The File Extensions Database


.ZPAK File Extension

  • Developer by: Yifan Lu
  • Category: Emulator Files

What is an .ZPAK file?

.ZPAK is Sony Ericsson Xperia Play game pack file

File extension zpak is associated with the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play smart mobile device that contains Google Android operating system.

Xperia Play is able to run games from Sony Playstation 1 video gaming console and .zpak file stores various data used by PS1 games ported to Xperia Play.

It is also used by third party applications like PSXPeria converter that is able to convert ISO images of PS1 games to format compatible with Xperia Play.


How to open:

Some emulation software like the PSXPeria support this format and can work with it.

How to convert:

It does not seem to be possible to convert .zpak files to anything else.

How to solve problems with ZPAK files

  • Associate the ZPAK file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any ZPAK file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.ZPAK files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the ZPAK file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .ZPAK is Sony Ericsson Xperia Play game pack file. Because only the current version supports the latest ZPAK file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Yifan Lu manufacturer website after an available .ZPAK is Sony Ericsson Xperia Play game pack file update.
  • To make sure that your ZPAK file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.