.SVGZ File Extension
Compressed SVG File
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What is an SVGZ file?
An SVGZ file is a Scalable Vector Graphics (.SVG) file compressed with gzip compression. It contains graphics data in an XML format and supports graphical elements including transparency, gradients, animations, and filters.
SVGZ files are typically 50 to 80 percent smaller in size than SVG. This is helpful for transferring SVG graphics online. SVGZ files are typically created by graphic professionals and web designers looking to share SVG graphics online but in a smaller file size.
You can open SVGZ file with various programs. Some applications include Adobe Illustrator, Corel PaintShop Pro, Serif DrawPlus, and Inkscape.