.ogg

File Type Ogg Vorbis Audio File IconOgg Vorbis Audio File
File Format Standard (developed by Xiph.Org)
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common
Description

Ogg Vorbis is an open source audio encoding and streaming technology used for compressing audio files.

OGG files can be played back using several different audio programs. Some examples include Apple QuickTime Player with the Xiph QuickTime Components (XiphQT) and VLC media player.

Important: "Ogg" refers to Xiph.org's container format for audio, video, and metadata. "Vorbis" is the name of the compression scheme applied to the audio data stored in the Ogg container.

Open With
Windows

IconNullsoft Winamp

IconRoxio Creator

IconPCF Miro

macOS

IconEltima Elmedia Player

IconPCF Miro

IconMPlayer

Unix

IconZinf

IconTotem

IconPCF Miro

Updated July 28, 2011
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