Awards and Reviews


  • BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS - Foxit Software’s ConnectedPDF

    June 20, 2017

    New Product or Service of the Year - Software - Integration Solution
    Foxit, Fremont, CA: Foxit Software’s ConnectedPDF
    Click here to view the winner list.

  • Foxit Reader gets "The Best Free Software of 2011" from PC Magazine

    April 4, 2011

    "FoxIt has long been a favorite PDF reading alternative. In addition to its "no bloat" claims, the software lets you annotate PDF files and convert PDF contents to text..."
    Click here to view the full article on PCMAG.

  • CNET gives Foxit Reader a  rating of 5 out of 5 stars.
    cnet.png"Foxit Reader is everything that  Adobe Reader isn't: lightweight, effective, and streamlined..." Click to  learn more about the article.

  • Foxit  Reader listed in PC World's "Special List Issues" as one of the  "50 Tools to Speed Up Your PC".
    pcworld.pngPC Worlds editor Preston Gralla writes, "Strictly speaking, this isn't an  optimization tool..." Click here to read more details of the reviews on PC World.

  • Foxit Reader was named to PC  World's '101 Fabulous Freebies' list in Tune Up (Utilities and System Tools).
    "...Adobe Reader isn't your only option for viewing PDF files..." Click here to learn more about the  article on PC world.



  • Foxit Reader: CNET Editors' review

    October 30, 2013

    “…Foxit Reader is one of the best free PDF tools available. It's a full-featured PDF solution that can open, edit, print, sign, and, yes, create fully compatible PDFs. It's fast, light, secure, and easy on system resources; yet it leaves nothing out…”
    Click here to view the full article on CNET.

  • Foxit Reader: Alternative to Adobe Acrobat Reader

    June 11, 2012

    “…Foxit Reader is a good alternative to Adobe’s PDF Reader. It is free of bloatware and provides a  number of features that other PDF readers do not offer. Foxit Reader has good  security options, enables customization and even provides support for  enterprise users…”
    Click here to view the full article on Free PowerPoint Templates.

  • Use FoxIt Reader to Fill Out PDF Forms – Reviewed by Rick Broida, PCWorld

    May 26, 2012

    "…The first time you run Foxit, it'll ask if you want to make it the default PDF viewer. That's entirely up to you, but I find Foxit to be smaller, faster, and less intrusive than Adobe Reader…Foxit Reader is free, but be sure to decline any extra toolbars or the like it tries to sneak in during installation…"
    Click here to view the full article on PCWorld.

  • Foxit PDF Reader Is a Lightweight Alternative to Adobe - Reviewed by Hammad Saleem

    April 8, 2012

    "…A better alternative is Foxit Reader. It's a lightweight PDF tool that's much faster than Adobe…Foxit Reader has a similar layout to Adobe Reader with similar functionality. You can open a PDF, zoom in/out, search text and much more…"
    Click here to  view the full article on groovyPost.

  • Foxit Reader 5.1 Reviewed by PC Magazine

    March 20, 2012

    “…Foxit was actually a tad faster in my testing than  Adobe Reader, the real reason to get this replacement is if your system  resources are severely limited, as it takes up considerably less memory and  disk space than the Adobe option. To that, Foxit adds a pleasing interface, the  ability to share PDFs directly to Facebook or Twitter, and a slew of document  markup tools…”
    Click here to  view the full article on PC Magazine.

  • Foxit Reader Reviewed by Corwin Peter on download3k

    20 Jul 2011

    review10.png“…Foxit  Reader is impressive in many ways. Its speed of opening PDF files and great set  of features combined with an easy to learn interface make it a great  application that every user must have.”
    Click here to view the full review on download3k.



  • "...I use the one from Foxit Software. It doesn't do everything that Adobe Reader does, but it should be  enough for almost everyone..." Posted by Michael  Horowitz on February, 2010 from here.

  • "We tried a 700-page PDF manual comprising text and images, and with  both apps, the application load time coupled with file opening was less than  two seconds..." Posted by Andrew Harrison,PC Advisor(UK) Apr/06/2009  from here