EVR File - opening and understanding

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

What is an EVR file?

An .EVR file is an Enhanced Variable Rate audio file. Files with file extension .evr are audio files in Enhanced Variable Rate Codec format.

This is an audio format developed by Qualcomm for speech transmission on early mobile CDMA networks.

EVRC is old technology invented in 1995, which has later been superseded by newer standards like SMV and CDMA2000 4GV, providing better voice quality and less bandwidth use.

How to open EVR 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 EVR for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 6 different EVR openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension EVR

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

Various viewers for this file format

These apps are known to open certain types of EVR files. Remember, different programs may use EVR 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
RealTimesRealTimesUser submitted
Stuffit ExpanderStuffit ExpanderUser submitted
Any Video Converter ProfessionalAny Video Converter ProfessionalUser submitted
Datamine StudioDatamine StudioUser submitted
RealDownloaderRealDownloaderUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with EVR-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 EVR-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!