Free Online JPG to TGA 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 TGA Online?

Here are 2 simple steps to convert your JPG to TGA 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 TGA

Download your TGA

Click the download link to receive your TGA file.

File format information for JPG and TGA

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.

ExtensionTGA
Full NameTruevision TGA
TypeImage
Mime Typeimage/x-targa
FormatBinary
Opens WithPaint.Net

The TGA format was originally defined in 1984 by AT&T EPICenter and later became Truevision following a successful buyout. The format is a raster graphics format for use originally with high-end PC graphics cards intended for use in video editing with the format mainly supporting NTSC and PAL video resolutions.

The format stores images in various levels of color depth starting at 2-bits-per-pixel (bpp) all the way to 32-bit where color would occupy 24-bits with the final 8-bits dedicated to the alpha channel. The format of the file is fairly simple compared to other formats of the time such as BMP and TIFF.

Information for converting from JPG to TGA

Our JPG imaging tool will accurately convert your JPG file into a TGA image file using our high quality internal 2D rendering to create your final TGA 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 TGA?

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

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

We aim to process all JPG to TGA 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 TGA 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.