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Mozilla is bringing support for Google’s WebP image format to Firefox 65. The WebP image format was created by Google as a modern format designed for displaying images on the web.
“WebP lossless images are 26% smaller in size compared to PNGs. WebP lossy images are 25-34% smaller than comparable JPEG images at equivalent SSIM quality index.” states Google.
Popular browsers such as Chrome, Opera, and Edge already support the WebP image format and with the release of version 65, Firefox will as well.
Unfortunately, even with Firefox 65, WebP support is not currently enabled by default as can be seen when you go to Google’s WebP gallery.
WebP not enabled in Firefox 65
To enable WebP support in Firefox, you need to go to the about:config page and set
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