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Summary

Name WebP
Version Lossy
Other names  
Identifiers PUID:  fmt/566
Family  
Classification Image (Raster)
Disclosure  
Description WebP is a raster image format developed by Google that uses the Resource Interchange File Format as a container. WebP's lossy compression algorithm is based on the intra-frame coding of the VP8 video format.
Orientation  
Byte order  
Related file formats None.
Technical Environment  
Released  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by Google
Supported by Google
Source Digital Preservation Department / The National Archives
Source date 19 Jul 2013
Source description  
Last updated 19 Jul 2013
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