Even though it comes with a price tag of $7.99 (€5.95), 8 Zip is one of the most popular compression tools for the newly released Windows 8, as it comprises a great feature package and an easy to use interface.8 Zip for Windows 8 has received several updates, including multiple bug fixes and encryption in 7z and ZIP formats. In addition, the new version now comes with support for snapped mode and multi-volume archives extraction.
Of course, the program continues to support the majority of archive formats on the market, including RAR, ZIP, 7z, ISO, CAB, ARJ, MSI and NSIS.
It works on all Windows 8 builds currently on the market, so it can be installed on both x86 and x64 versions, but also on Windows RT tablets.
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