Mobile PDF reader - reading PDF on mobile devices

Traditionally, PDF files are viewed with a free PDF reader on a PC or Mac. But with the development of mobile devices like cell phone and PDA, more and more people prefer to use a mobile PDF reader to view PDF files and approve some important documents on the go, as mobile devices is much convenient to use, you can access to the PDF eBooks anywhere anytime.

There are many mobile devices in the market that supports PDF files. Mobile PDF viewer like Kindle and iPad, cell phone like iPhone, Nokia, HTC and Blackberry. Different device may support the same operation system, so, you can find whether your mobile phone included in the lists according to the operation system.

1. Mobile PDF reader for iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch

The Aji Reader is a nice and easy-to-use PDF reader. You can download a document directly from the web using the URL, or you can fetch it from their server. The only drawback is that you need to know the URL if you want something specific. Otherwise, you can simply do a Google search to find a PDF.

Applicable Phone: iPhone 3GS/ iPhone 4/4S, iPhone 5| iPod touch 5| iPad 2/new iPad/iPad4, requires iOS 3.0 or later.

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2. PDF reader for Windows Mobile

Foxit Reader for Windows Mobile supports Windows Mobile 2002/2003/5.0/6.0 and Windows CE 4.2/5.0/6.0. With this mobile PDF Reader, you can re-flow PDF documents for easy viewing on a handheld screen and search for text within a PDF file. It also supports multi-language.

Applicable Phone: Motorola MPX200/MPX220 | HTC 5X5 Series 515/535/565/575/585 | HTC Touch Series/P Series

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3. Mobile PDF reader for Pocket PC 2.0

Adobe Reader for Pocket PC 2.0 adapts PDF files for viewing on smaller screens. This program works with ActiveSync. There are many useful features, including the ability to submit form data over a wireless connection, wireless printing with compatible Bluetooth or 802.11 enabled printers and Pocket PC handhelds, and the ability to view Adobe PDF slide shows generated by Adobe Photoshop Album.

Applicable Phone: Samsung i730 / i830 / i830w | Samsung SCH Series | HTC S1/P800/S511

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4. Mobile PDF reader for Symbian

As the partner of Adobe, QuickOffice developed Adobe Reader LE 2.5, which is optimized for S60 3rd Edition mobile devices. Besides the normal features a mobile PDF reader has, it also provides word wrap feature that enable users to make page down while viewing PDF documents. But it costs $15 even the trial version is available at the same time. It's the defualth PDF reader in Nokia Nseries and Eseries and supports SonyEricsson devices.

Applicable Phone: Nokia 7650 | Nokia 3600/3620/3650/3660 | Nokia N Gage | Siemens SX1 | Nokia 6600/6620 | Nokia 7610 | Nokia 6260 | Nokia 6670 | Nokia 3230 | Nokia 6630 | Nokia 6680 | Nokia N70 | Nokia N72 | Nokia N85 | Nokia N90 | Samsung SGH-D7xx | Sendo X | Samsung L870| LG KT610 | SonyEricsson W960i, G700,G900,M600i,P1i,P990i,W950i,P800,P900,P910

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After comparing the mobile PDF readers introduced above, you may find out your mobile device is much powerful to allow reading eBooks like PDF and emails anywhere, anytime. With the development of information technology, mobile PDF readers and mobile devices will combine and perform better in the near future.

If you only have files of other formats like Office or images on the computer but want to transfer them as PDF to mobile device, you can save these printable files to PDF first with a PDF creator, then send the created PDFs to mobile device for easy reading.