What is a HEIC file?
Many users wonder what HEIC file is and if it is better than JPG. HEIC is a subset of HEIF (High-Efficiency Image Format) traditionally used in Apple products. Supports top resolution and superior compression than JPEG. HEIC file is half the size of a JPEG image with an equal resolution.
HEIC is a relatively new image format from Apple that uses superior compression techniques to create small lossless image files. While this is a great format for Apple devices, especially if you have storage limitations, the HEIC format cannot be handled natively on Windows or Android devices. That means you have to use an Apple computer, an iOS device, or convert it to a more global format like JPG. HEIC to
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Free HEIC Converter will give you the best conversion experience. It uses an efficient technology that allows you to convert HEIC images to JPEG in a short time. Without limitation, it works out of the box on both Windows and Mac. Convert HEIC to JPEG in Browser
This is the next easiest way to alter HEIC images to JPEG. You don’t need to download any software for this method and it works on all operating systems
MiConv is a free online service that converts your images online. It supports HEIC, PNG, JPEG, GIF, and WEBP among many other formats. They have built-in options to manage image resolution, quality, and file size too. Just drop your images on the site and choose the settings you want.
Convert HEIC photos to JPG with MiConv
Quickly convert HEIC photos to JPG with MiConv. If you want, you can later save them back to Photos from within the MiConv app. And this time the image format is JPEG.
release the Photos app and opt for one or extra HEIC images. These are the ones you clicked on with the iPhone camera.
Tap the share icon and select Copy Photo.
Open MiConv and select iCloud Drive, On My iPhone, etc. iCloud Drive and other 3rd party locations count towards your storage space and require the internet to upload and store the images. So it’s superior to prefer “On my iPhone”.
• Optional: Tap the plus icon (three dots in a circle) and create a new folder.
• Long press and tap “Paste”. The image will be improved to JPEG.
• Open this converted image in MyConv and tap the share icon. Now you can tap Save Image to save JPG to the Photos app or share JPG images through other apps and services.
• Download the free MiConv app from the App Store.
• Scroll down and you will see the.HEIC or. JPG.
If you want the iPhone to stop taking HEIC photos, or want to switch between highly efficient and most compatible based on your needs, there is an option to toggle between the two. To do this, go to this quick guide.
Convert photos from HEIC to JPG with a third-party app
There are 3rd party apps in App Store to help you convert heic photo to jpg easily. One such at no cost app is HEIC To JPEG. Here’s how to use it.
• Download HEIC to JPEG from App Store and launch it.
• Touch Selected images and select one or more images.
• Touch Share as JEPG in the top right corner.
Now touch Save image. If you want to share it with another app or service, choose one from the share sheet.