What are the best pdf editor apps?

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    #1GoodReader

    GoodReader

    GoodReader is a productivity app helps you manage and view different files in the same app. You can create, read, and edit PDFs. Also, the app allows you sign documents and view MS Office documents. 

    Apps

    iOS

    $4.99

    Adam Boyd
    Written on June 18, 2018
    "GoodReader does to much to help you out in the PDF department. It allows you to read, edit, create, and convert documents to PDFs incredibly quickly on the go. Honestly would say it's better than most Desktop PDF software."
  2. 12

    #2Adobe 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

    Susan Spencer
    Written on November 22, 2017
    "Adobe is pretty much the end all be all when it comes to good pdf editors. I've used it for years and never been disappointed with its performance. It's super easy and intuitive to use, and it updates regularly."
  3. 9

    #3FileApp

    FileApp

    FileApp is an app for iOS devices. With this app, you can manage all your documents; PDF, HTML or video files. Also, the app includes a basic photo editor. 

    Apps

    iOS

    Free

    Charles Watson
    Written on November 15, 2017
    "A good option for those looking for a file management app for their iOS devices. There are several options out there but this is a good alternative to try out. I personally think this app is straightforward and simple and does as it says."
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    #4CloudReaders

    CloudReaders
    CloudReaders allows you to read books, comics and even movies in different formats, including PDF, CBZ, ZIP, CBR, RAR, MOV, MP3, M4V, MP4 and 3GP. It lets you convert powerpoint Powerpoint files into JPEG, ZIP into a single file and more.
    Apps

    iOS

    Free

    Eric Gonzales
    Written on June 21, 2018
    "This was not useful to me. I found it difficult to understand and wasn't for me. Granted I'm not the most techy person and was confusing. I may not be the best person to use this, and it could be useful for others."
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    #5Documents by Readdle

    Documents by Readdle

    With Documents by Readdle, you can have all your documents, files, books, and any type of content just in one place! This free app also allows you to create texts, import files, listen to music, and much more!

    Apps

    iOS

    Free

    Kathleen Lynch
    Written on November 17, 2017
    "Documents is he best file saving and sharing app ever! It has so many features, making it my most used app ever. I use Documents for both work and personal tasks, and it hasn’t failed me yet. I love that there’s an app that can store/play music and unzip files. I thought that when iOS 11 came out with the Files app that I wouldn’t need use Documents as much, but I was wrong. This is still way better and much more functional than Files."
  3. 5

    #6Xodo PDF Reader & Editor

    Xodo PDF Reader & Editor

    Xodo is a PDF reader and editor in which you can read, write notes, sign and share files. It syncs with Google Drive, Dropbox, and OneDrive.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Joseph McCoy
    Written on June 26, 2018
    "This seems like a very generic PDF reader, it's free which makes it on par for other PDF readers. it also from comments has a ton of intrusive ads which is a negative in my book."
  4. 4

    #7PDF Reader Expert

    PDF Reader Expert

    PDF Reader Document Expert is a PDF reader and editor for Mac, that stands out for its simplicity and user-friendly interface. It allows you to easily view, organize, edit and convert your PDF documents, as well as sync and backup all your files.

    Apps

    Mac, Android, iOS

    Free

    Frank Lin
    Written on June 27, 2018
    "I prefer this app to alternatives by far, intuitive, simple to use and the cloud is very handy. I have all my documents in my pocket. It supports OCR to turn my scans into text files for further editing. Very easy to use."

Summary

Best What are the best pdf editor apps
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1GoodReaderApps 16 Paid
2Adobe Acrobat ReaderApps 12 Paid
3FileAppApps 9 Free
4CloudReadersApps 8 Free
5Documents by ReaddleApps 6 Free
6Xodo PDF Reader & EditorApps 5 Free
7PDF Reader ExpertApps 4 Free
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