Welcome to the English-language page 7-Zip
7-Zip -! Is a file archiver with a high compression ratio. On this site you can download applications and programs for Windows and other operating systems, as well as get information about the application possibilities, 7z format, and various nuances of using the archiver. All information contained on this website is taken from the official website of the program.
7-Zip is a software with open source software. Most of the source code to be under the GNU LGPL license. Code unRAR extends under mixed license, GNU LGPL + limit unRAR. More about the program license can be read here.
You can use 7-Zip on any computer, including those of commercial organizations. You do not need to register or pay for the archiver 7-Zip.
Main features of 7-Zip
- High compression ratio in 7z format with LZMA and LZMA2,
- Supported formats (more can be found here),
- Backup / unpacking, 7z, XZ, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ZIP and WIM,
- unpacking only, AR, ARJ, CAB, CHM, CPIO, CramFS, DMG, EXT, FAT, GPT, HFS, IHEX, ISO, LZH, LZMA, MBR, MSI, NSIS, NTFS, QCOW2, RAR, RPM, SquashFS, UDF, UEFI, VDI, VHD, VMDK, WIM, XAR i Z.
- For ZIP and GZIP, 7-Zip provides compression ratio that is 2-10% better than the ratio provided by PKZip and WinZip ,
- Strong encryption AES-256 formats 7z and ZIP,
- Ability to create archives, self-extracting for the format 7z
- Windows Explorer integration,
- A powerful file manager,
- Powerful command line version,
- Plug-in for FAR manager,
- Translated into 87 languages.
7-Zip works in Windows 10/8/7 / Vista / XP / 2016/2012/2008/2003/2000 / NT. There is also a ported version for Linux / Unix command line, and other programs and applications that work with 7z format. . 7-Zip page on Source Forge, you can find a forum, and other information about this archiver
We compared 7-Zip with WinRAR 5.20 using the following set of files, mozilla Firefox 34.0.5 for Windows and Google Earth 188.8.131.5213 for Windows after full backup.