PNG to GIF converter
Convert PNG to GIF
Convert your file from Portable Network Graphics to CompuServe Graphics Interchange Format with this PNG to GIF converter.
To convert in the opposite direction, click here to convert from GIF to PNG:
GIF to PNG converter
Try the GIF conversion with a PNG test file
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PNG to GIF conversion with our PNG example file.
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
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