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Free Online SGI Converter

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A maximum of 20 files can be uploaded at once.

Please note: Your SGI file, once uploaded to our server will be deleted 15 minutes after upload so please download your converted SGI file before this time.

How to Convert your SGI file Online?

Here are 3 simple steps to convert your SGI file using our fast and free SGI file converter tool.

Upload your SGI file

Click the "Select File(s)" button, then select an SGI file to upload. The maximum file size is 100MB.

Select file type

Select the file type to convert your SGI file to using the dropdown list of available types.

Download your file

Click the download link to receive your converted file.

SGI file format information

Full NameIrix RGB
Mime Typeapplication/octet-stream

An SGI file, also known as Silicon Graphics Image file, is a raster image format originally developed by Silicon Graphics, Inc. (SGI) for their computer workstations. SGI files are primarily used for high-quality graphics and image storage, especially in applications requiring precision and high resolution. These files are known for their ability to store both grayscale and full-color images, making them versatile for various purposes.

One notable feature of SGI files is their support for multiple data formats, including 8-bit, 16-bit, and 32-bit color depths, as well as grayscale. This flexibility allows them to store images with different levels of detail and color accuracy. Additionally, SGI files can contain header information that describes the image's dimensions, color map, and other metadata, making them self-contained and easy to work with in software applications.

Although SGI workstations are less common today, the SGI file format is still used in certain industries, such as medical imaging and computer-aided design (CAD). However, for broader compatibility and easier sharing of images, many users now prefer more widely supported formats like JPEG or PNG. Nonetheless, SGI files remain an important part of the history of computer graphics and image processing.

SGI Converter Capabilities

Our SGI converter can both convert from and to SGI files and our developers are working to improve our SGI conversion tools in future versions.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it free to use the SGI conversion tools?

Yes! Our SGI conversion tools are 100% free to use.

Are there any SGI conversion usage limits?

No, you can convert as many files as you wish. We do not impose any conversion limits on our SGI conversion tools.

How long does it take to convert my SGI?

We aim to process all SGI conversions as quickly as possible, this usually takes around 5 seconds however this can be longer for certain files and significantly longer for some larger file formats, so please be patient.

What does the SGI conversion process involve?

Once your SGI file has been uploaded and we know the file format you wish to convert it to our bespoke conversion software will convert your SGI and make it available for you to download with a unique download Url.

Is it safe to convert my SGI on FabConvert.com?

Yes, of course it is! Your SGI, once converted is deleted 1 hour after upload and the download link will expire after this time.

Can I convert my SGI on Linux, Android, iOS or Mac OS?

Yes! Our SGI conversion tools will run on any system with a modern web browser.

Is there any support for me when using the SGI tool?

If you are having difficulty converting your SGI you can contact us and we will try to help where possible.