BNP File Type

- The quick facts

What are BNP files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a BNP file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a BNP file?

The .bnp file extension is most commonly used for system files that have been created by some Sony HD cameras. The Sony Camcorder HDR-SR5 and Handycam DCR-DVD810 both use the .bnp file extension. These files are used by the internal systems of these HD cameras.

How to open BNP files

Important: Different programs may use files with the BNP file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your BNP file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

We have not yet verified any programs for Windows that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Last updated: December 4, 2010

Suggest another file format using extension BNP

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