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Name WebP
Version Lossy
Other names  
Identifiers PUID:  fmt/566
Classification Image (Raster)
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.
Byte order  
Related file formats None.
Technical Environment  
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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