File Extension Library

.AWB File Extension

  • Developer by: CRI Middleware
  • Category: Audio Files

What are .AWB files and how to open them?

Can't open .AWB file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .AWB file.

What is a .AWB file extension?

.AWB file extension is created by CRI Middleware. .AWB has been classified as Audio Files.

.AWB is ADX Audio Package File2

An AWB file is an audio package used by various Sega Dreamcast, PlayStation 2, GameCube, and Wii video games developed by CRI Middleware. It contains ADX or ADX2 formatted audio that is typically used for sound effects, music, and dialogue featured in a game.

You can use VGMToolbox to unpack the AWB file in Windows. AWB files that contain audio saved in the ADX2 format store multiple .HCA or HCA-MX files. HCA files are encoded with the High Compression Audio (HCA) proprietary codec and HCA-MX files are encoded with the HCA-MX codec.

NOTE: AWB files are typically seen with .ACB files in the game installation directory.

List of all softwares that can open the ADX Audio Package File2
File Type 2 AMR-WB Audio File
Category: Audio Files

Audio format known as "Adaptive Multi Rate - WideBand" (AMR-WB) that uses a patented speech coding standard; similar to an .AMR file, but supports a wider frequency bandwidth of 50 Hz to 7 KHz; supports nine different bit rates, from 6.6 kbps to 23.85 kbps.

The AWB format is supported by various mobile phones and is used for creating Nokia True Tones.

How to fix problems with .AWB files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .AWB files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .AWB file format
  2. You need to check the .AWB file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)