Did your computer fail to open an AMV file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .AMV files.
What is an AMV file?
AMV stands for Anime Music Video. Files that contain the the .amv file extension are compressed video files. AMV files are most commonly used by portable media players that have been created in China. These files are saved with low resolution in order to fit onto the screen of the media device that the video file is being played on.
Although the files were created for portable media devices, AMV files can also be played on a computer. The AMV file format is a proprietary video format that was produced for certain MP3 and MP4 players with video playback functionality.
Suggest another file format using extension AMV
While we know of one file format using the .AMV file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .AMV file.
Various AMV file openers, viewers, etc.
These apps are known to open certain types of AMV files. Remember, different programs may use AMV files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.