Information about the .wav (wav) file type

Below is all the information we have available on file about the .wav (wav) file type.

.wav
Windows Waveform audio file.

A .wav file represents a popular sound file format that can be played by most media players.

.wav files can hold 16, 24 or 32 bit mono or stereo. .wav files are not compressed (so can be quite large).

cf .mp3.

The following links provide further information related to the .wav file extension:

Where this is available we would like to include file format information on .wav files, as well as information on how to view or open files of type .wav. If you know of any information which we have missed then please let us know.