Tranquility Reader

Tranquility Reader

Tranquility Reader improves the readability of web articles by removing unnecessary elements

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What is Tranquility Reader?

Tranquility Reader is a user-friendly Chrome extension designed to enhance reading online articles. It enhances readability by eliminating unnecessary elements such as ads, images, and social share widgets. It offers functional benefits that include offline content saving, export/import features, customization of fonts and colors, creation and management of own preset configurations, and annotation features. All the processing and data storage is local to your browser ensuring user’s data privacy.

By: arunk
Users: 4,041 ▲ 30
Rating: 4.55 (22)
Version: 3.0.21 (Last updated: 2020-09-02)
Creation date: 2019-10-11
Risk impact: Very low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • activeTab
  • storage
  • alarms
  • contextMenus
Size: 162.82K
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Tranquility Reader
Tranquility Reader (v3.0.24)
4.61 (244) 37,096
Not available on Edge

Tranquility Reader improves the readability of web articles by removing unnecessary elements like ads, images, social share widgets, and more.


  • Click the navigation-bar icon to transform the page on Desktop


  • Compatible with NoScript

  • Save content offline for reading later (the tranquility view is saved locally on your computer)

  • Ability to export/import the offline content.

  • Ability to customize default font, font-size, font color, background color, and width of the reading area (you can use to pick a suitable color code—thanks to user JA for feedback on this!)

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User reviews
User reviews summary
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  • Great customization options such as defining, naming and saving presets
  • Completely declutters webpage, adjusts font type and size, and text display
  • Has a 'night mode'
  • Faster and Works better on Firefox
  • Does not work well on chrome
  • Poor performance in bypassing paywalls
  • Doesn't allow changing background and font colors
  • Doesn't open links in Reader View
  • Doesn't offer image on/off option
  • Design is not modern
  • Lacks a keyboard shortcut
Most mentioned
  • Customization/presets
  • Performance issues on chrome
  • Night mode color scheme cannot be changed
  • No keyboard shortcut
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Risk impact

Tranquility Reader is safe to use. It does not request any sensitive permissions.

Risk likelihood

Tranquility Reader has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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