File Extension Library

.SGI File Extension

  • Developer by: Silicon Graphics
  • Category: Raster Image Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .SGI files and how to open them?

Can't open .SGI file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .SGI file.

What is a .SGI file extension?

.SGI file extension is created by Silicon Graphics. .SGI has been classified as Raster Image Files. The format of .SGI file is Binary.

.SGI is Silicon Graphics Image File

Image saved in the native graphics format used by Silicon Graphics workstations; can store 8 to 32 bits per pixel; also supports Run-length encoding (RLE) compression for reducing the image file size.

SGI files are similar to .RGB files.

List of all softwares that can open the Silicon Graphics Image File
File Viewer Plus
Corel PaintShop Pro 2019
ACD Systems Canvas X 2019
ACD Systems ACDSee 2018
Newera Graphics Converter Pro
Apple Preview
Pixelmator 3
File Viewer for Android

How to fix problems with .SGI files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .SGI files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .SGI file format
  2. You need to check the .SGI file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)