8 Zip, the popular file archiver for Windows Phone 8.1 devices has gone free for next 24 hours in collaboration with MyAppFree promotion. The app lets you open, extract, modify and create archive files on your Windows Phone. The app has been developed by Finebits, who make popular apps Torrex Pro for torrents and Files&Folders for Windows Phone 8.1.
The app allows users to compress files into ZIP, 7z, TAR, GZIP, BZIP2 and XZ formats. It also allows users to unzip from RAR, ZIP, 7z, ZipX, ISO, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ARJ, CAB with support for encryption in certain formats.
- Create archive file (ZIP, 7z, TAR, GZIP, BZIP2, XZ)
- Open archives (RAR, ZIP, 7z, ZipX, ISO, BZIP2, GZIP, TAR, ARJ, CAB…)
- Strong AES-256 encryption in 7z and ZIP formats
- Multi-volume archives extraction support
- Extract files form archive
- Add and delete files from archive
- Open files in archives
The app features strong AES-256 encryption in 7z and ZIP formats and multi-volume archives extraction support. Users can extract, add and delete files from the archive, as well as take advantage of search and share functionality. 8 Zip also has customization features that allow users to change the colors and backgrounds.
The app normally runs $7.99 in Windows Phone Store, but for the next twenty-four hours you can get it free through the myAppFree campaign.