Why Can't Open and Edit HEIC Photos?

What is HEIC? It is a new file format released by Apple to store photos in less space while ensuring good image quality. Since iOS 11, HEIC is the default format for photos taken with iPhone.

But HEIC can't be recognized on other platforms and iOS older than iOS 11. This is the reason why you can't open and edit your HEIC photos on Windows, Android, and other systems.

HEIC images are compatible with:

iOS 11 and iOS 11 later, macOS High Sierra only.

JPG/JPEG/JNG is compatible with:

Windows 11/10/8/7 PC, iOS, Android, MacOS, Unix, Adobe Photoshop, most digital cameras, most social media, like Facebook, Twitter, Twitter, and so on.

Easily Convert HEIC Photos with FoneTool

FoneTool is an excellent HEIC converter on Windows. It lets you convert Apple's HEIC photos to legacy formats quickly.

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This HEIC converter helps you switch your HEIC files to most common compatible image formats.

  • • Convert HEIC to JPG/JPEG. JPG stores photos in smaller sizes. Use FoneTool to change files to JPG/JPG to save storage space.
  • • Convert HEIC to PNG. PNG keeps more details of images. PNG is a good choice when you need high photo quality.

Convert HEIC Pictures Flexibly

FoneTool is professional and easy-to-use HEIC-to-JPG/PNG converter on Windows.

  • • Batch convert HEIC images. Too many HEIC photos? Drag all photos to FoneTool and it will change the format quickly.
  • • Change HEIC offline.It converts without Internet. So, your photos won’t be uploaded to any Server.
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Lossless HEIC Image Conversion

This HEIC to JPG converter performs a lossless image format conversion.

  • • Convert without quality and detail loss. After converting, you won't lose photo quality and details (like location, taken date).
  • • Adjust output image quality. Also, FoneTool supports adjusting the output photo quality from “Medium” to “Highest”.

Why FoneTool Is the Best Choice?

3 Steps to Convert HEIC to JPG/PNG on Computer

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    Step 1.

    On FoneTool, click Toolbox -> HEIC Converter..

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    Step 2.

    Drag and drop HEIC images and choose the format you need.

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    Step 3.

    Click Start Converting to convert.

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