DTS File

What are DTS files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a DTS 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 DTS file?

DTS files have multiple uses, and Digital Surround Audio is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.

Digital Surround Audio File

The .dts file extension is used for an audio file format that was created by DTS, Inc. These DTS files are also known as Digital Surround Audio files. DTS, a series of multichannel digital sound technologies, is integrated into many audio playback hardware products. These DTS files contain digital multichannel (up to 5.1 channels) audio data. In addition, these .dts files may also store metadata details like the last modified date and time stamps, along with the date and time that the file was created.

How to open DTS files

We have identified two DTS openers that are compatible with this specific type of DTS file.

Programs that open Digital Surround Audio files

Last updated: December 21, 2022

More file formats using the DTS extension

Through our research of DTS files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • Device Tree Source File
  • Torque Dynamix Three Space 3D Model

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Any Video ConverterAny Video ConverterVerified
VLC Media PlayerVLC Media PlayerVerified
Zoom PlayerZoom PlayerVerified
K-Lite Mega Codec PackK-Lite Mega Codec PackVerified
MplayerMplayerUser submitted
PotPlayerPotPlayerUser submitted
MPC-HCMPC-HCUser submitted
PowerDVDPowerDVDUser submitted
5KPlayer5KPlayerUser submitted

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