RGB to YUV Converter

Select files for conversion or just drag and drop them to the upload area

How to convert RGB files to YUV online?

Step 1.

Upload RGB-file

Click "Choose File" button to select a rgb file on your computer. RGB file size can be up to 50 Mb.
Step 2.

Convert RGB to YUV

Click "Convert" button to start conversion.
Step 3.

Download your YUV

When the conversion process is complete, you can download the YUV file.


  • First you need to add file for conversion: drag and drop your RGB file or click the "Choose File" button. Then click the "Convert" button. When RGB to YUV conversion is completed, you can download your YUV file.
  • Image conversion is pretty fast. You can change RGB to YUV in a few seconds.
  • Of course! We delete uploaded files immediately, and converted ones after 24 hours. No one has access to your files. File conversion (including RGB to YUV) is absolutely safe.
  • Yes, you can use AnyConv on any operating system that has a web browser. Our RGB to YUV converter works online and does not require software installation.

Information about RGB and YUV file formats

Full name RGB Bitmap YUV, YUV Encoded Image File
File extension .rgb .yuv
MIME type image/x-rgb
Developed by SGI Unknown
Type of format Raster image
Description The file extension YUV is assigned to images stored in this special format. Thanks to the splitting up of color information, YUV files can store these kind of information a lot more accurate than images that are stored with RGB. In general, images that have been encoded using YCbCr are referred to by the term YUV.
Technical details The color inside YUV images is split across different components. Matching the file extension name, they are named Y, U and V respectively. Brightness information are stored as Y, while U and V contain the color information. YUV files can be encoded in a variety of bit ranges, namely 12, 16 or 24 bits.
File conversion RGB conversion YUV conversion
Associated programs ACD Systems Canvas 12, ACDSee Photo Manager 14, Apple QuickTime Player, Corel PaintShop Pro X4, GIMP, XnView Datahammer 7yuv YUV Viewer (Windows), Elecard YUV Viewer (Windows), ImageMagick (Windows), XnViewMP (Windows, Mac & Linux)
Wiki https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RGB_color_model https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/YUV