WBMP File Type

- The quick facts

What are WBMP files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a WBMP 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 WBMP file?

A .WBMP file is a Wireless Bitmap Image file. These files store bitmap images that have been saved in black and white. In the WBMP file format, monochrome images stored as 1-bit pixels. Therefore, pixels saved as a binary 1 represent white, and pixels saved as binary 0 represent black. Users can then send these images using wireless SMS messaging devices.

WBMP images are used by various mobile devices and were popular before standard mobile devices could handle and transmit full-color pictures and video media.

How to open WBMP files

We have identified 2 WBMP openers for Windows that are compatible with this specific type of WBMP file.

Programs that open Wireless Bitmap Image files

Bitberry File OpenerBitberry File OpenerVerified
ACDSeeACDSeeVerified
We have not yet verified any programs for Mac that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!
We have not yet verified any web services that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!

Last updated: January 25, 2022

Suggest another file format using extension WBMP

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

Various apps that use files with this extension

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

Pixillion Image ConverterPixillion Image ConverterUser submitted
Adobe ImageReadyAdobe ImageReadyUser submitted
IrfanViewIrfanViewUser submitted
PhotoPad Image EditorPhotoPad Image EditorUser submitted
FireworksFireworksUser submitted
Paint Shop ProPaint Shop ProUser submitted
Adobe PhotoshopAdobe PhotoshopUser submitted
Ashampoo Photo CommanderAshampoo Photo CommanderUser submitted
Zoner Photo StudioZoner Photo StudioUser submitted
Adobe ImageReady CS Central EuropeanAdobe ImageReady CS Central EuropeanUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with WBMP-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 WBMP-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!