The program works with 7z, RAR, ZIP, RPM, ARJ, CAB, CHM, LZH, CPIO, GZIP, DEB, BZIP2, TAR and Z formats. Compression ratio in the new 7z format is 30 to 50% better than ratio in ZIP format. Also 7-Zip compresses to ZIP 2 to 10% better than WinZip and PKZip. 7-Zip has strong command line version and FAR Manager support.
- High compression ratio in 7z format with LZMA2 and LZMA compression
- Supported formats:
* Packing / unpacking: XZ, 7z, GZIP, BZIP2, TAR, WIM and ZIP
* Unpacking only: CAB, ARJ, CPIO, CHM, HFS, DEB, CramFS, FAT, ISO, DMG, LZMA, LZH, MBR, MSI, NTFS, NSIS, RPM, RAR, UDF, SquashFS,VHD, WIM, XAR and Z.
- For ZIP and GZIP formats, 7-Zip offers a compression ratio that is 2 up to 10 % better than the ratio offered by PKZip and WinZip
- Powerful AES-256 encryption in 7z and ZIP formats
- Self-extracting ability for 7z format
- Integration with Windows Shell
- Strong File Manager
- Strong command line version
- Plugin for FAR Manager
- Localizations for 87 languages
- Supports multiple archive formats.
- It's able to compress files to various archive types.
- It hasn't virus scan capabilities, you have to use an external virus scanner for security reasons.
- Sometimes runs slower than similar software.
|Developer||Igor Pavlov | see all products from this developer|
|Last Week Downloads||7|
|All Time Downloads||17,879|
|OS Support||Windows All|
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