Files with jxl extension are graphics images in JPEG XL format, which is upgraded version of the standard JPEG format.

There is one other file type using
the JXL file extension!

empty icon.jxl - Trimble Business Center JobXML document

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Software that open jxl file

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JXL file extension - JPEG XL graphics

What is jxl file? How to open jxl files?

File type specification:

Bitmap image file type icon Bitmap image file type

File extension jxl is used for a special variant of JPEG format, based on ISO/IEC 18181 specification. JPEG XL offers significantly better image quality and compression ratios compared to standard JPEG and also shorter specification.

A typical .jxl file is a picture, pretty much like standard JPEG, just in upgraded format.

Updated: April 4, 2024

Help how to open:

Can be opened using various graphics or digital photo editors.

How to convert:

Export to other graphics formats is doable.

Find converter to jxl file type:

jpg to jxl

List of software applications associated to the .jxl file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open jxl file, edit jxl file, convert jxl file, view jxl file, play jxl file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

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 jxl files.

Software that open jxl file - JPEG XL graphics

Programs supporting the exension jxl on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open jxl file action.

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