Image Format WebP In Magento 2

Instead, you can use the extension that automatically converts images from PNG, JPG, and GIF to WebP format. We recommend using the Magento 2 WebP Images Extension since it has all the necessary options to help you optimize images and boost performance with no difficult configurations or code editing.

1. Types of Image formats

Following are the different types of breakpoints for desktop to various types of mobile devices Like:
  • JPEG (or JPG)
  • PNG – Portable Network Graphics (.png)
  • GIF – Graphics Interchange Format (.gif)
  • WebP (.webp)
  • TIFF – Tagged Image File (.tiff)
  • PSD – Photoshop Document (.psd)
  • AI – Adobe Illustrator Document (.ai)
  • RAW – Raw Image Formats.

2. Image format: webP

WebP is a modern image format that provides superior lossless and lossy compression for images on the web. Using WebP, webmasters and web developers can create smaller, richer images that make the web faster.
Modules recommended for webP
Magento 2 WebP is the extension for Magento 2 that allows you to reduce the size of images by converting them to next-generation image format – WebP.
1. WebP Images Extension by Magefan
2. WebP Images by Yireo
3. WebP Optimized Images Extension by JaJuMa
4. WebP Images for Magento 2 by FME extensions
5. Magento 2 WebP Image Support by MageComp