.BRR File Extension

File Type:
SNES Sample File

Having trouble opening .brr extension? Don't panic! This page explains what brr files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open brr files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a BRR file?

Brr file extension has SNES Sample file type, which is associated with the "audio files" category.

Files with this extension contain sound samples needed for Super Nintendo Entertainment System video games. Voices, sound effects, and other audio assets in BRR files are compressed so they can be used to build .SPC soundtrack files. The same compression method also adopted by PlayStation and Phillips CD audio processors. It is possible to extract BRR files from archives with the help of AddmusicK software. If you need to convert BRR files to .WAV (and vice versa), you can use BRRtools.  


To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

brr file icon
File Type:
SNES Sample File
Audio Files

How to open BRR file?

Double click the brr file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .brr extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the brr extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the brr file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open BRR files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the brr file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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