.rom

File Type 1 Generic IconRead Only Memory Image
File Format Standard
Usage Open manually
Rank ★ ★ ☆  Average
Description

Contains data used for restoring or updating the ROM of a certain hardware device; often used for Firmware updates.

Open With
Windows

IconBasilisk II

IconMini vMac

IconSheepShaver

macOS

IconBasilisk II

IconMini vMac

IconSheepShaver

Unix

IconBasilisk II

IconMini vMac

IconSheepShaver

Updated 2007
File Type 2 Generic IconN64 Game ROM File
File Format Standard
Usage Referenced by an application; not meant to be opened manually; may run a program or script when opened
Rank ★ ★ ★  Common
Description

Nintendo 64 (N64) game file playable with an N64 emulator; stores the contents of an N64 game cartridge in a read-only file format that can be opened and played using a Nintendo 64 emulation program.

N64 game ROMs more commonly use the .N64 and .V64 file extensions.

Open With
Windows

IconProject64

Icon1964

IconUltraHLE

macOS

IconSixtyforce

IconMupen64

Updated February 25, 2008
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