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libjpeg Alternatives

libjpeg is described as 'widely-used free software library written in C which implements JPEG decoding and encoding functions alongside various utilities for handling JPEG images' and is an app in the development category. There are six alternatives to libjpeg for Linux, Mac and Windows. The best alternative is MozJPEG, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like libjpeg are Guetzli, libjpeg-turbo, libpng and GIFLIB.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux

libjpeg is a widely-used free software library written in C which implements JPEG decoding and encoding functions alongside...

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  1. MozJPEG

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    MozJPEG reduces file sizes of JPEG images while retaining quality and compatibility with the vast majority of the world's deployed decoders.

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  2. Guetzli

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Guetzli is a JPEG encoder that aims to improve the web experience through highly optimized image compression that still yields great image quality.

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  3. libjpeg-turbo

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    libjpeg-turbo is a derivative of libjpeg that uses SIMD instructions (MMX, SSE2, NEON) to accelerate baseline JPEG compression and decompression on x86, x86-64, and ARM systems.

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    libpng

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    libpng is the official Portable Network Graphics (PNG) reference library (originally called pnglib). It is a platform-independent library that contains C functions for handling PNG images.

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    GIFLIB

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    GIFLIB is a software library for rendering and generating GIF image files.

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  6. libtiff

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Libtiff is a library for reading and writing Tagged Image File Format (abbreviated TIFF) files. The set also contains command line tools for processing TIFFs.

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