How to open Ogg Vorbis audio .oga files
Have you had trouble opening the oga file on your computer? What are oga files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.
What is oga file?
Files with oga suffix are Ogg Vorbis audio files with special, custom playback profile applied to them.
Ogg Vorbis audio description
File extension oga is related to Ogg Vorbis audio format and used for a specific audio format with custom profile.
Ogg Vorbis is an audio compression format, roughly comparable to other formats used to store and play digital music, such as MP3, VQF, AAC, and other digital audio formats. It is different from these other formats because it is completely free, open, and unpatented.
Ogg is the name of Xiph.org's container format for audio, video, and metadata.
Vorbis is the name of a specific audio compression scheme that's designed to be contained in Ogg. Note that other formats are capable of being embedded in Ogg such as FLAC and Speex.
Illiminable filters will let you play your Ogg Vorbis files in Windows Media Player, and other DirectShow based players. Players not based on DirectShow do not need these filters.
Suggested software to open oga file
Windows 11 default media player.
One of the most popular multi-platfom multimeda player
Linux version of popular VideoLAN player
Mac version of the popular VLC player