Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 6 is a Photo editing Software developed by Ashampoo Inc which can add good effects and correction to your images. This software is available only for Windows Operating System.
Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 6 is a Photo editing software developed by Ashampoo Inc. As the name suggest it is in between editing and optimization software and we categorized in photo editing software. It includes some common features of Photo commander 14 but it focuses mainly on effects and corrections.
You can do most of the commonly used editing in Photo Optimizer 6 without any help. It is simple and you just need to choose the effects which you want. The other interesting feature is its friendly interface which drives you to use this software. The license is about $14 and for upgrades it is only $12.
Ashampoo is the leading software developer. Their products range from CAD software to Screen capture and multimedia software. The most popular products include Ashampoo 3D CAD, Ashampoo Snap, Ashampoo WinOptimizer, Office, Photo Commander 14 Movie Studio, Burning studio and Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 6 (this post).
● Improved crop, rotation and auto optimize images.
● Remove spots and whiten teeth feature.
● clone areas and remove red eye.
● New features like Emboss, shade, blue shift and segmentation.
● Distort: Shear, Wave Implode/Explode and Swirl.
● Noise: Add Noise, Median, Reduce Noise and Pixelate.
● Graphical user interface optimized for easy handling.
● Batch processing and save time with multi core support.
● Automatic Backup of files.
● Instant sharing in social networking sites like Facebook, Picasa.
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Operating System : Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1/, Windows 10,
CPU Type :Minimum 1 GHz Single Core Processor or higher.
Memory :Minimum 2 GB of RAM.
Installation Space : 200 MB and 1GB for file storage.
.Net framework :.Net Framework 4.0 or higher.
Browser :Windows Internet Explorer® 8.0 or Firefox or Chrome.
Users :Need Administrative privileges.
Graphics:Minimum screen resolution 1280 x 1024 with true color support.
Internet :Internet connection (required for license activation)
Open the download File. Double click the setup file or right click and choose Run as Administrator. Choose your desired language and click ‘OK’.
In the next window click ‘I Agree, proceed’.
The default installation location will be in C drive. If you want to change installation location click on ‘Browse’ button and point to the folder or you can directly edit in the box itself. Installing this program for all users is not a problem and you can leave the remaining as default and click ‘Next’.
Wait for the installation to complete. It will take about 2 to 3 minutes depending upon your hardware.
Click on ‘Finish’ to complete the installation.
Copy and paste the License Key which you got and if your key is valid it will show a message to activate license. Click ‘Activate Now’ to activate the product. If you don’t have license click ‘ Get License ‘ button left of ‘ Download ‘ button in this page or if you want to try for 10 days then click on ‘Continue’.
In the next window click on ‘Continue’.
Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 6 is a photo editing and creating software for home use. It has a lot of features and tools with user-friendly interface and options. It is also very light software and doesn’t cause any system load. The product focusses more on corrections and effects. The Photo Commander is an editing software whereas Photo Optimizer is only correction and optimizing software.
The common and popular features in all image viewing software include crop, resize, color, saturation, Red-eye correction which all are present in Photo Optimizer. Color effects, sharping, blurs, uploading in social media sites are also available in popular photo viewers and editors. Some features like motion blur, whiten teeth, distortion, noise addition is available in Photo Optimizer making it a professional photo optimizer.
Only the above-mentioned features and some standard features are there in Photo Optimizer 6 although there was a good improvement compared to the previous Photo Optimizer 5. The license is about $14 and $12 for upgrades.
Since it is a photo optimizer we recommend you to try the complete editing software which is only $19 and has more features compared to this. Photo Commander 14 is a photo editing software by Ashampoo which will be much better and we suggest you to try that before using Photo Optimizer.
Photo Optimizer comes with 10-day trial and extended the 30-day trial. We suggest you to try this product before buying as most of its features are easily available in other freeware. We rate Photo Optimizer 3.5/5.
● User friendly interface.
● Cheap compared to other products.
● Comes with trail version.
● Only few features are new.
● Support is lacking.
For help about contents press F1 in the application you can get HTML based help. Support is not easily accessible and you find very fewer options. There is no Phone or email support.
● Ashampoo Support about products.