GIF to PNG converter
Convert GIF to PNG
Convert your file from CompuServe Graphics Interchange Format to Portable Network Graphics with this GIF to PNG converter.
To convert in the opposite direction, click here to convert from PNG to GIF:
PNG to GIF converter
Try the PNG conversion with a GIF test file
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GIF to PNG conversion with our GIF example file.
GIF (CompuServe Graphics Interchange Format)
GIF is the internet’s favorite image file type due to its abilities to animate images. GIF files use bitmap images and allow up to 8 bits/pixel. This allows 256 colors in the 24-bit RGB color space. Not all GIF images are animated; many logos and images with sharp, defined lines and edges, and a transparent background utilize the GIF extension. Compression for GIF files is lossless so the size...
What is GIF
PNG (Portable Network Graphics)
PNG files (which are commonly called "ping") are a format that contains bitmapped or raster images. Originally, the PNG image format was created to take over from the GIF format since they both have the ability to display transparent backgrounds. Another similarity between the two is the use of indexed colors and lossless compression. PNG files, however, do not have the same copyright...
What is PNG