Clean up your photo library by removing duplicates and extra photos. Choose your best photos once, and delete the rest.

We take and manage more photos than ever before with our iPhones and iPads, which requires a new type of app to sift through the avalanche of images. BestPhotos helps you quickly choose your best photos, and delete the outtakes. Otherwise, when you want to share a photo, you're always left debating between multiple versions of the same shot.

Always with you
On your iPhone or iPad, Best Photos gives you the power to sort through thousands of photos before you even get home. It's a great way to use the pockets of time that surround an event or vacation. Going through photos will be fun, and in the moment, instead of a chore for later.

Some of the key features included for FREE:
- Delete and hide many photos at once
- Quickly jump to recent photos, specific years, or albums
- Add to Album: add your photos or videos to new or existing albums
- Simple photo cropping and straightening for quick fixes
- Find Duplicate Photos: automatically find and manually delete duplicate photos
- Share one or a group of items you find using the iOS share sheet
- Siri Shortcuts: Show today in BestPhotos, show this week in BestPhotos, and show this month in BestPhotos

“The Best Features” premium upgrade:
- Compare Mode: view photos side by side with fancy, synchronized zooming
- Automatically Remove Duplicate Photos: comb your library for duplicate photos and automatically delete them with one tap
- “Similar” Photos: Focus on clumps of similar photos taken together
- Accidental Videos: find those videos where you probably meant to take a photo
- View Photo Info: inspect EXIF and other metadata properties on photos and videos
- All Problem Areas: Quickly focus on areas of your library that need special attention, like photos missing location, or the HDR and Portrait Mode photos that also store the normal version
- Additional Siri Shortcuts: Launch any premium problem area search
- App dark mode and custom app icons

What's New

Version 2.0.1

This update fixes a crash that occurred when searching large quantities of photos for duplicates.

Ratings and Reviews

4.7 out of 5
136 Ratings
136 Ratings

It’s really good

Here’s two important refinements that would really make it useful:

1. iCloud photos are slow. This makes tabbing through photos really slow, and I lose patience. I know that this isn’t your fault. Could you allow the user to select a range of photos to compare, show a progress bar to get them all, then I could come back and quickly find the ones that I want.

2. iCloud movies are really slow. Add a setting option to just ignore them! I found that sometimes I was waiting a long time, and then I realized that I was waiting to download a movie. There’s no easy way to see that until it’s fully downloaded. Just hide them.


Side-by-side is the killer feature

There are plenty of ‘duplicate finders’ on the App Store, but Best Photo rises above them. BP allows me to systematically review my photos to see which one looks the best with its side-by-side feature. You can simultaneously zoom in on 2 photos to identify which photo has better focus. It’s far better than swiping back and forth/zooming in. I love this app. Great job guys.


Very cool

Finally, a photo tool I am happy with!! I have spent a lot of money on apps I don’t use, because they don’t function like I expect. I wish we could get our money back.

There are two things I would like to see added to this one: picture dimensions and tagging 😊 Those two additions would make this a 10-Star app.


Windy Software, LLC
21.9 MB
Photo & Video
Requires iOS 12.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Age Rating
Rated 4+
© 2017 Windy Software, LLC
In-App Purchases
  1. The Best Features $2.99


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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