Converting bitmap images like the GIF to vector formats (such as SVG) is possible, however the result is typically very poor. You can find even some online tools like the VectorMagic that allows users to convert bitmap to vector, but as was said the result may not be what you were looking for. Works best for geometric shapes and other simply images and very poor for photos and such.
Convert Graphics interchange file format to XML based scalable vector graphics format.
We have found 7 software records in our database eligible for .gif to .svg file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert gif to svg on Windows
A set of tools for graphics designers. With CorelDraw Graphics Suite designers can create vector illustrations, page layout, brouchures, web sites, retouch photos, convert bitmap images and vector images. CorelDraw Graphics Suite is available only for Microsoft Windows.
Corel Graphics Suite contains:
- Corel PHOTO-PAINT
- Corel PowerTRACE
- Corel CONNECT
- Corel Website Creator
- Corel CAPTURE
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The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned gif to svg. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
Mayura Draw is a vector-based drawing program. Unlike bitmap-based "paint" programs, vector-based drawing programs define each object that constitutes the drawing by its co-ordinates and not by pixels
Affinity Photo is professional photo editing program for Microsoft Windows operating system. It offers users to enhancing, editing and retouching images in an incredibly intuitive interface, with all the power and performance.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert gif to svg on OS X
Affinity Photo is OS X application for professional photo editing on the Mac. With a meticulous focus on workflow it offers sophisticated tools for enhancing, editing and retouching your images in an incredibly intuitive interface, with all the power and performance you need.
Multiplatform software - convert gif to svg on any platform
Inkscape is vector graphics editor that using with W3C standard Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) file format. Inkscape supports many advanced SVG features (markers, clones, alpha blending, etc.)
On-line services software - convert gif to svg on web
Picture Resize Free Online Image Converter is a set of free web based tools that allow you to convert, resize a picture without having to install any software on your computer. It is not meant to be a complete Image editing software package
VectorMagic is an online conversion service with which users can convert bitmap images like JPEGs, GIFs and PNGs to the crisp, clean, scalable vector art of EPS, SVG, and PDF with the world's best auto-tracing software.