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Autodesk Pixlr app review: advanced mobile photo editor with easy-to-use features 2021



Formerly known as Pixlr Express, the new Autodesk Pixlr app offers a more powerful photo editor Pixlr with easy-to-use tools, effects, and filters. This photo editing app allows you to edit and enhance photos to make them even better. It also offers different themes and options for creating a photo collage.

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Autodesk Pixlr is compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Keep reading our Autodesk Pixlr photo editor review for more details on all that this app has to offer. 

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Improve the Quality of Your Photos

Enhancing or editing photos is a daunting task especially if you do not have sufficient background on graphic software. But with Autodesk Pixlr, you can now improve the quality of your photos and add more styles to your images in just a few taps.

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Pixlr started as free online service with a web-based photo editor. For many years, millions of people used it to digitally enhance their photos. By transitioning as a mobile photo editor, Pixlr can now be used on the go by millions of smartphone and tablet users.

You can use Autodesk Pixlr even without creating an account with the site. But if you want to unlock more premium features such as double exposures and auto-blend mode, you will be required by the app to register and create a user profile.

The app allows you to use your device camera to capture an image and edit it on the fly. You can also import a photo from the device library and edit it inside the Pixlr editor. And if you want to make a collage, simply import several photos and Pixlr will auto-arrange them in a pre-defined format.

Editing photos with Autodesk Pixlr is easy. All the tools you need are neatly arranged at the bottom of the screen. Once you save your edits, you can export the image to your library or share it on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

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Best Features of Autodesk Pixlr

Autodesk Pixlr offers simple tools that allow you to rotate, crop, enhance, and fine-tune any supported image file. It offers four pre-set photo dimensions to make images larger or smaller. You can also set a custom dimension to resize any image.

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This app allows you to create stunning photo collage with pre-defined or custom themes. You can choose a fixed layout for your collage or edit the existing format to get a more unique look.

Pixlr offers tons of enhancement options including the Focal Blur, Color Splash, custom text overlays, auto-fix tool, after effects, red eye removal and many more. There are hundreds of enhancement tools available for you in the app.

And lastly, Autodesk Pixlr allows you to share edited photos directly from the app’s interface. It supports social sharing via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and email.

The developers are constantly working under the hood to fix bugs and make this app operate as smoothly as possible. 

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Pros and Cons


  • Offers hundreds of effects and enhancements
  • Offers easy-to-use editing tools for resizing, cropping, and rotating photos
  • Allows access to premium features by registering with the site
  • Offers pre-defined and custom photo collage sets
  • An easy to use iPad and iPhone photo editor with impressive workflow
  • Supports social media sharing


  • No negative review

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Final Thoughts

Autodesk Pixlr is one of the most powerful photo editors for mobile devices. It can match the functions and advanced features of premium graphic software. This is one of the best photo editing apps for iPhone and iPad.

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