HEIF/HEIC is an image file format which encapsulates HEVC (High Efficiency Video Codec) encoded images. In comparison to JPG, it reduces the file size by up to 50%. Starting with iOS11, HEIC is the new standard format for storing images on Apple's mobile devices.
ICO is an image file format that can contains image icons. ICO is used in Microsoft Windows Operating systems to contain the icon files. It typically contains bitmap images. Also ICO files are used in websites as favicon. It supports 24 bit colors images.
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