GoodPencil is the next generation PDF editor & reader for note‑taking, marking up, filling forms & drawing with your Apple Pencil, stylus, keyboard or even finger!
Intuitive. Fast. Precise. Feel the paper and ink on PDFs on your iPad, iPhone or Apple Silicon Mac .
GoodPencil is a new, modern, powerful yet easy to use note-taking, draw and PDF markup app that allows you to create useful and beautiful notes, edit and annotate PDF documents and books and sketch your ideas quickly, and easily using your Apple Pencil, Stylus or even finger!
However, the goal is not to only to take better notes or annotate PDFs or books, you need also to think effectively. Forget the tool and focus on your reading, annotations, research, papers, videos, audios and notes so you can get better insights. All kind of files can be stored on GoodPencil, not only PDFs.
GoodPencil lets you feel the ink and paper thanks to the intuitive, fast and pixel-perfect precise control of your Pencil with useful tilt and pressure sensitivity, and support for palm rejection.
GoodPencil means also smart notes: it uses machine learning and artificial intelligence algorithms to draw perfect shapes, convert your handwritten notes to text using Scribble, scan documents with automatic page frame recognition, search by text your photo library and insert them on your notes and other innovative smart features.
+ Open multiples PDF side by side using multi-windows and multitask.
+ Convert locally (No Internet needed!) on your device all kind of documents like Microsoft Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint, JPEG& PNG images, ePub books, text and iWork documents, etc. to PDF and annotate them.
+ GoodPencil lets you feel the ink and paper thanks to the intuitive, fast and pixel-perfect precise control of your Apple Pencil with useful tilt and pressure sensitivity, and support for palm rejection.
+ File and documents manager: Open videos, sounds, support for more than 30 different types of files.
+ Powerful document browser integrated with Files app and any cloud services like iCloud, Dropbox, Box, GDrive, oneDrive, etc. to import, export and sync your files.
+ Full-text search makes finding PDFs files on GoodPencil much easier and faster, so you don’t have to waste time opening folder after folder trying to find that one document you need. Now, when you type in a keyword, GoodPencil instantly returns all PDFs in the GoodPencil Documents folder that contain that word or phrase anywhere in the file. You can preview the pages and jump to the document to edit it.
+ Powerful PDF and ePub reader with read aloud. Convert ePubs to PDFs and annotate them!
+ You can use your iPad and Apple Pencil (and other supported styluses) to write by hand in any text field in the PDF or in your own rich text boxes, like the search field in Safari or a text field in Mail. All handwriting and conversion to text happens on your iPad, keeping your writing private and secure.
+ Reader mode interface for distraction free moments.
+ Dark mode support in documents. Ready for aviation use.
+ Paper background guides (squared, lined, coloured, etc.) for your handwriting and sketching.
+ Use the iOS camera to scan documents then edit and annotate them.
+ User Interface available in 32 languages including Right to Left like Arabic and other like English, Finnish, Greek, Dutch, Japanese, Korean, Chinese Traditional and Simplified, Thai, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Turkish, Russian, etc.
+ Specially designed for iPad, iPhone and Silicon Macs.
What's New in this new free GoodPencil (former thInk app) update 3.0.4?
+ Full support for the new iOS 15 !
+ Improved performance and fixed minor bugs.
+ Fixed the scan documents feature.
+ We changed the main app name to "GoodPencil" !!!
+ New very useful "Document" settings option to configure left/right page scroll direction, document appearance, double page mode and page transition mode (page by page, scroll or curl)
+ Improved ePub book reader: Now you can open ePub books directly on GoodPencil.
+ Improved ePubs to PDF conversion: Now you can also convert ePub books to PDF and annotate them.
***** Thanks for all the helpful feedback! If you like GoodPencil, please take the time to give us a nice review: it really helps. ****
Ratings and Reviews
Great pdf reader with poserful annotation features!
ThInk lags a lot, for example, when you want to erase something, it just turns into little squares. Then, when you zoom out, it’s gone. I originally came from notes writer which worked amazing, but this app is just so slow and glitchy. I highly don’t recommend this app for someone who doesn’t have a lot of patience.
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lags or error "book no found" when opening epib files
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- Kairoos Solutions S.L.
- 54.2 MB
- Requires iOS 14.1 or later.
- Requires iPadOS 14.1 or later.
- iPod touch
- Requires iOS 14.1 or later.
- Requires macOS 11.0 or later and a Mac with Apple M1 chip.
English, Arabic, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Norwegian Bokmål, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Traditional Chinese, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Welsh
- Age Rating
- © 2021 Kairoos Solutions S.L.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.