Here is a list of Best Free HEIC Converter Software for Windows. These are free HEIC viewer as well as converter software using which you can view and convert HEIC files. HEIC (High Efficiency Image File format) is an image container format for saving high quality image sequences and individual images. You can convert your HEIC images to a common image format like JPEG, PNG, BMP, GIF, TIFF, etc. In some of these, you can also batch convert HEIC images to other formats. In some of these, you get to configure some output settings like quality, interlacing option, compression level, etc.
My favorite Free HEIC Converter Software for Windows:
Regards Viewer is my favorite software as you can view as well as convert HEIC files. It supports a lot of output formats for HEIC conversion such as JPEG, BMP, TIF, GIF, WEBP, ICO, CUR, JP2, JPC, etc.
If you want to batch convert HEIC to JPEG or PNG, use iMazing HEIC Converter.
Regards Viewer is a free image viewer which can be used as a HEIC converter as well. To convert HEIC images, it provides a Save feature which is highlighted in Red in above screenshot. Using this Save option, you can convert HEIC to JPEG, BMP, TIF, GIF, WEBP, ICO, CUR, JP2, JPC, etc. image formats. While saving the image, it provides some output settings you can configure, such as codec option, JPEG quality, GIF compression option, interlaced or no interlaced, compression level, etc. These settings are based on the chosen output format.
As it is primarily a photo viewer, you can view supported images in it. It provides an inbuilt file explorer to browse and view images. You can use options like rotate, flip, slideshow, zoom, effects, color adjustments, etc. while viewing images. It also lets you view EXIF information of an image.
Apowersoft Photo Viewer
Apowersoft Photo Viewer is a free HEIC converter software for Windows. It is basically a HEIC viewer which can be used to convert HEIC images as well. For that, you can use its Save As feature. This option can be accessed from the 3 dot menu highlighted in above screenshot. It supports output formats including BMP, JPEG, GIF, ICO, PNG, TIFF, and WMPhoto files.
Apart from HEIC, it supports other images to open and view, such as BMP, GIF, JPEG, ICO, PNG, SVG, TIFF, etc. You can easily move to one to another image in a folder.
iMazing HEIC Converter
iMazing HEIC Converter, as the name suggests, is a free HEIC converter software for Windows. It is a batch HEIC converter as you can convert multiple HEIC images at the same time using it.
How to convert multiple HEIC images using this free software:
- First, drop your HEIC files to its interface or open individual or a directory of HEIC images using File menu.
- Now, select an output format from JPEG and PNG and hit the Convert button. For JPEG output, you can customize output quality and keep EXIF data.
Overall, it is a simple yet effective software to convert HEIC images to common formats like JPEG and PNG.
CopyTrans HEIC is another free HEIC converter for Windows. As you install it, it adds to the context menu of HEIC images from where you can convert HEIC images.
How to convert HEIC images using right-click menu:
- First, go to the HEIC images and right click on one of the HEIC image. If you want to batch convert HEIC to JPEG, select multiple files at once and right click on them.
- Now, from the context menu, click on Convert to JPEG with CopyTrans option. As you do that, it will convert HEIC to JPEG and the output images in the same folder.
Besides JPEG, it doesn’t let you convert HEIC to any other format.
You can also view HEIC images using it. To know how to view HEIC images using it, check this article on ILovefreeSoftware.com.
3uTools is a free iOS files and data management software for Windows. It lets you manage your iDevice from your Windows PC. From its Toolbox section, you can also find a Convert HEIC tool. Using this tool, you can convert HEIC images to JPEG format. Not one, but you can convert multiple HEIC images to JPEG at the same time. For conversion, you can also select output JPEG quality as low, medium, or high.
Apart from HEIC converter, it provides tools like 3uAirPlayer, Edit Audio Tag, Compress Photo, Make Ringtone, Convert Video, etc. To know more about its iDevice management tools and features, checkout its homepage provided below.