audio

doc iconAudio stands for audio and music files. You can try to open these files with Winamp or Mercury Player softwares.

Audio Files


Music and audio files can be found with many different extensions in computers. Some of them can be compressed, and the others found in open form. ( Large size files )


The most common audio files are like these:

Open Files:

The sound quality is better but the file size is larger too. The most used sound files are as follows: 

AIFF
AU
CDDA
RAW
WAV
FLAC
LA
PAC
M4A
APE
RKA
RKAU
SHN
TTA
WV
WMA

Compressed files:

Such as mp3 files, the quality of these sound files is lower, on the other hand the file size is smaller too. The most common compressed files are as follows: 

MP2
MP3
Speex
Vorbis
GSM
WMA
AAC
m4a
mp4
m4p
aac
MPC
VQF
RA
RM
OTS
SWA
VOX
VOC
DWD
SMP

Other Formats: 

Most of them include music. However you can not find any human voices. For example midi files only consist of notes. It doesn`t contain human voice or musical instruments sounds. The examples of this type of extensions are like these:

CUST
MID
MUS
SIB
GYM
VGM
PSF
NSF
MOD
PTB
S3M
XM
IT
MT2
MNG
PSF
RMJ
SPC
NIFF
YM
JAM
ASF

If you need to learn more about any of these file extensions you may check our extension list by using the file name. 

You may use C_edit software to cut and compose music files. Also, you can try to use Winamp software to open various types of music files. These are free softwares that you can download via internet.

What to use audio

Winamp, Mercury player, Videolan

which page related to audio file

http://videolan.org/
http://www.winamp.com/

audio Related Searches

You can check related links about audio fileextension.