What are CINE files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a CINE 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 CINE file?

A .CINE file is a Phantom Cine Video file.

We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.

How to open CINE files

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

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

Last updated: March 17, 2023

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Phantom Camera ControlPhantom Camera ControlUser submitted
Phantom High Speed Digital Video CameraPhantom High Speed Digital Video CameraUser submitted
CineMax ProCineMax ProUser submitted
FastRawViewerFastRawViewerUser submitted
Photo DataBasePhoto DataBaseUser submitted
Movavi PicverseMovavi PicverseUser submitted

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