Indotechboy - Hola amigos! For you who like download files over the internet you may be familiar with archive files .zip, .rar, or .7zip right? But when I was new to file types knowledge and I don’t know how I can extract a .zip file, that is the time I know Zarchiver (APK) Android app.

Zarchiver Android app icon On the performance side, Zarchiver sure is one of the best archive creator (compressing) and extractor. One of the fastest archive extractor Android app you can get for free on the market.

Plus, Zarchiver has also a nice and ‘not boring’ user interface that making its good branding on the Android market.

Zarchiver Android app ui
Zarchiver Android app tablet ui mode
Zarchiver Android app grid UI

Zarchiver Android app compress option
Zarchiver Android app file info
Zarchiver Android app file operation

Zarchiver Android application info

app title Zarchiver
developer ZDevs
category Tool
system requirements Android 4.0 and higher
tested on Android phone: Samsung Galaxy V SM-G313HZ

Zarchiver Android application description

Quoted from the developer:

ZArchiver - is a program for archive management. It has a simple and functional interface.

ZArchiver lets you:

  • Create the following archive types: 7z (7zip), zip, bzip2 (bz2), gzip (gz), XZ, tar
  • Decompres the following archive types: 7z (7zip), zip, rar, rar5, bzip2, gzip, XZ, iso, tar, arj, cab, lzh, lha, lzma, xar, tgz, tbz, Z, deb, rpm, zipx, mtz, chm, dmg, cpio, cramfs, img (fat, ntfs, ubf), wim, ecm, arc (freearc), lzip
  • View archive contents: 7z (7zip), zip, rar, rar5, bzip2, gzip, XZ, iso, tar, arj, cab, lzh, lha, lzma, xar, tgz, tbz, Z, deb, rpm, zipx, mtz, chm, dmg, cpio, cramfs, img (fat, ntfs, ubf), wim, ecm, arc (freearc), lzip
  • Create and decompress password-protected archives
  • Edit archives: add/remove files to/from the archive (zip, 7zip, tar, apk, mtz)
  • Create and decompress multi-part archives: 7z, rar (decompress only)
  • Partial archive decompression
  • Open compressed files
  • Open an archive file from mail applications
  • Extract splited archives: 7z, zip and rar (7z.001, zip.001, part1.rar, z01)

Key features:

  • Multithreading support (useful for multicore processors)
  • UTF-8/UTF-16 supporting in filenames. Allows you to use national symbols in filenames
  • No need for enabling multi select mode. You can select files by clicking on the icon from the left of the filename


ATTENTION! Any useful ideas and wishes are welcome. You can send them by email or just leave a comment on the Play Store page.

Mini FAQ:
Q: What password?
A: The contents of some archives may be encrypted and the archive can only be opened with the password (don't use the phone password!).

Q: The program is not working correctly?
A: Send me an email with detailed description of the problem.

Q: How to compress files?
A: Select all files, you want to compress, by clicking on icons (from the left of filenames). Click on the one of selected files and choose "Compress" from menu. Set desired options and press OK button.

Q: How to extract files?
A: Click on archive name and select suitable options ("Extract Here" or other).

Zarchiver Android app changelogs

[v. 0.9.1 | 16/2/2018]
  • Major improvements and bugs fixed
  • 7zip updated to the latest version
  • Fix crash

Zarchiver APK Android application download link


Older versions:

Zarchiver Android app is available for free on Play Store. Rate it and give it nice comment if you think the app is useful.