Free Online JPG to PCX Converter

Please note: Your JPG file, once uploaded to our server will be deleted 1 hour after upload so please download your converted JPG file before this time.

How to Convert your JPG to PCX Online?

Here are 2 simple steps to convert your JPG to PCX using our fast and free JPG converter tool.

Upload your JPG file

Upload your JPG file

Click the "Upload a JPG File" button, then select a JPG to upload. The maximum file size is 100MB.

Download your PCX

Download your PCX

Click the download link to receive your PCX file.

File format information for JPG and PCX

ExtensionJPG
Full NameJoint Photographic Experts Group
TypeImage
Mime Typeimage/jpeg
FormatBinary
Opens WithPaint.Net, Photoshop

The JPG file format is a popular image format most commonly used for the storage of digital photographs. The format implements a lossy-compression technology that allows for high levels of file compression with little perceptible loss of image quality making it an ideal format for photographs.

This format is one of the most used formats on the internet today with its small file sizes making it ideal for website images. Although there are newer image formats that may offer higher compression and quality the JPG is still and idela format for digital photos.

ExtensionPCX
Full NamePicture Exchange
TypeImage
Mime Typeimage/x-pcx
FormatBinary

The PCX file format is a legacy image file format originally released in 1985 by ZSoft Corporation. It was the native file format for the PC Paintbrush application and soon became one of the standard image formats for DOS.

The format uses an indexed palette method for storing color information and supports formats starting at 1-bit-per-pixel (bpp) through to 8-bpp, though support for 24-bit color was added later on. Image files based on the PCX format can still be found today and are supported by a limited number of modern applications.

Information for converting from JPG to PCX

Our JPG imaging tool will accurately convert your JPG file into a PCX image file using our high quality internal 2D rendering to create your final PCX ready for download. Your JPG file will be analyzed pixel by pixel in order to produce the most accurate conversion possible.

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I convert my JPG file to PCX?

First click the "Upload..." button, select your JPG file to upload. Your JPG file will be uploaded to our servers. When the JPG to PCX conversion has completed, you can download your PCX file straight away.

How long does it take to convert my JPG to PCX?

We aim to process all JPG to PCX conversions as quickly as possible, this usually takes around 5 seconds however this can be longer for certain files, so please be patient.

How accurate is the JPG to PCX conversion?

We aim to provide the best conversion experience. Our tools are under constant review and development with new features being added every week.

Is there any loss in quality when converting my JPG file?

If you are converting your JPG file to a format that implements lossy-compression then yes, the quality will be reduced however the loss in quality is usually not noticeable and can result in much smaller file sizes.

Will the conversion affect the resolution of my converted JPG file?

No. When converting your JPG file our tool will not perform any resizing of your image and the resulting file will be the same resolution as your uploaded JPG file.