Can’t play GIFs with the default image viewer of your computer or phone? You can try the top 7 GIF viewers listed in this post. To edit GIFs, you can’t miss the awesome GIF editor – MiniTool MovieMaker released by MiniTool.

GIFs can exactly convey your emotions. You will find GIFs on almost all social platforms. However, some GIFs you saved is not compatible with your devices. In this case, we share a list of 7 best GIF viewers for Windows/Mac/Android/iPhone.

GIF Viewer for Windows


It’s a comprehensive Windows GIF viewer. In addition to GIF, images, videos and audio files can be opened with InViewer. Also, you can use it to make thumbnails without losing any quality. InViewer supports formats: GIF, PNG, JPG, BMP, TIF, MP4, AVI, MPG, WEBM, MP3, M4A, etc.


IrfanView is a free GIF viewer for non-commercial use. It’s also an image editor and converter. It allows you to play videos and audio files, create and edit images. More than that, IrfanView supports batch conversion and screen capturing.

This image viewer supports a wide variety of formats including GIF, BMP, JPG, PNG, APNG, PBM, PDF, Flash, Ogg Vorbis, MIDI, MP3 and text file.

GIF Viewer for Mac


Preview is a Mac GIF viewer that lets you view images and PDF files. Like other GIF viewers, Preview also enables you to edit images like resize, rotate, flip, convert, remove background and annotate.

Related article: How to Flip an Image – 4 Useful Tips.

Additionally, Preview can be used to view GIF frames and encrypt PDF files. The following file types are supported: GIF, JPEG, BMP, ICO, FAX, DNG, PPT, RAW, PPF, TIFF, PSD, PDF and more.


DropGallery is a lightweight and fast GIF player and photo viewer. With it, you don’t have to view images one by one, you can choose multiple images and view them at the same time. Besides, it allows for rotation, zoom and speed control.

It supports the most popular image formats: GIF, JPG, PNG, TIFF, etc.

GIF Viewer for Android


OmniGIF is the best GIF player for Android. It allows you to view, edit and create GIFs. You can view your GIFs frame by frame or change the speed of GIFs. Also, you can use it to browser popular Internet GIF resources and share your GIF to social networks such as Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and so on.

It supports playing GIF, APNG and WEBP on Android.

To learn more details about WEBP, see this post: WebP to GIF – Top 5 WebP to GIF Converters.

Gallery Vault

If you want to a photo viewer app that can hide and encrypt your images, Here recommend Gallery Vault. By using it, you can not only view your GIFs, but also can keep your privacy safe. Except for GIF, this app also helps you encrypt videos and other files.

How to Save a GIF from GIPHY/Twitter/Pixiv/Google
How to Save a GIF from GIPHY/Twitter/Pixiv/Google

How to save a GIF from GIPHY/Twitter/Pixiv/Google? All you want to know is in this post. Now, read this post and download your favorite GIFs from the Internet.

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GIF Viewer for iPhone

GIF Viewer

There are lots of GIF viewer apps in App Store. For Apple users, here recommend GIF Viewer. This app only allows you to enjoy GIFs. With GIF Viewer app, you can play GIFs frame by frame, convert GIFs to video, import GIFs from computer and share them to Twitter, Facebook, etc.


The above-mentioned GIF viewers can help you play GIF quickly with any quality loss. Try them out!

If you have any questions about GIF viewer, please tell us in the comments section.

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