The bpg file extension related to Better Portable Graphics (BPG Image format) a picture image file format used to store bitmap picture images.

There are 2 other file types using
the BPG file extension!

bpg file icon.bpg - Delphi project group file

bpg file icon.bpg - Atari Jaguar BPEG graphic file

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BPG file extension - Better Portable Graphics picture image file

What is bpg file? How to open bpg files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

The bpg file extension is associated with the BPG Image format (Better Portable Graphics) developed for replacing JPEG picture image format.

BPG is lossy and lossless picture compression format based on HEVC (High Efficiency Video Coding).

It supports grayscale, YCbCr, RGB, YCgCo color spaces with an optional alpha channel. CMYK is supported by reusing the alpha channel to encode an additional white component.

Properties:

  • High compression ratio
  • Supported by various web browsers with a small JavaScript decoder
  • Lossless compression
  • Native support of 8 to 14 bits per channel for a higher dynamic range
  • Various metadata (EXIF, ICC, XMP)
  • Animation support

 

The default software associated to bpg file type:

XnView MP icon

Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet logo XnView MP  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
  Pierre-Emmanuel Gougelet

XnView MP is the enhanced version of XnView Classic. It is a free (for non-commercial purposes) powerful cross-platform media browser, viewer and converter. Compatible with more than 500 formats. It works on Windows, Linux and macOS.

Help how to open BPG files:

Now is viewable in Web browsers with JavaScript decoder installed on web the page.

How to convert file with extension BPG:

web browser is able to save *.bpg files to *.png format.

List of software applications associated to the .bpg file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open bpg file, edit bpg file, convert bpg file, view bpg file, play bpg file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the bpg files.

  • View bpg file
  • Print bpg file

bpg file viewer - programs that view bpg file - Better Portable Graphics picture image file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for view bpg file action.

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

Multiplatform:

Main software associated with bpg file by default:
XnView MP small icon XnView MP
Other suggested software:
Simple BPG Image viewer

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