In a nutshell

  • Free and open-source
  • Supports Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10 64 bit
  • User-friendly
  • Specially crafted “Reader Mode” for manga and comic book lovers
  • Supports direct reading of archives (cbz, cbr, zip, etc.)
  • Supports a wide variety of image formats
  • Available as a portable version

A wide variety of formats

ImageView can read a wide a variety of image formats; from the very common JPEG to more niche image formats.

ExtensionFormat descriptionComment
PSDAdobe Photoshop
CR2Canon RAWCanon raw digital camera image format.
CBZ, CBR, CBA, CB7, CBTComic Book ArchiveDirectly browse images inside an archive as if it was a traditional folder.
DNPDigital Negative
JPG, JPEGJoint Photographic Experts Group
JP2JPEG 2000
PNGPortable Network Graphics
SVGScalable Vector Graphics
TIF, TIFFTagged Image File Format
TGATruevision TGA
BMPWindows Bitmap
HEICHigh Efficiency Image File FormatCompatible with iPhone’s new default picture format.