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libpng is described as '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' and is an app in the development category. There are five alternatives to libpng for Linux, Mac and Windows. The best alternative is libjpeg-turbo, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like libpng are libspng, GIFLIB, libjpeg and libtiff.

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  • FreeOpen Source
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  1. 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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  2. libspng

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    libspng is a C library for reading and writing Portable Network Graphics (PNG) format files with a focus on security and ease of use.

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    GIFLIB

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

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

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  4. libjpeg

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

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

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  5. 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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