JP2 file extension - JPEG 2000 (ISO 15444-1) picture
What is jp2 file? How to open jp2 files?
File type specification:
jp2 file icon:
File extension jp2 is best known to be associated with the JPEG 2000, an image compression format based on the wavelet technology. The format itself is defined by several standards (parts), from the basic coding system, to support of other various aspects.
JPEG 2000 is more sophisticated image format than JPEG. It offers superior compression performance and compared to JPEG fully supports transparency and alpha planes.
JPEG 2000 images (.jp2 files) typically that contain only the first standard (PART 1) of the file format. This part is patent-free and hence can be used by anyone and is usually supported by most graphic editors and viewers. PART 1 is also known as the ISO/IEC 15444-1.
The default software associated to jp2 file type:
Company or developer:
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 and also supports export to 70 different file formats. It works on Windows, Linux and macOS (OS X).
List of software applications associated to the .jp2 file extension
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that can be done with the file: like open jp2 file, edit jp2 file, convert jp2 file, view jp2 file, play jp2 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
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- Open jp2 file
- Edit jp2 file
- View jp2 file
- Convert jp2 file
- Create jp2 file
- Import jp2 file
- Export jp2 file
Software that open jp2 file - JPEG 2000 (ISO 15444-1) picture
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