How to save Photos in JPEG instead of HEIC on iPhone Running iOS 12

Step 1. Start the Applying settings on your iOS device.

Launch the iPhone Settings app



2nd step. Now press Camera.

Tap Camera in iOS 12 Settings




Step 3 Then press formats.

Tap Sizes in iPhone Camera Settings



Step 4 Then select More compatible.

Select the most compatible to take JPEG images in iOS 11 or 12




Now your iPhone will take JPEG photos and H.264 videos. However, you will need to go into High Efficiency every time you want to shoot 4K at 60 fps and 1080p at 240 fps.

Automatically convert iPhone / iPad photos to JPEG when transferring to a Mac / Windows PC
The latest versions of iOS allow you to automatically convert HEIC images to JPEG when transferring to Mac or PC.

Step 1. Open Applying settings on your iOS device → Photos.

Tap Settings, then Photos on iPhone




2nd step. Now scroll down and select Automatic.

Select Automatic to convert iPhone photos to JPEG when transferring to a Mac or Windows PC

That’s about it! Your catch?

Although “Heek” is not yet widely supported, it is the future. Therefore, I would suggest that you opt for JPEG only when you have to deal with the problem of incompatibility. Do you have questions? Let us know below in the comments. Photo: Pixabay Source


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