MD3 File Type

- The quick facts

What are MD3 files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a MD3 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 MD3 file?

A .MD3 file is a Quake III Arena model file. Through our analysis of MD3 files, we know that one use of the format is Quake III Arena model. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open MD3 files

Important: Different programs may use files with the MD3 file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your MD3 file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 3 different MD3 openers which you will find listed below.

Last updated: June 1, 2021

Suggest another file format using extension MD3

While we know of one file format using the .MD3 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 .MD3 file.

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of MD3 files. Remember, different programs may use MD3 files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

GOM PlayerGOM PlayerUser submitted
Cable I.D. Printer APPLICATIONCable I.D. Printer APPLICATIONUser submitted
Misfit Model 3DMisfit Model 3DUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with MD3-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 MD3-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!