evince 是一个支持多种格式的文件浏览器，如的PostScript ， PDF格式，单页和多页TIFF ， DVI接口， DjVu ，等等。它具有网页的缩略图，通过Gnome或基于GTK +印刷框架和范围内搜索文件。它支持显示的PDF索引和浏览PDF文件的加密。
Evince 3.4.0 发布了，主要改进内容：
1. New keyboard shortcuts have been introduced for navigating to the previous and next "find" matches.
2. A "Send To" action has been added to the file menu and the toolbar.
3. The "--named-dest" commandline option has been implemented, adding spawn and DBus support for named destinations.
4. A setting to disable auto-reloading has been introduced.
5. T1 font mapping files are now used in the DVI backend.
6. Odd-numbered pages can now also be displayed on the left.
7. Use of several deprecated GLib and GTK+ APIs has been removed.
8. synctex has been updated to version 1.17 to fix problems with file paths. Bugs have been fixed, and documentation improved.