Waifu2x - Upscale Anime Style Images

Easily double the size of your anime and manga images with a single click.

Create your perfect wallpaper or screensaver.

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Why to use Waifu2x?

Pixel Art

You are looking for how to increase the size of your pixel arts and you don't know how to do it so as not to lose quality in the attempt. Waifu2x is the best solution for your problem.

No pixelization

Increase the size of your images without losing quality and without being completely pixelated. You will get the best result with the minimum effort.

Anime & Manga Style

Waifu2x specializes in anime / manga style images, so you will not get the best results in photos or photographs that are not. Anyway, feel free to try it.


You can download your images in PNG or JPEG format according to your preference. The results will be equally good in both cases, so use the one you like best.

How to use Waifu2x? More info

Step One: Select Image

1. Select Image

Select your image from your hard drive.

Step Two: Configure

2. Configure

Configure the procces selecting all the available options.

Step Three: Download Image

3. Download Image

Now that your image is ready, just download it on the format you prefer.

A little bit about Waifu2x

What is Waifu2x?

Waifu2x is a web resizer that allows you to scale your images or photographs quickly and easily.
Just by sending your photo, Waifu2x will process it, resize it and reduce the noise it may have (also known as denoise), achieving amazing results.
Some users are searching us as waifuwx, but the right name is Waifu2x as you already may know. Just as notice, nothing more.

What does Waifu mean?

Waifu is a term for a fictional character, usually in anime, manga, light novel or related media, that someone has great, and sometimes romantic, affection for.
Examples of Waifus are Hatsune Miku (VOCALOID2), Himiko Toga (My Hero Academia), Asuka Langley (Neon Genesis Evangelion), Rias Gremory (High School DxD).

Waifu2x is also available for Android.

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