PDF files;
  • Supports cropping, rotating, and replacing of images, merging and splitting PDF files, adding and delete watermarks, etc;
  • It is compatible with Mac OS X 10.10, 10.11, 10.12 and 10.13 High Sierra.

2. Adobe® Reader for Mac

Adobe® Reader for Mac provides a host of affordable features regarding for viewing and editing PDF documents. PDF documents can be created from a variety of sources and maneuver them according to requirement of the user. Its key features are:

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  • Ability to create PDF documents from a variety of sources
  • Allows editing, sharing, adding comments and different views of PDF files
  • Supports scanning through OCR

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3. Skim for Mac

Skim is a powerful PDF reader for Mac which allows the users view PDF documents and edit then in a user-friendly manner. The application can also be customized according to users’ requirements. Main features of this PDF reader for Mac are:

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  • Enables editing, viewing and highlighting of PDF text;
  • Allows snapshots of the documents for previews;
  • Allows password saving in Keychain;
  • Enables full screen preview;

4. Preview

Preview is an extremely user-friendly PDF reader for Mac which employs host of options for viewing and editing PDF documents. This PDF reader for Mac has following key features:

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  • Allows viewing and working with PDF applications easy;
  • Enables digital signature, Bookmarks and adding comments on PDF text;
  • Allows customization of preview toolbar;

5. Chrome

Google Chrome comes with built-in best PDF reader for Mac which enables the readers to view web documents within the browser. It allows readers to control various functionality of PDF document with easy to use controls. The main features of this best PDF reader for Mac are:

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  • Option for saving the PDF document from within the browser;
  • Enables printing PDF document from within the browser;
  • The PDF viewer can be enabled and disabled manually;

6. Soda PDF

Soda PDF is a Free PDF converter and reader available for Mac OS. Here you can read any PDF document and browse through catalogues, magazines, eBooks, and any other reading materials in amazing 3D with its out-and-out pending technology. Using Soda PDF, you are also able to review your documents using notes and markup text tools, fill and save forms, copy and search text.

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  • Open, read, and print PDF files
  • Read any PDF file in 3D without converting the file
  • Read digital comic book files
  • Create PDF

7. Haihaisoft Reader for Mac

Haihaisoft PDF Reader lets you to read PDF files in an accessible environment. You are able to open a document bywith the file browser alone, as the "drag and drop" feature isn't available. Furthermore, it allows you to rotate pages, go full screen mode, make a presentation, be at the first, last, next, or previous page, take advantage of a search function, zoom out and in, on top of creating a favorites list.

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  • Print and Read PDF documents
  • It is 3 MB of the installer of Haihaisoft Reader that is only a fraction of Adobe Reader
  • Haihaisoft PDF Reader can be launched instantly
  • High privacy and security
  • DRM-X platform protected PDF documents are supported
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