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.WEBP File Extension

File TypeWebP Image

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CategoryRaster Image Files


This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

What is a WEBP file?

Raster image format (pronounced "Weppy") developed by Google for Web graphics; designed to reduce image file sizes over standard JPEG compression while maintaining the same or similar quality; allows images to be downloaded more quickly.

More Information

NOTE: The WebP Codec for Windows plugin listed below enables Microsoft Windows Photo Viewer to open WEBP files.

Open and view .WEBP files with File Viewer Plus.
Programs that open WEBP files
Updated 12/29/2014

About WEBP Files

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