Open MP3 files with File Viewer Plus

MP3 file open in File Viewer Plus 4
MP3 file open in File Viewer Plus 4

Do you need to open an MP3 file?

File Viewer Plus can open MP3 files, and it comes with standard playback options. It allows you to inspect the metadata of the audio file and can also convert the audio to the MPEG-4 audio format at different bitrates and frequencies.

Play MP3 files with our easy-to-use audio player. Try File Viewer Plus for free today!


Free 14-day trial. 112.4 MB

mp3 file icon

What is an .MP3 file?

MP3 files are audio files that may store various types of audio content, including songs, audiobooks, lectures, sermons, and podcasts. The files are saved in a compressed MPEG format that uses "Layer 3" audio compression to reduce their size without much loss of quality. Because the MP3 format can store compressed audio in small file sizes, it became a standard for storing songs on CDs and distributing audio online in the 1990s and 2000s.

Since MP3 files are so common, you may encounter them in a variety of ways, such as downloading audio from the Internet, ripping music from a CD, or recording your own audio. You can use File Viewer Plus to play your MP3 files and even convert the audio to the MPEG-4 (.M4A) format and various bitrates and frequencies.

Learn more about MP3 files at  →

About File Viewer Plus

File Viewer Plus is a universal file viewer for Windows. Why pay for many software programs and clutter your PC when you only need one? File Viewer Plus supports over 400 file types. No longer do you need to buy extra software or install shady programs to open unknown or unique file types. File Viewer Plus also enables you to edit, save, print, and quickly convert your files.

Explore all features  →
File Viewer Plus 4

Start using File Viewer Plus for free

See how easy it is to open and view your files with a 14-day fully-featured trial.

Try Free