What are the best ebook readers for Windows?

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    #1Adobe Acrobat Reader

    Adobe Acrobat Reader

    Adobe Acrobat Reader is the most popular tool to manage PDF files. You can read it, make notes, highlight text and add sticky notes. 

    Apps

    Mac, Android, iOS, Windows

    $12.99- Varies by plan

    Gerardo Valdés
    Written on June 13, 2018
    "As somebody who reads many ebooks on my Windows device, I needed the best ebook reader on the market. With Adobe Acrobat Reader, I received a piece of software that is clean, ease to use and very professional in nature. There is nothing missing in terms of features as it pertains to ebook readers when using Adobe Acrobat Reader. "
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    #2Amazon Kindle

    Amazon Kindle

    Amazon Kindle is a free cross-platform to download and use. With this app, you can carry with you all the ebooks you want! It is the best option for those who want to read any type of publication such as books, magazines or newspapers.

    Apps

    Android, iOS, Windows, Mac, Chrome

    Free

    John Pierce
    Written on June 15, 2018
    "I really enjoy my Kindle because this saves me a lot of space at home. Instead of buying physical books, I can access them in my Kindle device. So I'm thrilled when Kindle PC was released. I enjoyed my ebooks on PC since then."
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    #3Foxit Reader

    Foxit Reader
    Foxit Reader is freemium PDF reader tool that allows you to view, create and print all PDF files. You can also digitally sign your pdf document with it. It is a light weight pdf reader for all MAC OS lovers and it overcomes in many ways to Acrobat reader. There are Windows versions too if you like to use this tool on a PC. 

    Other

    Free

    Ethan Simmons
    Written on June 15, 2018
    "As I mentioned, this reader is the best for me. It's so easy to open PDF files here compared to Acrobat."
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    #4Kobo Books

    Kobo Books
    Kobo Books is a website for book lovers that offers you more than 5 million titles to read, including books and audiobooks. It also suggests e-readers compatible with iOS, Android, and Blackberry 10 devices.
    Websites

    Free

    Nathan Baker
    Written on June 15, 2018
    "I like the shelf layout of Kobo pc ebook reader. I can sync my collections on my pc and even view top books using this software."
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    #5Icecream Ebook Reader

    Icecream Ebook Reader

    Icecream Ebook Reader is an eBook reader software which supports EPUB, PDF, CBZ, TXT, MOBI, CBR, and FB2 formats. This features a library, reading progress bar, and annotation options. Requires a computer with Windows OS.

    Software

    Windows

    Free

    Ronald Ellis
    Written on June 15, 2018
    "Icecream reader's UI is simple and features a full-screen mode, night mode, the bookmarking features. You know, the things essential for electronic bibliophilias. "
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    #6Foxit PDF Reader & Editor

    Foxit PDF Reader & Editor

    Foxit is a PDF is an easy-to-use PDF reader which allows you to view, take notes and protect files wherever you are. It features ConnectedPDF, a technology that powers document intelligence, security and collaboration services.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Ethan Simmons
    Written on June 15, 2018
    "I searched for a PDF reader other than Acrobat because I hated that I can't close that huge tab at the rightmost of Acrobat. That's where I found Foxit, gave it a try, and I had been loyal to it since then."
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    #7PDF-XChange Viewer

    PDF-XChange Viewer
    PDF-Xchange viewer has a wide range of features that set it apart from other PDF viewers.
    Software

    Windows

    Free

    Lawrence Snyder
    Written on June 15, 2018
    "A simple and straightforward ebook reader. Try this out!"
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    #8Sumatra

    Sumatra
    Sumatra PDF is a free PDF, eBook (ePub, Mobi), XPS, DjVu, CHM, Comic Book (CBZ and CBR) reader for Windows
    Software

    Windows

    Free

    Ronald Butler
    Written on June 15, 2018
    "Very cool app!!!"

Summary

Best What are the best ebook readers for Windows
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Adobe Acrobat ReaderApps 19 Paid
2Amazon KindleApps 14 Free
3Foxit ReaderOther 12 Free
4Kobo BooksWebsites 10 Free
5Icecream Ebook ReaderSoftware 7 Free
6Foxit PDF Reader & EditorApps 5 Free
7PDF-XChange ViewerSoftware 3 Free
8SumatraSoftware 1 Free
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