AWB File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open an AWB file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .AWB files.

What is an AWB file?

An .AWB file is an Adaptive Multi-Rate Wideband audio file. AWB stands for Adaptive Multi-Rate Wide Band. It is an improvement of the .amr file format and was developed by Nokia. Files with the .awb extension are compressed audio files that have been optimized to record speech and for voice transmission on mobile networks.

How to open AWB files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension AWB for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different AWB openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension AWB

While we know of one file format using the .AWB 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 .AWB file.

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of AWB files. Remember, different programs may use AWB files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

RealPlayerRealPlayerUser submitted
AVS Media PlayerAVS Media PlayerUser submitted
Total Video ConverterTotal Video ConverterUser submitted
E.M. Total Video PlayerE.M. Total Video PlayerUser submitted
AVS DVD PlayerAVS DVD PlayerUser submitted
Total Video PlayerTotal Video PlayerUser submitted
RealTimesRealTimesUser submitted
WindowsPlayerWindowsPlayerUser submitted
Stuffit ExpanderStuffit ExpanderUser submitted
Real AlternativeReal AlternativeUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with AWB-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with AWB-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!