BPGconv is a free BPG converter software that lets you bulk convert PNG and JPG images to BPG images and vice-versa. BPG (Better Portable Graphics) is created as a replacement for JPG images as its size usually remains smaller than JPG images. So if you have a need to convert your JPG images to BPG, this software is perfect.
You can also set quality and compression, include/exclude the metadata before conversion, etc. So, you can get more compressed BPG images using the settings. Similarly, you can adjust few settings when converting BPG images to JPG, PNG, GIF, etc.
Above you can see the conversion process and original and new size of images when converting from JPG to BPG.
Note: BPG image format is not supported by most of the image viewers. So, you will need some special software to view BPG images.
Using This Free BPG Converter Software:
Use this link to grab the installer or portable version of this software. Open the software and the very first thing you have to do is open the Settings. This will help you to set the options for both tasks: converting the JPG images to BPG (known as Encoding) and BPG to PNG or JPG (Decoding).
Save the settings and you will come to the main interface that has two main tabs on its interface: ENCODE and DECODE.
Use the ENCODE tab to add multiple JPG or PNG images and start the conversion to generate the BPG format images. You can also see the total decreased size for every single image.
In a similar way, when you have to convert BPG to JPG, TIFF, BMP, or PNG, you can use the DECODE tab.
Although BPG is less known image format and not used by millions of users, but there must be some people who would be looking for some utility to convert JPG to BPG and vice-versa. So, for all of them, BPGconv is surely a nice utility.