What is ZipArchive?

ZipArchive is a simple utility class for zipping and unzipping files on iOS, macOS and tvOS.

  • Unzip zip files;
  • Unzip password protected zip files;
  • Unzip AES encrypted zip files;
  • Create zip files;
  • Create password protected zip files;
  • Create AES encrypted zip files;
  • Choose compression level;
  • Append to existing zip files;
  • Zip-up NSData instances. (with a filename)


  • Pricing: Free
  • Resource Link: https://github.com/ZipArchive/ZipArchive
  • Resource Maker: ZipArchive
  • Mobile Platform Destination: iOS Apps
  • Mobile Platform Support: Native iOS
  • Programming Languages: C#
  • iOS Versions Supported: iOS 8.0+, iOS 9.0+, iOS 10.0+, iOS 11.0+, iOS 12.0+
  • CocoaPods: SSZipArchive
  • Carthage: ZipArchive/ZipArchive