There are 8 other file types using
the IMG file extension!
.img - CloneCD image file [common]
.img - Floppy Image image file [common]
.img - Grand Theft Auto game archive file
.img - Disk Copy, ShrinkWrap disk image file
.img - Garmin basemap file
.img - ZX Spectrum emulator disk image file
.img - Bitmap picture
.img - QEMU Qcow disk image file
IMG file extension - Google Android boot image
What is img file? How to open img files?
File type specification:
img file icon:
The img file extension is among others used by the Google Android operating system for smart phones and tablets.
These *.img files are used by Google Android operating system for its boot image files (bootloader).
The img file can also store image with data for update baseband (radio).
The default software associated to img file type:
Company or developer:
Android SDK provides the tools and libraries necessary to begin developing applications that run on Android-powered devices (mobile phones, tablets etc.).
Android SDK was replaced by Android Studio development tool.
Company or developer:
Google Android is operating system for smart phones and tablet computers developed by the Google. Android is based on the Linux kernel. Basic Android's applications are closely related to Google account and services such as Gmail, Calendar, Maps, YouTube, etc.
Applications for Android are written in Java source code but finally compiled for Android Dalvik virtual machine. In Android 4.4 and later is used new runtime environment called Android Runtime (ART) with JIT compiler.
New applications for Android are available on the Google Play a one of the basic applications in clean Android installation.
Google Android operating system versions:
- Android 7 Nougat
- Android 6 Marshmallow
- Android 5 Lollipop
- 4.4.x KitKat
- 4.3.x Jellybean
- 4.2.x Jellybean
- 4.1.x Jellybean
- 4.0.x Ice Cream Sandwich
- 3.x.x Honeycomb
- 2.3.x Gingerbread
- 2.2 Froyo
- 2.1 Eclair
- 1.6 Donut
- 1.5 Cupcake
List of software applications associated to the .img file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open img file, edit img file, convert img file, view img file, play img file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the img files.
- Open img file
- Create img file
- Import img file
- Recover img file
- Others img file