Open WV file

The most common choise: Audio compressed without loss using WavPack

How to open Audio compressed without loss using WavPack .wv files

wv file icon Have you had trouble opening the wv file on your computer? What are wv files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is wv file?

You can recognize audio files in the Wavpack lossless audio compression format by their specific wv file extension.

Audio compressed without loss using WavPack description

WavPack lossless compressed audio files feature the  .vw file extension.

It is similar to other lossless audio file formats like FLAC or ALAC, but it is unique in its ability to offer both lossless and high-quality lossy compression in the same file.

WavPack files are often used by audiophiles and audio professionals who require high-quality audio files.

Suggested software to open wv file


A set of tools for WavPack lossless audio compression codec

VLC media player

One of the most popular multi-platfom multimeda player

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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Our database contains a huge list of different file extensions, usually with detailed description and programs that can be used to open or otherwise work with that particular file type.

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