It’s normal for you to snap hundreds and thousands of photos to get the perfect shots. To further process those images, you probably dump all those clicks in your computer or leave some of them on your smartphone.
In the next stage, let’s say when you sit down to review these, you’ll first have to deal with several duplicate photos. How do you remove duplicate photos from your computer or smartphone and recover precious storage? Manually bumping heads with thousands of duplicate or even similar-looking photos and then choosing the right ones would take up an eternity.
To make life easy, you can use a duplicate cleaner tool. In this post, we have compared two reputed duplicate image finders – Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro and Remo Duplicate Photo Remover.
At A Glance – Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro Vs Remo Duplicate Photo Remover
|Points of Comparison||
Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro
Remo Duplicate Photo Remover
|Interface||Intuitive, appealing, and easy to use.||Slightly complicated|
|Can Remove Both Similar and Exact Images||Yes||Yes|
|Pricing (Trial and Paid Version)||On Windows and Mac, it offers a free trial in which it lets you delete 15 duplicate photos. It is available as a free duplicate photo cleaner for Android and iOS devices.
Pricing – Free trial. Premium version at $39.95
|It is available as a free duplicate photo cleaner for iOS and Android users. You’ll have to purchase a license for use on Windows and Mac.
Pricing – Free for Android and iOS. License for Windows and Mac starts at $19.97
|Platforms On Which The Duplicate Photo Finder is Available||Windows, Mac, Android, and iOS||Windows, Mac, Android, and iOS|
|Download Link||Download here||Download here|
Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro Vs Remo Duplicate Photo Remover
Interface Comparison of Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro and Remo Duplicate Photo Remover
To begin with, here we have put out the interface of both Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro and Remo Duplicate Photo Remover. Both Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro as well as Remo Duplicate Photo Remover have an easy-to-use and easy-to-understand graphical user interface. However, Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro has an advantage since it’s easier to use and is more comprehensive.
On the personal front, as a user, I found it adding and removing locations easier in Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro.
Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro –
Notable Features of Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro:
- Scan Exact and Similar Duplicates
As one of the best duplicate photo removers, Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro lets you scan your device for both exact as well as similar-looking photos. This means the duplicate photo finder will work efficiently even if, for instance, there is a minute change in the background or if you have just changed the name of the file.
- Various Comparison Methods
Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro offers various comparison methods or filters with which you can filter out duplicate photos. Especially in the case of images that are similar, you can filter out duplicate photos based on their matching level, bitmap size, time interval, and even those that have been rotated or flipped.
- Scan Various Areas on Your Device
No matter what device you are using, the Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro for removing similar-looking photos, lets you scan various areas. For example, Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro for Windows can help you scan various locations on your computer, Photos Library, Dropbox, Google Drive, Picasa Library, Lightroom Classic, and Photo Organizer.
- Auto Marking Capabilities
Once Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro has scanned your device for duplicates, it categorizes them into groups. And, instead of marking a duplicate photo in each group manually, you can use the Auto Mark feature and select a duplicate in each group.
- Preview Photos Before Deleting Them
As you can see from the above screenshot, Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro lets you preview images before you choose to take any action on them.
- Include and Exclude Files/ Folders From Scanning
To remove exact-looking photos or even those that are similar, you have a complete grip on the locations you want to choose. You can add individual photos or complete folders or choose from one of the predefined locations on your computer. Want to remove a path or various paths from scanning? All you have to do is simply click on the checkbox and then click on the bin icon. That’s how simple it is.
How To Use Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro?
Refer to this tutorial to see Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro in action
Remo Duplicate Photos Remover –
Notable Features of Remo Duplicate Photos Remover:
- Manual and Automatic Ways of Deletion –
Remo Duplicate Photos Remover lets you customize the task of deleting photos. It is not just an automatic duplicate photo finder and remover but it also lets you delete photos manually if required.
- Delete Exact and Similar Duplicate Photos –
Quite like Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro, Remo Duplicate Photos Remover lets you delete both exact as well as similar-looking duplicate photos.
- Keep One Copy of Each Photo –
After this duplicate image cleaner identifies and scans duplicate images, it keeps an original copy of the photo. This way you can easily get rid of duplicate photos without worrying about losing data. And, even if that happens accidentally, you can always use a photo recovery tool to get back lost photos.
- Comparison Methods –
Talking of dealing with similar-looking duplicate photos, Remo Duplicate Photos Remover offers to filter out duplicates based on matching level and bitmap size as opposed to Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro which has a few more ways in which you can identify and remove similar-looking photos.
- Preview Images Before Deleting Them –
Much before deciding upon the images you want to delete, you can preview them and only select the ones that you wish to delete.
- Choose What To Delete –
The duplicate image cleaner gives you the option to include and exclude folders or individual photos that you want to delete. To add or remove images, you can click on Add Exception or Remove Exception from the top of the interface.
How To Use Remo Duplicate Photos Remover
The steps mentioned below demonstrate the working of Remo Duplicate Photos Remover on Windows –
Step 1 – Download, install and run Remo Duplicate Photos Remover on your Windows computer for the link down below.
Step 2 – Click on the green-colored Select Folder/ Drive button to select a location where there are duplicate photos.
Step 3 – Once you have selected duplicate photos, click on the Proceed button.
Step 4 – Choose whether you just want to delete exact duplicate photos or those with slight variations.
Step 5 – Select the images that you want to delete and click on the Delete button.
What’s Your Pick?
Both Duplicate Photos Fixer Pro and Remo Duplicate Photos Remover are decent and feature-rich duplicate photo cleaners. Now that we have outlined the various features and other aspects of both these tools, let us know in the comments which of the above tools will you use to remove exact or similar duplicate photos. For more app/ software reviews, comparisons, listicles, and troubleshooting tips, keep reading WeTheGeek. Have a favorite utility that you’d like to go head-to-head with another, shoot it down in the comments or you can also reach out to us on Facebook, Pinterest, YouTube, Twitter, and Instagram.